October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Minnesota non-profit Firefly Sisterhood is working to support women through the obstacles of COVID-19, founding executive director Kris Newcomer explains (3:57). WCCO Mid-Morning - October 13, 2020

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Supporting Women With Cancer During COVID-19 PandemicOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Minnesota non-profit Firefly Sisterhood is working to support women through the obstacles of COVID-19, founding executive director Kris Newcomer explains (3:57). WCCO Mid-Morning - October 13, 2020
October Is Breast Cancer Awareness MonthThursday will be the 12th year of the Girls Night Out event to Benefit Hope Chest for Breast Cancer, Katie Welch Len explains (3:40). WCCO Mid-Morning - September 29, 2020
Researchers: Black Newborns Die Less When Cared For By Black DoctorsThe research shows that Black newborns’ in-hospital death rate is a third lower when Black newborns are cared for by Black physicians rather than white physicians, Dr. Rachel Hardeman explains (3:17). WCCO Mid-Morning - August 27, 2020
Minneapolis Heart Health Institute Foundation Hosts ‘Hope, Health And Humor’Dr. Courtney Jordan Baechler, medical director at Emerging Science Centers, talks about the event promoting women's heart health (3:11). WCCO Mid-Morning - August 11, 2020
Many Worry About Poor Health Limiting Life ExperiencesA new survey shows 7 out of 10 people say they worry that poor health will limit their life experiences (2:46). WCCO Mid-Morning - July 21, 2020
Poor Work-Life Balance Linked To Poor Health, Survey FindsResearchers in Germany examined the habits of working adults in Europe and found those who reported poor work-life balance were twice as likely to also report poor health (3:14). WCCO Mid-Morning - July 16, 2020
'U' Announces Breakthrough On Treating Fetal Alcohol Spectrum DisordersDoctors believe they're only beginning to understand the problems drinking alcohol while pregnant will lead to, Jeff Wagner reports (2:01). WCCO 4 News At 5 - June 19, 2020
Chocolatier Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Now Giving BackFor nearly 20 years, Mary Leonard's company Chocolate Celeste has provided joy in the good times, and the tough, Jason DeRusha reports (2:59). WCCO Mid-Morning - June 5, 2020
Join Us For A Guided Meditation To Ease Your AnxietiesRelationship guru Dr. Kirsten Lind Seal shares ways to help you combat the day-to-day anxiety of living with the pandemic (7:05). WCCO Mid-Morning - April 22, 2020
Friday Is 'Go Red For Women' DayThe goal is to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease in women, Wendy Gillette reports (2:08). WCCO 4 News At Noon - February 7, 2020
Many Americans Believe They're In Excellent HealthA new survey shows that 71% of Americans think their overall healthy is either good or excellent (3:11). WCCO Mid-Morning - January 28, 2020
Rate Of Teen Pregnancies Falling In Hennepin CountyPregnancy rates among women ages 15 to 19 fell by 21% between 2017 and 2018, Ali Lucia reports (0:28). WCCO 4 News At Noon - November 12, 2019
October Is Breast Cancer Awareness MonthIt's estimated that nearly 5,000 Minnesotans will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, Dr. Ann Callahan with Allina Health explains (3:00). WCCO Mid-Morning - October 11, 2019
Wellness Generates $4.2 Trillian GloballyA recent survey shows 47 percent of people say self-care is very important, and it also shows the top trends in self-care (3:27). WCCO Mid-Morning - July 2, 2019
Annual 'Illuminight' To Help Those Battling Breast CancerDiscussing this are Kris Newcomer, executive director of The Firefly Sisterhood, and Anne Andrus, who used Firefly Sisterhood services while battling breast cancer in 2016 (3:09). WCCO Mid-Morning - June 17, 2019
Two Haute Mamas Raising Awareness Of High Blood PressureLindy Vincent, of Two Haute Mamas, and Kelly Robinson, with Black Nurses Rock of Minnesota, explain (3:02). WCCO Mid-Morning - June 11, 2019
Groups File Suit Against 'Restrictive' Minnesota Abortion LawsThe group Gender Justice announced the launch of their campaign "UnRestrict Minnesota," Reg Chapman reports (3:00). WCCO 4 News At Noon - May 29, 2019
How Tyto Home Says It Can Save You MoneyThe $300 device promises to save you trips to the doctor by allowing you to video call one instead, Christiane Cordero reports (3:18). WCCO Mid-Morning - May 8, 2019
Abortions After Six Weeks Will Now Be Illegal In GeorgiaGeorgia Governor Brian Kemp signed the "Living Infants Fairness and Equality (LIFE) Act," Mark Strassmann reports (2:15). WCCO 4 News At Noon – May 7, 2019
Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance Celebrates 20th YearA Minnesota organization that has raised more than $8 million for cancer research is marking a big milestone this year, Terri Woodhull and Erin Helbling explain (3:14). WCCO 4 News At Noon - April 16, 2019
Mike Max Shoots Hoops With Tyus JonesTyus Jones is part of the basketball pride of Minnesota. He went head to head in another game of W-C-C-O -- but it's about much more than basketball, reports Mike Max (2:59). WCCO 4 News At 6 – April 3, 2019
Lift Bridge Teams Up With Girl Scouts To Celebrate Internat’l Women’s DayIn celebration of International Women's Day, Lift Bridge Brewing Company is teaming up with the Girl Scouts today for a family-friendly "Beer and Cookie Pairing" event at the Stillwater. (3:19) WCCO Mid-Morning – March 8, 2019
What Can Mothers Do To Avoid Isolation?Moms can have a hard time connecting with peers when they're busy taking care of kids, home and work - especially stay at home moms. That was one of the recent topics of a post on Twin Cities Moms blog: how apps can save moms from isolation. Beth Zustiak, the Founder and Owner of TCMB, joins us now. (3:27) WCCO Mid-Morning – March 4, 2019
At-Home Test Kits For Breast, Ovarian Cancer Risk Running OutA Minnesota woman is plotting out a plan to reduce her risk of cancer after learning she tested positive for the BRCA gene, reports Kim Johnson (3:13). WCCO 4 News At 10 – February 19, 2019

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