Long believed to cause more problems for teens, the drinks also send older folks to the ER.
Updated: January 18, 2013, - 09:33 AM
The number of long-term care facilities with confirmed flu cases doubled to 107, and more than 90 schools reported outbreaks in the second week of January.
Updated: January 18, 2013, - 06:39 AM
One minute, tops, is what Minnesota officials figured they'd have to discuss the challenges of aging with State Fair visitors before people lost interest and headed off to the swine barn or butter queen.
Updated: January 10, 2013, - 07:56 PM
A Twin Cities attorney is lobbying state legislators to change the law, which, he says, has failed to keep up with the changing nature of families and fertility science.
Updated: January 06, 2013, - 08:13 AM
An increase in fruits and vegetables offered by Minnesota high school lunch programs could be, well, fruitless if school districts don't also cut down on unhealthy snacks available to students.
Updated: December 30, 2012, - 07:35 PM
More than 20,000 adolescents and teens in the United States now have Type 2 diabetes, compared with almost none 20 years ago. And the worst might be ahead.
Updated: December 30, 2012, - 01:22 PM
The state's progress in harder-to-place adoptions is a new start in life for lots of kids once stuck in the foster system.
Updated: December 23, 2012, - 08:36 AM
Racial gaps persist, but state saw broad declines in smoking, drinking and teen sex.
Updated: December 12, 2012, - 10:53 PM
Reading and "executive" skills can help homeless or highly mobile students overcome long odds, according to U researchers.
Updated: December 12, 2012, - 12:11 AM