2016 News Releases

May 26, 2016
Blue-green algae: If in doubt, stay out

May 18, 2016
Consumers advised to avoid ingestion of bentonite clay products due to risk of lead exposure

May 13, 2016
Drug overdose deaths continued to rise in 2015

May 5, 2016
May 1-7 is Safe Drinking Water Week in Minnesota

April 27, 2016
New report shows Minnesota HIV/AIDS cases higher in some populations in 2015

April 25, 2016
MDH publishes summary health care cost data

April 21, 2016
Effective cavity fighter is more common at schools serving mostly higher-income families

April 19, 2016
Immigrant physicians advance through unique Minnesota program

April 18, 2016
Houston County’s Mary Thompson receives CDC Childhood Immunization Champion Award

April 12, 2016
Dump water-holding containers: Prevention key to reducing mosquito-borne illnesses

April 11, 2016
Sexually transmitted diseases reach all-time high in 2015

March 30, 2016
New measures help quantify improvement patients experienced following knee and spine surgery

March 16, 2016
MDH report finds strong link between income and diabetes

March 10, 2016
Officials investigating Salmonella cases linked to Wonderful Pistachios™

March 10, 2016
Minnesota’s health care spending growth rate remains at near-historic low

February 29, 2016
Percent of Minnesotans without health insurance drops to historic low

February 24, 2016
E.coli 0157 cases linked to alfalfa sprouts

February 19, 2016
Health department report shows progress in prevention of adverse health care events

February 11, 2016
MDH review prompts changes to water sampling procedures

February 9, 2016
U of M evaluation finds Health Care Homes saved $1 billion over 5 year period

February 2, 2016
Syphilis rates rise among women in Minnesota

January 29, 2016
State officials investigating Salmonella cases linked to powdered ‘Garden of Life Organic Shake & Meal Replacement’

January 27, 2016
CDC testing confirms Zika virus infection in Minnesota traveler returning from Central America

January 27, 2016
New MDH report finds health costs eight times higher for those with chronic disease

January 14, 2016
All women can make a PACT to Prevent Birth Defects – start today!

January 12, 2016
PFC levels continue decline in East Metro residents

January 5, 2016
Number of families protected from radon improves


Updated Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 09:43AM