Health

Duluth East Students Simulate the Aging Process

DULUTH, Minn. - Duluth East High School students are learning the effects of aging through simulations. Some of the simulations included an aging suit, a dementia simulator, and an arthritis simulator. One instructor…

Food Safety Officials Stress Safe Handling of raw Turkey

MINNEAPOLIS - Food safety officials are stressing the importance of proper handling and cooking practices amid a nationwide outbreak of drug-resistant Salmonella found in raw turkey, with Thanksgiving approaching. The Centers for Disease Control last week said the number of…

Navigating Health Insurance

DULUTH, Minn.- Thursday marked the beginning of the Minnesota health insurance market's open enrollment period. The application process can be daunting for some, so Generations Health Care Initiatives is lending a helping…

Fall Fitness Fun at Fitoberfest

SUPERIOR, Wis.- A gym in Superior is starting a new fall tradition: Fitoberfest. The Strength Factory hosted the event for the first time on Sunday. Members of the gym competed in…

Duluth Police and DEA Promote Proper Drug Disposal

DULUTH, Minn.- The Drug Enforcement Administration sponsored their 16th National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday. That event has collected nearly 12 unneeded tons of medications last April in Minnesota alone.…

Seventh Child in Minnesota Contracts Paralyzing Illness

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Health says a seventh child has been struck by a rare, paralyzing illness that has been reported across the country. Health specialists say the symptoms in the latest case match those…

New Police Program Provides Hope to Addicts

SUPERIOR, Wis.- The Superior Police Department is launching a new pilot program, to give people battling drug addiction a choice over their fate. The "Pathways to Hope" program offers…

Ratatouille: Flavorful & Low Calorie Fall Dish

COOKING CONNECTION: This week we have Arlene Coco, a professional cooking instructor, teaching Fox 21's Brittney Merlot how to make Ratatouille! RECIPE: This technique can be used for winter vegetables and…

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