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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


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


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


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

Medical Mentorship

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