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April 19, 2018
Minnesota alcohol use among students dropping since 2001, according to analysis
April 19, 2018 - 7:56pm
April 17, 2018
t4.10.18 Bob King -- 041818.N.DNT.JUULc2 -- Ross Nasca, general manager of the Smoke Shop and Ecigs in Duluth, displays a Juul. The package includes the battery charger (left) and the unit that holds the battery (right). Users have to purchase a separate Juul pod that holds the e-juice. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Are Juuls in your school?
April 17, 2018 - 9:14pm
April 15, 2018
A romaine lettuce field near San Luis, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2016. E. coli linked to romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Ariz., region has infected nearly three dozen people in 11 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Caitlin O’Hara/The New York Times)
E. coli outbreak in 11 states linked to store-bought chopped romaine lettuce, CDC says
April 15, 2018 - 10:18am
April 14, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Aging parents, no matter challenges, never become children
April 14, 2018 - 7:29am
April 13, 2018
Chair dips are an exercise that work both leg and arm muscles and can easily be done at work. Stock photo
Feeling sluggish at work? These 3 exercises can boost productivity
April 13, 2018 - 8:30am
April 11, 2018
This sample of the new Medicare card shows a Medicare Claim Number rather than the person's Social Security number. Courtesy / Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Administration
New Medicare cards coming
April 11, 2018 - 4:50pm
Mariah Carey at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party following the 89th Academy Awards at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, Calif., Feb. 26, 2017. (Axel Koester/The New York Times)
Mariah Carey reveals years-long battle with bipolar disorder: 'I lived in denial and isolation'
April 11, 2018 - 10:43am
Dr. Tonya Loken, a licensed naturopathic doctor, says her patients tell her that they eliminate every other day, and they consider this to be a normal schedule. Unfortunately, it's not. Pixabay
No. 1 thing about No. 2: Naturopathic advocates say our waste a critical health benchmark
April 11, 2018 - 8:01am
April 10, 2018
A pharmacy counter in a Walgreens Boots Alliance store in Elmwood Park, Illinois, on April 5, 2016. Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg
When the new 'pharma bros' show up, prescription drug prices can go through the roof
April 10, 2018 - 11:33am
April 5, 2018
Website lets you chart prospective walks
April 5, 2018 - 10:17pm
A model stands on a scale.  (Filip Kwiatkowski/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Can timing of meals help with weight loss?
April 5, 2018 - 9:31pm
April 3, 2018
This photo was taken of Tom Johnson during a past family trip. Johnson took his life in January. It was a complete shock to his family as he showed no signs of depression or mental illness.
Submitted photo
'We didn't see this coming': Central Minnesota father didn't show signs of suicidal thoughts
April 3, 2018 - 6:15pm
Photo via the CDC
There's a thing called the 'condom-snorting challenge.' Guess what? It's a bad idea.
April 3, 2018 - 7:20am
Joe Warpeha, professor of exercise physiology at the College of St. Scholastica, monitors CSS student Anna Nelson's taking of firefighter Kevin Youngblom's blood pressure during the fitness assessment at Fire Station 1. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Five fundamentals about firefighter health
April 3, 2018 - 5:15am
Kevin Haney, who leads the Duluth Fire Department's Rescue One unit, does a plank to test his muscular endurance during a fitness assessment at Fire Station 1. Haney kept the position for 4 minutes, giving him "elite" status according to his tester, Joe Hicks (right), who monitors Haney's condition. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Firefighters fighting for health: Partnership with St. Scholastica part of an effort to improve wellness
April 3, 2018 - 5:00am
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