While Minnesota is known for its low uninsured rate in adults — it’s typically among the five lowest in the nation — it still ranks 22nd in the country for the rate of uninsured children.
Updated: November 23, 2013, - 07:31 AM
As they face more threats from patients and their families, health care workers get training to prepare for new risks.
Updated: November 21, 2013, - 06:22 AM
The University of Minnesota is finalizing a deal to allow new mothers to donate umbilical cord blood for transplants and stem cell research.
Updated: November 18, 2013, - 10:08 AM
The anxiety of living in a neighborhood where a toxic chemical lurks underground showed Tuesday, as current and former residents of the Como neighborhood in southeast Minneapolis reacted to the rediscovery of trichloroethylene, or TCE, in their soil.
Updated: November 12, 2013, - 09:59 PM
Residents voice anxieties at SE Minneapolis meeting on TCE pollution.
Updated: November 12, 2013, - 04:37 PM
bout 200 times each year, young people come to the Full Cycle Bike Shop and work with a mechanic and youth worker on donated bikes that they get to keep
Updated: November 11, 2013, - 08:18 PM
Little Madelia is taking on Big Soda.Leaders in the southwest Minnesota community will use a $57,000 Statewide Health Improvement (SHIP)...
Updated: November 10, 2013, - 07:18 AM
Fumes could enter Minneapolis homes from the soil, once contaminated with a solvent from an old General Mills lab.
Updated: November 07, 2013, - 10:12 PM
Retired gym teacher Joy Johnson, 86, died a day after completing her 25th New York City Marathon. She will be remembered at a funeral in her childhood home of Waconia, Minn.
Updated: November 06, 2013, - 11:12 PM