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Adults with diabetes: Don’t forget your annual vaccinations

Adults with diabetes: Don’t forget your annual vaccinations

Sep. 5 |   Having a chronic health condition doesn’t mean you have to lose control over your health. Every day you take steps, like eating right, monitoring your blood sugar, and watching your weight, to manage your diabetes and ensure the healthiest...

Good sleep is essential to optimal health

Good sleep is essential to optimal health

Jul. 10 | Lack of healthy sleep has an impact on your emotional, physical and spiritual health. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, insufficient sleep is a public health epidemic and 50-70 million Americans have sleeping impairment....

African American doctors on the front lines

African American doctors on the front lines

Apr. 2 |             By Michael A. LeNoir, M.D. Guest Commentator   More than 15 years ago, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the nation’s major cigarette manufacturers for their gross misrepresentation...

Flu Fighter Clinics begin Sept. 19

Flu Fighter Clinics begin Sept. 19

Sep. 19 | Flu vaccinations offered at all Minnesota Lunds & Byerly’s stores   Flu season is returning to the Northern Hemisphere. It won’t be long before the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Mother of autistic child fights for equal care

Mother of autistic child fights for equal care

May. 1 | Proposed laws could disadvantage Black and  low-income people   By Michelle Lawrence Contributing Writer   “State legislators want to create two different healthcare policies for kids with autism: one that generously covers the privately...