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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


Minnesota Fine-Tunes Ebola Monitoring Plan

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — People who travel to Minnesota from West Africa will have to follow new strict guidelines after they enter the state. They include 21-day restrictions on using public transit and attending large gatherings. 297 more words


Ebola 'A Major Disaster' For Some Liberian Families In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Minnesota health officials say they are prepared to handle an Ebola case if it makes its way to the state.

On Saturday, the Minnesota Department of Health held a community information session on Ebola in Brooklyn Park. 385 more words


Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Raw, Frozen Chicken Entrees

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Six recent cases of salmonellosis have been linked to raw, frozen chicken entrees, according to state health and agriculture officials.

The Minnesota Department of Health and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture found that the six cases, which occurred between August and September 2014, were due to the same strain of salmonella found in the Antioch Farms brand A La Kiev raw stuffed chicken breast. 88 more words


Minn. Officials Walk Through Mock Ebola Scenario

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — More than 100 representatives from several Minnesota agencies are going through a mock exercise to review the state’s preparedness in the event of a case of Ebola. 88 more words