At least seven Minnesota hospitals have stopped, or planned to stop, scheduling deliveries since 2009.
Updated: January 31, 2015, - 08:56 AM
The case is drawing new attention to Minnesota vaccination laws and prompting state health officials to remind parents that measles remains dangerous.
Updated: January 30, 2015, - 06:14 AM
Before sending space travelers on a 500-day flight to Mars, NASA needs Dr. Richard Lindstrom and nine other U.S. experts to solve why astronauts suffer severe vision problems after long tours in space.
Updated: January 29, 2015, - 07:46 PM
Organizers are considering adding a confidential mental-health and substance-abuse questionnaire to the schools’ annual screening, a reflection of growing attention to anxiety and stress among the nation’s teenagers.
Updated: January 27, 2015, - 03:27 PM
For the first time in the 15-year history of the statewide smoking survey, Minnesota's youngest adults were no longer the most likely to smoke.
Updated: January 23, 2015, - 01:49 PM
Many of the thorniest issues in health care in recent years have had to do with chronic, long-term pain.Regulators have...
Updated: January 22, 2015, - 07:42 PM
13 percent decline vindicates sex ed that focuses on decisionmaking, health officials say.
Updated: January 21, 2015, - 10:52 PM
An issue simmering since the Twin Cities’ nurse picket of 2010 remains unresolved, to union’s frustration.
Updated: January 19, 2015, - 09:21 PM
A trippy new patient room at Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis is capable of producing an orange scent, or piping musical vibrations to a comfy chair, as part of the hospital’s movement away from conventional drugs and toward alternatives to help children in pain.
Updated: January 19, 2015, - 09:03 AM