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July 18, 2018
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Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
9 hours 14 min ago
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When it comes to politics, people are mad online like never before
10 hours 11 min ago
July 17, 2018
Colon cancer deadly, preventable, but screening isn't popular
July 17, 2018 - 5:00am
July 14, 2018
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Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
July 14, 2018 - 7:07am
July 12, 2018
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CDC issues blunt warning about Honey Smacks as outbreak grows to 100
July 12, 2018 - 8:46pm
July 11, 2018
Wisconsin woman dies from tick-borne disease
July 11, 2018 - 3:03pm
July 9, 2018
Health notes for July 9, 2018
July 9, 2018 - 10:17pm
When Tara Haakonson left her hometown to attend the University of Minnesota Duluth, she dealt with discomfort over her new situation by excessively exercising and restricting her diet. She was diagnosed with an eating disorder and has gotten help through the Emily program in Duluth. One of her symptoms was that she felt cold all the time, so she would sit in her car in the sun to warm up. Clint Austin /
Eating disorders don’t always match the stereotypes
July 9, 2018 - 10:15pm
July 3, 2018
A customer who skipped the lid but not the straw -- she said she usually carries a glass straw -- at Cafe Grumpy, in New York, May 9, 2018. (Stephen Speranza/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Still grasping at straws? They can be bad for your body, too.
July 3, 2018 - 12:16pm
Amanda Haddock smiles for the photographer with the starkness of the Mojave Desert behind her. The Northland College student, who has Type 1 diabetes, says the latest medical device for monitoring her blood sugar level increases her confidence when doing environmental work and hiking in remote areas.Photos courtesy of Amanda Haddock
Recently approved diabetes monitor reduces, or eliminates, finger pokes
July 3, 2018 - 5:00am
Health Notes
July 3, 2018 - 5:00am
June 30, 2018
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Finding the best fit in a nursing home
June 30, 2018 - 8:21am
June 28, 2018
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New study questions a limit to the human life span
June 28, 2018 - 1:41pm
June 26, 2018
A technician holds a syringe and a vial of Allergan Botox in this arranged photograph taken at a skin and beauty clinic in London. Jason Alden/Bloomberg
Wanted: Men unafraid of needles for Botox push
June 26, 2018 - 11:31am
A pharmacy consultation area is seen inside a Walgreens store in downtown Chicago on Oct. 18, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Christopher Dilts
Walgreens beefs up pharmacist training after woman denied drug
June 26, 2018 - 8:00am