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MDH: Flu Is Widespread In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Influenza and respiratory illness is now widespread in Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

According to MDH, during the week of Dec. 48 more words


Home Health Agency Accused Of Neglect After Patient Died Of Malnutrition

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Twin Cities home health care provider is being accused of neglect after a patient died of malnutrition.

According to the Minnesota Department of Health, a staff member of Interim Health Care of the Twin Cities allegedly failed to report a change in a patient’s condition or seek medical attention. 299 more words


Good Question: What Are The Mumps?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Wild fans hoping to see Ryan Suter in action Wednesday night got some disappointing news.

Suter had played 153 consecutive games with the Wild, but was held out Wednesday because of “mump-like” symptoms. 330 more words


MDH Chooses LeafLine Labs, Minnesota Medical Solutions To Grow Marijuana

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) – Relief may be in sight for thousands of severely ill Minnesota patients.

On Monday, the Minnesota Department of Health selected two companies to grow marijuana and distribute medical cannabis in the form of pills or oils starting next summer. 254 more words


1 In 8 Minnesota Teens Smoke E-Cigarettes

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — While a new survey shows tobacco use by Minnesota high school students has declined in recent years, state health officials are concerned about the rising number of young people using electronic cigarettes. 116 more words


Minnesota To Release Data On Teen E-Cigarette Use

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials are planning to release results of the state’s first-ever survey on the use of e-cigarettes among students in middle and high school. 65 more words


Antioch Farms Chicken Recall [US]

US/Washington: Aspen Foods Division of Koch Meats recalls approximately 28,980 pounds of Antioch Farms branded Chicken due to possible Salmonella Enteritidis contamination, a serious health hazard. 312 more words