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FDA eases into regulating e-cigarettes


The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown. More>>

Measles off to a fast start in the U.S. this year

The nation has seen more cases of the highly contagious disease so far this year than at the same point of any year since 1996. More>>

FDA approves first-ever DNA alternative to pap smear

Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as the first U.S.-approved alternative to the pap smear, the decades-old mainstay of cervical cancer screening. More>>

Experts Predict Harsh Spring Allergies Video included

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - The long winter means many are dealing with late seasonal allergies. Experts predict this may be a difficult season. More>>

Complications Related to Diabetes Are Dropping Video included

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW)- Good news for those with diabetes. The Centers for Disease Control report that complications related to diabetes have plunged since 1990. More>>

Wellness programs grow more popular with employers


By TOM MURPHY and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press That little voice nagging you to put down the cake and lace up the running shoes is increasingly coming from your employer and is likely to grow louder... More>>

Some Minn. clinics offer food to improve health

Some Minnesota clinics have come up with a simple prescription for improving their patients' health: food. More>>

Feds: Not yet for "Palcohol" Video included

NEW YORK (AP) - Don't expect powdered alcohol to hit store shelves anytime soon. More>>

Too little sleep may add to teen health problems

Many teens from lower- and middle-income homes get too little sleep, potentially adding to the problems of kids already at risk for health issues, new research finds. More>>

Kraft recalls hot dogs for incorrect labeling

 Kraft Foods Group is recalling about 96-thousand pounds of hot dogs because of incorrect labeling. More>>

Study: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes falling

In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting. More>>

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