The Trump administration has taken another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama's school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus.
U.S. health officials will begin screening airline passengers arriving from central China for a new virus that has sickened dozens and killed two.
It’s cold and more snow is on the way. Those are both challenges for people touched by Alzheimer’s or dementia.
The Minnesota Department of Health says nine more people have died from the flu this past week, bringing the total deaths in the state this season to 25.
The main strain of the flu virus which is circulating currently doesn’t entirely match up with the flu vaccine that is being administered this year, according to a report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
A British teen who had a seizure while playing an online game with a Texas woman earlier this month was reportedly saved when his opponent alerted first responders from thousands of miles away.
Officials are investigating whether a woman contracted the virus from her husband.
A new study on Minnesota drinking water shows 22 public water systems tested for nitrate levels twice as high as federal standards allow. At that rate it can lead to a deadly blood disorder in infants called blue baby syndrome and possibly cancer
An Ohio doctor surprises his young surgery patients with hand-drawn dressings that feature the children’s favorite characters.
The University of Minnesota is partnering with a pharmaceutical company to design a device to quickly administer a new antidote for cyanide poisoning.
Mattel donated 56 dolls to Minnesota Vit Friends to give to any children that attend a national conference in the Twin Cities that the chapter is hosting this summer.
The study looked at death certificate data between 1999 and 2017 and found an increase in alcohol-related deaths, especially among women.
A little boy in Ohio received a standing ovation from his elementary school classmates after they learned he beat cancer.
In a week, Minnesota saw the number of people who have died from the flu this season double, as the Department of Health has reported eight more deaths.
The American Red Cross said it needs donors of all blood types after fewer drives were held over the holidays and is offering a chance to win tickets to the big game.
Companies have unleashed hundreds of CBD pet health products accompanied by glowing customer testimonials claiming the cannabis derivative produced calmer, quieter and pain-free dogs and cats.
Minnesota health officials are stressing the importance of vaccination after an infant died of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, in November.
Researchers on Wednesday reported the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate, a drop they credited to advances in lung-tumor treatments.
New data from the Department of Health shows the many income disparities we have in Minnesota now extends to radon mitigation.
Mikey Choroszy died of terminal brain cancer while on a Make-A-Wish trip to the Mall of America.