Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Health

Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
7 hours 18 min ago
September 21, 2017
The Duluth Bethel. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth Bethel loses appeal; Treatment facility placed on conditional license
19 hours 27 min ago
Screen capture via Valeria Calderoni / YouTubeplay button
She was walking her therapy dog. Ten feet away, a hunter took aim.
September 21, 2017 - 8:00am
September 20, 2017
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith (right) talks with Tina Silverness, chief operating officer at the Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment, during a tour of the facility on Wednesday. Before the tour Smith took part in a Duluth City Hall roundtable discussion about opioids. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Lieutenant governor hears Duluth opioid concerns
September 20, 2017 - 7:06pm
Longtime friends and 1988 Alexandria graduates (left to right) Tonya Bakewell Dreher, Cathy Grove Barker and Natalie Johnson Annis, will soon take a trip of a lifetime together. They are taking part in the 15-day Everest to End Duchenne trek to raise money for research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Dreher's son, Gus, 12, has Duchenne's, which is the most severe of all the muscular dystrophies. (Contributed)
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
September 20, 2017 - 7:58am
Dan Bezzant and his son, Jackson. Photo: courtesy of Bezzant family.
'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea for son bullied because of medical condition
September 20, 2017 - 7:41am
Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheated
September 20, 2017 - 7:09am
September 19, 2017
Discussions set on health care in Duluth and Ely
September 19, 2017 - 5:40pm
For a good squat, don’t place your knees over your toes as you bend into the squat. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Do squats really help your butt?
September 19, 2017 - 2:59pm
File photo. Teens play a basketball game at Brooklyn Bridge Park in New York, June 14, 2016. Alex Wroblewski / The New York Times
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
September 19, 2017 - 2:10pm
Eight- and nine-year-old football players practice. Youths who began playing tackle football before the age of 12 had more behavioral and cognitive problems later in life than those who started playing after they turned 12, according to a study released by Boston University researchers on Sept. 19, 2017. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times)
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
September 19, 2017 - 11:07am
The Nathan Sports Neutron Fire headlamp provides 115 lumens at its highest setting — plenty of light for tree-covered trail runs. (Nathan Sports )
Shorter daylight hours not a problem with this headlamp
September 19, 2017 - 9:20am
Taking ownership of your successes will help combat impostor feelings. thinkstock.com
Tips to face impostor feelings
September 19, 2017 - 4:28am
Health Notes for Sept. 19, 2017
September 19, 2017 - 4:24am
Mushrooms contain some vitamins and minerals that aren’t found in many other produce options. thinkstock.com
Nutrition: Mushrooms add savory taste without the fat
September 19, 2017 - 4:09am