Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr. Robert Redfield exchange elbow bumps after a briefing at the CDC Friday, Dec. 4, 2020, in Atlanta.

VP Pence: Confidence in vaccine important for US


MDH: Student survey shows troubling sugary drink consumption a growing trend

As hospitals cope with a COVID-19 surge, cyber threats loom
In this photo provided by the University of Vermont Health Network, IT staff help clinical providers set up new computers at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vt., on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. After the Oct. 28 attack forced a shutdown of the hospital’s electronic medical records and other key systems, the IT department, with support from the Vermont National Guard’s cyber team, scanned thousands of computers for malware and replaced machines for hospital staff.

Report: 14 deaths associated with COVID-19 reported at northern Wisconsin care facility
In this April 2, 2020, file photo a nurse holds a vial and a swab at a drive-up coronavirus testing station at a hospital in Seattle.

UN chief: Vaccine can't undo damage from global pandemic
In this image made from UNTV video, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks during the U.N. General Assembly's special session to discuss the response to COVID-19 and the best path to recovery from the pandemic, Thursday, Dec. 3,2020, at U.N. headquarters, in New York.

Flu report: Minnesota sees 3 additional hospitalizations, 1 long-term care outbreak

In this Monday, July 27, 2020 file photo, a nurse prepares a shot as a study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway in Binghamton, N.Y.

Health officials say Wisconsin is set to distribute vaccine


Drug maker begins applying for vaccine approval
US panel: 1st vaccines to health care workers, nursing homes
MDH adds coverage for sickle cell disease, motor tic disorder under medical cannabis program
MDH highlights innovation in efforts to end HIV on World AIDS Day

MDH highlights innovation in efforts to end HIV on World AIDS Day


Is shopping in stores safe during the pandemic?
Popular antidepressant shows promise as COVID-19 treatment
Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval
MDH: 8,953 new COVID-19 cases, 57 new deaths in latest report

MDH reports 45 new COVID-19 deaths, 9,040 new cases in latest data from past 2 days

MDH reports a record-breaking 101 new COVID-19 deaths, 5,704 new cases reported

CDC estimates only 1/8th of infections caught

MDH: 4 more flu hospitalizations reported this season


Surge affecting Minnesota nursing home staffing


Keep the mask: A vaccine won't end the US crisis right away


Biden officially secures enough electors to become president
MLB sues insurance providers, cites billions in virus losses
As hospitals cope with a COVID-19 surge, cyber threats loom
Inside Your Health: High-risk conditions

Inside Your Health: High-risk conditions


Inside Your Health: Antibody treatment

Inside Your Health: Minnesota's worsening COVID-19 situation

Inside Your Health: Herd immunity