As COVID Vaccines Are Readied For Distribution, Some Worry About Rushed RolloutThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and health officials around the country are working to decide who will get the COVID-19 vaccine first.
Data Shows Pfizer's COVID Vaccine To Be 90% Effective - But What Does That Mean?Data suggests Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is 90% effective in preventing the novel coronavirus -- but what exactly does that mean?
Despite Bi-Partisan Law, Wisconsin Hasn't Expanded SeniorCare Program To Cover VaccinesThe Wisconsin Department of Health Services has not expanded the state's popular SeniorCare program to include coverage for vaccines, despite being required under a bipartisan law and as flu season begins while the coronavirus ravages the state.
'Unprecedented Demand' For Flu Shots Causing ShortageWith COVID-19 concerns and regular flu season warnings, health care providers say they're seeing an unprecedented demand for flu vaccines.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: HealthPartners Stops COVID-19 Vaccine Trials After AstraZeneca Reports UK Patient Had Serious Side EffectA COVID-19 vaccine about to be tested on Minnesotans is now being investigated for potentially serious side effects.
Who Will Get To Take The COVID-19 Vaccine First?Once a vaccine is manufactured, it has to be distributed. The big question regards who will get to receive it first.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: U Searching For Hundreds Of Volunteers To Aid In Finding COVID-19 CureResearchers at the University of Minnesota desperately need volunteers in an effort to find a cure or vaccine for COVID-19.
Hundreds Rally To Oppose Bill Limiting Vaccine ExemptionsA proposed Minnesota Senate bill would remove language in state law that allows parents to "conscientiously" object to the shots.
Vaccine Clinic Look-UpNeed to get a vaccination but not sure where to go? Check out the Vaccine Clinic Look-Up at the Minnesota Department of Health.
71 Rochester Students Ordered Out Of Class Over Vaccination ConcernsDozens of students in one Minnesota school district were ordered out of class Wednesday.
Rochester Students Could Be Sent Home If Not VaccinatedMore than 100 students in Rochester will be sent home from school unless they can prove they've been vaccinated or are exempt.
Good Question: How Are Vaccines Approved?Experts say do not expect to see any possible protection from the Zika virus on the market until at least 2018.
Vaccine Skeptics Find Unexpected Allies In Conservative GOPAs vaccine skeptics fight laws that would force more parents to inoculate their kids, they are finding unexpected allies in conservative Republicans. Though the stereotype of a vaccine skeptic is a coastal, back-to-the-land type, it's generally been Democratic-controlled states that have tightened vaccination laws.
Doctor: Measles Can Be Tough For Younger Doctors To SpotMeasles was all but eradicated in the U.S. decades ago, thanks to the immunization program. That's a problem for some doctors. Hennepin County Medical Center's Dr. David Hilden said younger physicians sometimes don't make a measles diagnosis until the appearance of a rash, which is a late stage symptom.
'U' Student With Measles Passes Infectious StageMinnesota's only active measles case, a 20-year-old University of Minnesota student, has passed the infectious stage. It will be at least another week until health officials find out if that one case spread elsewhere.