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New report details "Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin"

MADISON (WKOW) --Wisconsin health officials say a new report will help guide state suicide prevention programs. More>>

Probe exposes flaws behind rollout


Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in a report released Wednesday. More>>

$1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice


The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis C, a liver-wasting disease that affects more than 3 million. More>>

Generation of tanners see spike in deadly melanoma


Stop sunbathing and using indoor tanning beds, the acting U.S. surgeon general warned in a report released Tuesday that cites an alarming 200 percent jump in deadly melanoma cases since 1973. More>>

Breast Care Center in La Crosse gets new location, new look Video included

The Breast Care Center at Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse opens it's doors on Wednesday after moving to a new location.

Add immunization to your back-to-school checklist Video included

Kids will be going back to school in a little over a month. Along with the new backpacks and pencils, parents are being reminded to make sure their children's immunizations are up to date.

Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says


When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps. More>>

8,000 get false notice of health care cancellation

More than 8,000 low-income Minnesotans have received erroneous notices that their health coverage would be temporarily canceled if they don't pay up. More>>

Lou Gehrig's disease is rare, 1st US count finds


The government has issued its first national estimate for Lou Gehrig's disease, confirming the devastating disease is rare. More>>

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine


More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. More>>

Effectiveness of whooping cough vaccine is studied

Scientists and public health officials are studying a Vermont whooping cough epidemic to determine if the current vaccine is less effective against a new strain sweeping the country. More>>

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