Friday, April 19, 2019
General Interest

General Interest

General interest articles are those which apply to the general population and gender.

Love the Health Benefits of Dark Chocolate By Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian at Essentia Health in Duluth. February brings out hearts, love and...

Research finds nearly 8-fold price differences at Minnesota hospitals Health department and employers partner to increase price transparency Employers and the Minnesota Department of Health have...

(StatePoint) The cold weather can be just as hard on pets as it is on people. This winter, consider these tips to keep your...

“G-Science” Academies Call for Action to Strengthen Global Disaster Resilience, Understand and Protect the Brain, and Nurture Future Scientists WASHINGTON – The science academies of...

Increase Diversity, Plant Trees to Prepare for Emerald Ash Borer PIERRE, S.D.- Spring is the best time of year to plant new trees to get...

Heartworm Testing: What Every Dog Owner Needs to Know (StatePoint) Your dog is your best friend, and you take good care of him, making sure...

Let’s Talk About Safe to Spray Crop Dusting Has Evolved Into Aerial Application It is springtime again and you may have spotted low flying aircraft...

On Fostering the Senior Dog By Fran Lynghaug She was 14 when we first saw her. She had just come from the vet for a checkup...

Prepare for severe weather: Minnesota Commerce Department offers insurance tips   SAINT PAUL – With recent damage caused by severe storms in Minnesota and neighboring states,...

Why Experts Say High-Speed Internet Access Matters to Families and Businesses Nationwide (StatePoint) In the same way the telephone brought new opportunities for business development...

(StatePoint) Love to entertain but maybe not so much to cook? Like to have a houseful of guests but not a sinkful of pots...

Chest Discomfort, Feeling Extra Tired? When to Get Help (StatePoint) Are you experiencing heart palpitations, shortness of breath, fatigue and discomfort around your heart? You...

Cancer survivors, health officials teaming up to prevent lung cancer by promoting radon testing January is Radon Action Month and a good time to test...

ONE OF THE LOST BREEDS, THE NARRAGANSETT PACER By Janice M. Ladendorf   In early colonial times, most travel was by sea or river. What few roads existed...

How to Save on Mobile Devices this Holiday Season   (StatePoint) Holiday spending is expected to rise this year over last, according to the National Retail...

Substantial Gap Exists Between Demand for Organ Transplants in U.S. and Number of Transplants Performed; New Report Offers Ethical, Regulatory, and Policy Framework for...

Celebrate National Nutrition Month by 'Putting Your Best Fork Forward (StatePoint) Are you finding it difficult to keep up with your healthy New Year’s habits?...

Federal Stop Sale Issued for “Guardian” Pesticide Product removed from CDA’s list of pesticides that can be legally used on marijuana BROOMFIELD, Colo. –On February 16,...

Reports are on the rise of a disease in raccoons that can infect domestic dogs. Taking precautions can minimize chances of the disease spreading...

Safe Winter Driving Tips (StatePoint) While winter can be a beautiful time of year, it can also be a treacherous season on the roads. Winter...