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Eat Kale with Tahini and Marmalade for Strong Bones
5 hours 51 min ago
October 17, 2017
Duluth Chief of Police Mike Tusken talks to Ida Rukavina and Kyle Olson, both of Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s staff, about the local impacts of the opioid epidemic during Tuesday’s public forum at City Hall on the problem. Next to Tusken is police Lt. Jeff Kazel, commander of the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crime Task Force. Steve Kuchera /
More needed in opioid fight, panelists in Duluth say
14 hours 46 min ago
There's no solid evidence that artificial colors in food cause health problems, but there aren't any health benefits associated with artificial colors.
Saying goodbye to artificial colors
22 hours 23 min ago
University of Minnesota medical school dean leaving for Iowa post
23 hours 26 min ago
It often takes six to nine months to lose weight gained during pregnancy. During breast-feeding, focus on making healthy choices.
A look at breast-feeding and weight loss
October 17, 2017 - 8:06am
Major allergens are required to be identified on food labels, and are most often identified in the ingredients list.
Nutrition: Food labels and allergies
October 17, 2017 - 4:40am
Health Notes for Oct. 17, 2017
October 17, 2017 - 1:24am
October 16, 2017
Kids' reactions to shots may range from a mild anxiety to a full-blown meltdown, say pediatricians. (Dreamstime/TNS)
7 ways to tame your child's fear of shots
October 16, 2017 - 5:02pm
Third-graders Gracie Wood, left, and Kayla Fjeld work together using the program SeeSaw on their iPads in Mapleton, N.D., April 10, 2017. Many tech companies are competing to get their apps and products into classrooms. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 15, 2017
On Health Care: Population health, the ultimate measure of value
October 15, 2017 - 5:18pm
October 14, 2017
Ella Dorner is greeted by Rupert, her Pomeranian Chihuahua mix as soon as she enters her apartment in Minneapolis Friday, Sept. 22,. Dorner, who is now a motivational speaker, sustained a traumatic brain injury after falling down steps in her Stillwater home in 2008 at age 15. For the first several days after hitting her head and being diagnosed with retrograde amnesia, Dorner forgot not only her entire life before the accident, but also each day of recovery.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
The Twin Cities woman who forgot her life
October 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Trauma after fall can create dangerous domino effect
October 14, 2017 - 7:39am
October 13, 2017
Fourteen carloads of people traveled to several homes they said are "known drug houses" on the Fond du Lac Reservation on Friday to let the homes' occupants know that resources are available to help them turn away from drugs. (Photo courtesy of Ashley Diver)
Fond du Lac group takes action against drug use on reservation
October 13, 2017 - 9:42pm
President Trump signs an executive order on health care the White House Thursday. Photo by Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post.
Trump shuts down subsidies to the Affordable Care Act
October 13, 2017 - 7:13am
October 12, 2017
Free stock photo from CDC/ Amanda Mills from Public Health Image Library
Got 10 minutes? You can do this workout.
October 12, 2017 - 4:45am