State officials vow to take swifter action against centers that consistently disregard safety rules.
Updated: May 05, 2012, - 09:42 AM
On his 90th birthday, Lawrence Brown received a gift from his children and grandchildren -- a list titled "90 Important Things About Papa.'' It ranged from everyday qualities such as "baseball player" and "mini-van driver" to obscure titles such as "grammar police" and "pretend movie hater."
Updated: March 21, 2012, - 11:52 PM
Healthy Legacy of Minnesota said 99 items were tested, including items from Claire's and Target.
Updated: March 13, 2012, - 08:16 PM
Recent state and federal laws may be helping young adults, even as the overall uninsured rate remains high.
Updated: March 06, 2012, - 08:59 PM
Minnesota officials are reporting a handful of doctors to the state medical board for potential disciplinary action because of the amount of addictive painkillers and potent psychotropic drugs they have prescribed.
Updated: February 29, 2012, - 11:27 PM
The disparity is biggest for those with advanced degrees, study says.
Updated: February 28, 2012, - 10:06 PM
Spine injuries from youth sports have been in the news lately, but which sports are riskiest? The Minnesota Department of Health addressed that question earlier this year by reviewing data on people hospitalized since 1993 for spinal cord injuries.
Updated: February 28, 2012, - 05:22 PM
Citizen reviewers find faults in effort to curtail abuse, neglect.
Updated: February 27, 2012, - 08:56 PM
New treatments are starting to defy old notions about rehabilitation. Stem-cell transplants and other therapies are showing promise in research. But exercise has become the key.
Updated: February 27, 2012, - 03:31 PM