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Kids with disabilities among flu season's most vulnerable
Another flu season is fast approaching, and there's a new caution forcertain people with disabilities -- children with disabilities, in particular. Federal health officials are using a study of the 2...
8/29/12 at 12:45 PM
A Bit More on Pertussis
My story on pertussis this week didn't focus too much on the cause of the recent uptick in whooping cough cases we're seeing nationwide. Is it unvaccinated children? is it unvaccinated adults? somethi...
8/1/12 at 10:00 AM There are Donut Cops? 6/13/12 at 11:00 AM
Shot Up 10/7/11 at 2:56 PM
What's behind the whooping cough epidemic?
Many people in the western Minnesota communities of Dawson and Boyd must have been surprised when pertussis, or whooping cough, broke out in 1998. I remember it well, especially for the concern it cau...
7/27/12 at 10:26 AM Contagion 1/14/11 at 11:36 AM
Linkworthy 2.0 1/7/10 at 4:42 AM
Shots: Basketball and tetanus
Curious about whether or not you need a tetanus shot before you help sandbag? Officials from the NDSU Student Health Service and the State Health Department say that floodwaters will not increas...
3/24/09 at 11:01 AM