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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>>

Quarter of prostate cancer patients may abandon 'watchful waiting' approach

Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on the slow-growing tumor and acting only when it becomes aggressive. More>>

Get rid of old, unused drugs at upcoming Medication Drop-Off

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - People wanting to dispose of old medications can do so at several locations around La Crosse County next weekend. More>>

School bans on chocolate milk may backfire

Banning chocolate milk from schools may sound like a good move for kids' health, but efforts to do so haven't turned out that way, a small study found. More>>

Misdiagnoses common among U.S. outpatients

At least 5 percent of American adults -- 12 million people -- are misdiagnosed in outpatient settings every year, and half of these errors could be harmful, a new study indicates. More>>

Sexually transmitted diseases on rise in Minnesota

State health officials are concerned that Minnesotans aren't getting the message about safe sex and about testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases. More>>

Younger adults hit hardest this flu season

The H1N1 flu was the predominant influenza strain in the United States this year, but it packed a lot less punch than in 2009 when it caused a worldwide pandemic, health officials report. More>>

Blood test aims to predict breast cancer's return

A new blood test may one day help predict the recurrence of breast cancer and also a woman's response to breast cancer treatment, researchers report. More>>

Getting in front of back pain

Even though back pain affects nearly 10 million Americans a year, there's a lot you can do to avoid the problem, an expert says. More>>

A doctor's 'people skills' affects patients' health

A doctor's "bedside manner" seems to have a real effect on patients' health, a new research review suggests. More>>

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