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2019 News Releases

May 7, 2019
State’s drinking water systems achieve high compliance with safety standards, report says

May 1, 2019
Study finds link in Minnesota between health care, poverty, race and premature death

April 30, 2019
Sexually transmitted diseases continued to increase in Minnesota in 2018

April 29, 2019
Southwest Minnesota nurse honored with CDC Childhood Immunization Champion award

April 23, 2019
Study details mercury exposure risks from use of skin-lightening creams, eating certain kinds of fish

April 18, 2019
New family home visiting grants to improve lives, save money in communities across state

April 12, 2019
Salmonella cases linked to pre-cut melon

April 8, 2019
Medical cannabis reduces severity of symptoms for some patients with cancer, according to new study

April 3, 2019
Health department issues new guidance values for two perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)

March 26, 2019
Minnesota looking to expand on successful local strategy for fighting opioid crisis

March 20, 2019
Research work evaluates evidence of microbes in some public water supply wells

March 18, 2019
Health officials urging well users to protect private wells from potential flood contamination

March 18, 2019
2017 data show deaths continue to rise from opioids, alcohol and suicides in Minnesota

March 14, 2019
MDH releases new clinical care data for communities

March 1, 2019
Number of adverse health events up in 2018

February 28, 2019
Minnesota saw lower health care spending growth in 2016

February 28, 2019
Report estimates removing lead from drinking water could benefit state by $8 billion

February 15, 2019
State health officials investigating four Legionnaires’ cases associated with Crookston hotel

February 1, 2019
MDH and Alomere Health investigating Legionnaires’ cases associated with Alexandria hospital

January 31, 2019
State investigates air emissions at White Bear Township manufacturer

January 28, 2019
State Issues Consumer Advisory for Woody’s Pet Food Deli Raw Free Range Turkey Pet Food

January 15, 2019
New interactive map shows wide variations in home radon testing across Minnesota

January 4, 2019
New plan offers framework for prevention of sex trafficking among victims of all ages

Updated Tuesday, May 07, 2019 at 01:40PM