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Number of flu-related child deaths in Minnesota rises to 9

Number of flu-related child deaths in Minnesota rises to 9The Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed another child's death caused by seasonal flu.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

Step To It Challenge takes place in May

Step To It Challenge takes place in MayStep To It Challenge encourages people to become regular walkers.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

STDs increase 6 percent in MN

STDs increase 6 percent in MNA new report suggests Minnesota's Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) numbers are trending the wrong way.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Life

MN survivor making clothing for cancer patients

MN survivor making clothing for cancer patientsA former University of Minnesota football player who survived his battle with leukemia is giving back to the cancer community that supported him.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

Safe pitching practices to prevent pain

Safe pitching practices to prevent pain"Baseball season is here and now a new study says parents could learn more when it comes to preventing injury for youth."
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Motivation Monday

Motivation Monday: yoga poses to relieve tight hips

Motivation Monday: yoga poses to relieve tight hipsMotivation Monday: yoga poses to relieve tight hips
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
KARE 11 Investigates

MN lawmaker angry over VA memo

MN lawmaker angry over VA memo"I'm really irritated by this," said Congressman Tim Walz. "Really irritated, really angry."
  • KARE 11 Investigates
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

Avian flu lab breaks the bad news to MN turkey farms

Avian flu lab breaks the bad news to MN turkey farmsAs federal authorities confirmed a ninth Minnesota turkey farm is dealing with a strain of avian flu, the only lab in the state that can test for the virus is working overtime just to keep up.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

Less hassle with dropless cataract surgery

Less hassle with dropless cataract surgery"There's a new cataract surgery that gets rid of the inconvenience of having to apply drops after surgery."
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Motivation Monday

Motivation Monday: 100 day fitness challenge

Motivation Monday: 100 day fitness challengeIn Motivation Monday, Chris Freytag introduces us to two women who set a goal to work out for 100 days and their movement, #workitout100 is catching fire.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Health

Deadly bird flu shows up in 5th MN farm, SD

Deadly bird flu shows up in 5th MN farm, SDOfficials say a bird flu strain that's deadly to poultry has been confirmed on a fifth turkey farm in Minnesota.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

'Take a bite out of Lyme Disease' challenge

'Take a bite out of Lyme Disease' challenge"There's a new social media campaign that has people chomping down on a slice of lime to raise awareness of a disease."
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

UnitedHealth to buy pharmacy benefits manager Catamaran

UnitedHealth to buy pharmacy benefits manager CatamaranThe nation's largest health insurer, UnitedHealth, is staking a bigger claim in pharmacy benefits management with a plan to buy Catamaran Corp. for more than $12 billion in cash.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Health

Recent study questions the accuracy of breast biopsies

Recent study questions the accuracy of breast biopsiesEach year 1.6 million women have breast biopsies. For one in ten, the results are unclear - leading many of the women to have unnecessary breast cancer surgery or treatments.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Health

New dietary guidelines for cholsterol

New dietary guidelines for cholsterolFor years we've been told to eat less cholesterol.
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News

Learn where to safely get rid of unused medications

Learn where to safely get rid of unused medicationskeep unused medications from falling into the wrong hands. Take them to a drug drop-off location.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Health

No clear answers on bird flu origin in Minn.

No clear answers on bird flu origin in Minn.Three weeks have passed since a high strain of avian influenza struck a Pope County turkey farm, killing thousands of birds and the Minnesota DNR wildlife research manager says it didn't get there the way many suspected.
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

Cigar tax cut draws opposition to State Capitol

Cigar tax cut draws opposition to State CapitolA proposal to slash the taxes on premium cigars in Minnesota drew opposition to the State Capitol Wednesday
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  • 1 month ago
Local

Dir. of MN Ovarian Cancer Alliance on Jolie's op-ed

Dir. of MN Ovarian Cancer Alliance on Jolie's op-edKathleen Gavin, the executive director of the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance, appeared on KARE 11 News at 5 p.m. to discuss hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and what women should know.
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  • 1 month ago
Cancer

Researchers: tampons could detect cancer

Researchers: tampons could detect cancer"A new study by the Mayo Clinic says it may be possible to screen for endometrial cancer with a tampon."
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News

March 24 is American Diabetes Association's Alert Day

March 24 is American Diabetes Association's Alert DayMarch 24 is American Diabetes Association's Alert Day
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  • 1 month ago
Local

Vermont lawmaker reviews MN mental health case

Vermont lawmaker reviews MN mental health caseA longtime Vermont advocate for patients in the mental health system is closely monitoring events in Minnesota.
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  • 1 month ago
Local

As questions mount, it's game time for MNsure

As questions mount, it's game time for MNsureMNsure is entering its proving grounds.
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  • 1 month ago
Health

New documentary shines light on PTSD

New documentary shines light on PTSDA new documentary offers an uncensored look at the current epidemic of PTSD.
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Health

Dramatic photo shows doctor grieving after losing 19-year-old patient

Dramatic photo shows doctor grieving after losing 19-year-old patientAn EMT worker has shared a photo his coworker took of a doctor grieving over the loss of a 19-year-old patient.
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  • 1 month ago
Health

Flu-related child deaths rise to 8 in Minnesota this season

Flu-related child deaths rise to 8 in Minnesota this seasonMinnesota health officials say two more children have died of flu this season.
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  • 1 month ago
Health

Why men have worse memories than women

Why men have worse memories than womenA new study from the Mayo Clinic has found that men's brains are relatively smaller than women's in the parts that matter for memory.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago