A growing body of evidence supports the idea that sweating is better than resting after cancer. The workouts both restore energy drained from cancer treatments and, in some cases, help prevent the disease’s return.
Updated: June 10, 2013, - 11:19 PM
The Minneapolis area, home of the juicy lucy, has once again triumphed over other metro areas — ranking first in the annual American College of Sports Medicine’s fit cities list.
Updated: May 29, 2013, - 12:41 PM
These smartphone apps are beginning to change the way some people manage their seasonal allergies, which afflict up to 25 percent of the population.
Updated: May 17, 2013, - 02:12 PM
The Hollywood icon’s disclosure about her cancer worries fuels discussion, but raises concerns about overestimating the risks.
Updated: May 17, 2013, - 02:04 PM
A groundbreaking study, co-authored by the Mayo Clinic, has determined why fat storage shifts from a woman's hips and thighs to the abdomen after menopause: Proteins, revved up by the estrogen drop, cause fat cells to store more fat.
Updated: May 02, 2013, - 10:47 AM
Allie Shah: Though my visit was professional, the experience was also deeply personal. I longed to reconnect with the land my parents left in the late 1960s to pursue the American dream.
Updated: April 27, 2013, - 07:01 PM
A doctor some call the “Mother Teresa of Somalia” is inspiring Minnesota Somalis to help their homeland.
Updated: April 27, 2013, - 07:04 AM
Hennepin County Medical Center’s Mother-Baby Program, which opens Monday, will help moms with postpartum depression focuses on building bonds and community.
Updated: April 15, 2013, - 08:59 AM
Jared Sieling of Maple Grove is part of a rapidly growing “quantified self” movement — the practice of collecting data on everything from diet to blood sugar to sleep patterns and mood levels to optimize the body’s inner workings for optimum health.
Updated: April 14, 2013, - 06:12 AM