Business has been slow for Allina Health’s lung cancer screening program, despite a new federal recommendation that many chronic smokers...
Updated: February 08, 2014, - 04:23 PM
In some ways, Dr. Julie Anderson was four years late to the prom: She attended Tuesday night’s State of the...
Updated: February 01, 2014, - 05:21 PM
State data show notable gain in 10-year effort to reduce non-fatal errors but an offsetting bump in those that proved fatal.
Updated: January 23, 2014, - 09:53 AM
Soil contaminated years ago by General Mills had raised worries of additional health risks.
Updated: January 21, 2014, - 09:50 PM
Either today’s teens are taking fewer illicit risks, or they’re getting better at fibbing about it.Results of the 2013 Minnesota...
Updated: January 18, 2014, - 06:13 AM
A significant number of white teenage girls in Minnesota are using tanning beds in pursuit of that bronze glow, despite the risk of contracting “a terrible cancer,” state health officials said.
Updated: January 15, 2014, - 08:46 AM
The state also will pay nearly $1 million in court costs under a legal settlement in a long-running privacy lawsuit over a newborn blood-screening program.
Updated: January 13, 2014, - 10:26 PM
Doctors, care centers feel ready for any influx of the newly enrolled.
Updated: January 12, 2014, - 06:57 AM
While exceptions will be considered for compassionate reasons, the health system is temporarily banning visitors younger than 5 and screening other visitors for influenza-like symptoms.
Updated: January 10, 2014, - 12:13 AM