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Health Department Continues Survey On Medical Marijuana

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Potential users of medical marijuana have about one week to participate in a survey that could help the state get a picture of the likely demand for the drug. 88 more words


Good Question: Why Do The Vaccinated Get Sick?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The Minnesota Department of Health confirmed Thursday that the University of Minnesota student sickened with measles had been vaccinated.

Last week, the… 366 more words


Measles in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota says a case of measles has been confirmed in a student on the Twin Cities campus.

The university said Wednesday the student recently returned from international travel, and is now isolated off campus while recovering. 89 more words

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Poll: Minnesotans Favor Medical Marijuana Legalization 3 To 1

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – More than three quarters of Minnesotans favor the legalization of medical marijuana, according to a poll commissioned by the Minnesota chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (MN NORML). 71 more words


Department of Health conducting medical marijuana survey

KIMT News 3 – Medical marijuana is a little over five months away from being legal in Minnesota and organizers want to be better prepared when July 1 hits. 302 more words

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Minnesota Survey: Smoking Drop Sharpest Among Young Adults

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new survey shows that the smoking rate among Minnesota’s 18-24 population has plunged since 2010.

The Minnesota Adult Tobacco Survey, released Thursday by ClearWay Minnesota and the Minnesota Department of Health, shows an overall drop in adult smoking. 235 more words


MDH: Flu Threat Downgraded In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Fewer Minnesotans are getting sick with the flu.

The CDC downgraded the flu in Minnesota from widespread to regional on Thursday.

The Minnesota Department of Health says 21 people were hospitalized with the flu last week. 35 more words