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Summit Addresses Violence, Crime In North Mpls.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — North Minneapolis makes up 20 percent of the city, but 50 percent of the city’s murders have taken place there in the past 14 years. 335 more words

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Student Reflection on April's CHAT Discussion

The following is a guest post by University of Minnesota student Sabrina Peterson sharing her reflections on last month’s CHAT meeting on “Social Movements for Health Advocates… 668 more words

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April Meeting Recap: "Asthma! And Asthma."

Saturday’s meeting of the Ladder was all about asthma – or as medical scholar Renee put it: “Asthma! And Asthma.” Punctuating asthma with both a “!” and “.” was to teach us about asthma not only as an acute condition which needs to be addressed immediately when it occurs (!!!!!), but also as a condition which medical folks can help you control and manage to reduce the !!!!! 371 more words

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Next Meeting of The Ladder - April 12th: Asthma

At a previous gathering of The Ladder, we learned all about the lungs. Maybe you’ve heard of asthma – a condition that keeps the lungs from functioning as awesomely as they should. 154 more words

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Job Fair Held For Vikings Stadium Workers

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Politicians said the new Vikings stadium would create jobs, and some proof of this pledge was evident Thursday.

A job fair was held at the Sabathani Community Center in north Minneapolis to connect the construction firms involved in the stadium with skilled workers. 43 more words

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March Meeting Recap: Dentistry and Dental Health!

We were super fortunate to have some awesome guest scholars at the March meeting of the Ladder: students from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry… 281 more words

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Loving Yourself: North Mpls. Hosts Event Focused On Women’s Health

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Heritage Park Senior Services Center in north Minneapolis is hosting a gathering Wednesday focused on African-American women’s health. The event, called Loving Yourself, is described as an “intergenerational gathering of black women.” 211 more words

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