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Parents of infants are struggling to find openings, as are families in rural Minnesota, where many veteran providers are closing and their young replacements last only a few years before burning out, child-care advocates said.
Dr. Rose Marie Leslie uses her TikTok account to give people public health messages in a plain-spoken way.
Minnesota officials have recorded 11 cases so far, including six who were hospitalized. Those infected range in age from 2 to 43.
A facial-recognition disorder could have been a hardship for a wedding photographer, but Matthew Brenengen learned to make do: The bride was the woman in…
Minnesota had held the line for several years, but the latest increase closed the gap on the national rate.
Community activists were upset after Mayo announced consolidation of some hospital services about 20 miles away.
Understanding mood and craving patterns could help break the cycle of addiction.
Vaping-associated injury has caused 21-year-old Augsburg University student to be in intensive care and on mechanical ventilation for 11 days.
The death involved an older person with an underlying respiratory illness who had vaped an illicit THC-containing compound.
Hannah T. Neprash, who led the study, hopes her finding will warn doctors that the stresses of hectic days can influence their prescribing judgment.
Interviews with teenagers who suffered vaping-associated injuries are finding marijuana-derived THC in most cases.
The chaotic scene erupted around 10:20 p.m. outside the gate at Snelling Avenue and Midway Parkway as the fair was closing for the year.
The announcement is a departure for the medical center under Dr. Jacob Hutchins, a medical director of the university's acute pain service. He not only encouraged the use of Exparel in "off-label" ways that the FDA hadn't approved, but at one point in a way the federal agency rejected.
Fischbach's campaign announcement aligned with President Trump and chastised Peterson's opposition votes in Congress.
The Health Department has required since 2015 that teens receive meningitis boosters, but gave until fall 2020 before it started monitoring high school health records.
Observers are often mystified by Kari Wagner as she paints, and not because she has cerebral palsy that prevents her from speaking or using her…
The pain decision is significant because it could explode the state's number of cannabis users.
Researchers wanted to find out how vaping affected teens and young adults with asthma.
Monthly fees for primary "concierge" care is growing in Minnesota.
State health authorities are investigating the link between vaping and e-cigarettes and four cases of severe lung disease among teens and young adults that required prolonged hospital treatment.
Minnesota hospitals have moved beyond fun runs and tree plantings to promote health in their communities.
UMD health researchers join prestigious university — without leaving home.
Vaccinations are urged for high-risk people, such as those in homeless shelters and jails.
The technique could greatly increase the number and safety of organ transplants.
In a Minnesota first, a patient received a donor kidney that was infected with now-curable hepatitis C.
Analysis of blood and urine samples has alerted officials in the past to health hazards such as mercury and lead.
While numerous studies have examined racial disparities in health care, and physician burnout, few had established a link between the two.
Cutting kidney failure starts with screenings; could save lives and billions of dollars in care.
HealthEast's three East Metro hospitals adopted a zero-tolerance policy last year requiring them to use "evacuation" systems in OR procedures.
More than 70% of respondents say state's medical program lessens their symptoms.
Fairview Health and University of Minnesota partnership will offer basic medical care starting in November.
Minnesota, which found itself at the center of a national mystery last year, has reported no cases so far in 2019.
Officials say investigations are focusing on human sources of contamination.
Deaths related to prescription and illicit opioid drugs dropped sharply in Minnesota last year, according to preliminary state figures, giving health officials hope that a two decadelong epidemic has peaked.
U study links spike in use of pain and seizure meds to doctor payouts.
Launched in June, the Center for Women's Health seeks to copy Mayo's Executive Health Program.
But more nonresidents travel to the state to get the procedure.
Some in Albert Lea feel sting of losing services to Austin; Mayo sees pluses all around.
Modest sums help small businesses afford healthier practices, but do they make employees healthier?
Variations in prescribing rates by county or medical specialty underscore the problem. In one Minnesota county, doctors issued 27.4 opioid prescriptions per 100 residents. In another, the rate was 98.6.
Fundraising in memory of "Nat" Hawley could expand research of rare cancer that took her life.
HealthEast, Fairview Health and Methodist Hospital negotiators reach tentative agreements.
The University of Minnesota and Children's Minnesota pursued an agreement last year to combine their competing hospitals into a "new, independent pediatric care system." Management disagreements scuttled the discussions.
Despite likely approval, talks will go on. Health insurance is key issue.
Children's group is first to vote as talks continue at other metro hospitals.
More than sleep or fitness, we turned to Google for help setting boundaries.
Anticipating further debate over legalization, doctors want to be informed on benefits and risks.
RNs at 14 hospitals have not authorized a strike, but some go picketing.
Researchers in the states found men in rural areas particularly vulnerable.
An uptick in assault injuries at the Anoka facility coincide with loss of police security presence on site.
Minneapolis VA is testing a device that rouses users from disruptive dreams.
The posting of a Minnesota woman's abortion records on Facebook without her consent has touched off a criminal investigation by state authorities while revealing the fragility of medical privacy in the social media era.
Ron Bach, who studies deployment-related illness, and his VA colleagues propose the term Burn Pit Syndrome.
Dr. Nicole Baldwin will present her findings at the Minneapolis VA on Thursday.
Contracts expire May 31, with only modest progress in labor negotiations.
Employers' money-saving strategies have run their course, a study suggests.
The contradiction between Tiger Woods' success and efforts to limit fusion surgery — at least as a first-choice option for low-back pain — reflects one of the great tensions in American medicine.
Researchers will contact 25,000 people who were originally part of U.S. Department of Education surveys in the 1960s and 1970s.
With foundation's support, Hennepin Healthcare will open a perinatal mental health facility.
Across the country, 104 small-town hospitals have closed since 2010, raising concerns that rural Americans are losing access to critical services. The billion-dollar question — literally, considering the economic impact of rural hospitals — is whether Minnesota has managed to insulate itself.
Twenty-five states would continue life support in incapacitated pregnant women, in some cases regardless of whether their babies are likely to be saved, researchers found.
Minnesota outperforms other states in preventive medical care, but lagged in its poorest and most diverse regions.
Amid signs of progress in preventing sexually transmitted diseases, state health officials were alarmed by a small spike in cases of congenital syphilis in fetuses and newborn babies.
Community paramedics are often dispatched after colleagues on emergency scenes notice that patients have problems beyond their immediate injuries.
Urine and blood samples from new mothers found mercury levels that were then traced back to products in their homes.
Researchers from Minnesota and the CDC made the breakthrough on the puzzling ailment.
As part of a key federal advisory panel, Steven Meisel voted in favor of a new nasal drug for treatment-resistant depression — but that doesn’t…
His efforts resulted in lifesaving cardiac procedures and treatments for thousands of poor and needy children worldwide.
Annual report shows that Minnesota clinics are starting to take better care of minorities, but disparities remain.
The unique research focus of Minnesota's program helps pinpoint the benefits of medical cannabis.
Regulators haven't kept up with retailers' claims about hemp product.
Three key factors improve survival rates for one of the deadliest cancers.
Pediatric provider hopes to help children and their parents arrive at time-sensitive decisions and receive better care.
Children born through in vitro fertilization (IVF) have slightly higher risks of cancer than other children, but a University of Minnesota researcher who found the…
Hospitalizations for heart failure rose in months with more flu activity.