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Dr. Archelle Georgiou

Join medical expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou every Wednesday night at 10 p.m. on 5 EYEWITNESS News. Dr. Georgiou reports on the latest medical and health care news.

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Allergy Season Hits Minnesota

While spring in Minnesota means warmer temperatures, it also means allergy season is underway. According to health officials, warmer-than-usual temperatures this season have brought in extra tree pollen....



  • Indiana Gov. Mike Pence holds a news conference at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Indiana Allows Needle Exchange Program to Stem HIV Outbreak

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence authorized a short-term needle-exchange program and other steps Thursday to help contain the spread of HIV in a county tied to 79 new infections since January, all of them linked to intravenous drug use...

  • FDA to Scrutinize Unproven Alternative Remedies

    Federal officials plan to review the safety and evidence behind alternative remedies like Zicam and Cold-Eeze, products that are protected by federal law, but not accepted by mainstream medicine...

  • Photo: AP, Brennan Linsley, File Bill Would Create Organic-Type Labels for Nonmodified Foods

    Inspired by the popular "USDA organic" label, House Republicans are proposing a new government certification for foods free of genetically modified ingredients. The idea is part of an attempt to block mandatory labeling of foods that include genetically modified organisms, or GMOs...

  • In this March 23, 2010, file photo, President Barack Obama signs the health care bill, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. On 5th Anniversary of Health Care Law, No End to Debate

    When President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act five years ago, he visualized a time when the political hyperbole would be silenced and ordinary people would see that the health care law improved their lives...

  • Photo: AP/Kirsty Wigglesworth Medical Rankings Show Healthy, Unhealthy Minn. Counties

    New medical rankings are showing which Minnesota counties are healthy and which ones need some improvement. The sixth-annual County Health Rankings come from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute...




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