• 52°

Health

Latest Health

State cases close in on 1K; 17 confirmed in Mower

Minnesota inched closer to 1,000 cases of COVID-19 over the weekend and Mower County gained two more cases over the weekend. The state will likely ... Read more

2 hours ago by Daily Herald.

Mayo reviewing plans for hospitals in event of surge

Mayo Clinic Health System officials are planning how to best utilize Mayo facilities in the region in the event of a surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations ... Read more

3 days ago by Sarah Stultz.

Forecast projects Minnesota to hit COVID-19 peak by mid-April

Independent health researchers are predicting the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic in Minnesota to take place in three weeks with peak resources expected to be ... Read more

5 days ago by Sarah Stultz.

Mayo begins curbside pickup for prescriptions, medical supplies

To improve service for patients and to adhere to social distancing requirements, several Mayo Clinic Pharmacies and Mayo Clinic Stores are now offering curbside service ... Read more

5 days ago by Daily Herald.

Mayo turns blue in show of support

In honor and support of the communities and dedicated staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mayo Clinic Health System in both Albert Lea and Austin will ... Read more

1 week ago by Daily Herald.

Mayo continuing to take steps in effort against COVID-19

As COVID-19 cases swell across the United States, healthcare institutions are starting to feel the strain. In some portions of the world, clinics and hospitals ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Eric Johnson.

Masks 4 MN looking for masks to donate to hospitals.

A local group is asking the public with help in gathering PPE/N95 masks to be donated to health workers on the front line of the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Daily Herald.

Six cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Mower County

Unknown how one case was contracted   As of Monday, the Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed six cases of COVID-19 in Mower County. “Cases ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Daily Herald.

Ovarian cancer research receives $75,000 boost at Hormel Institute

Hormel Institute scientist receives grant for novel research Dr. Ilana Chefetz has been awarded a $75,000 Rivkin Center Pilot Award to fund new research into ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Daily Herald.

UPDATE: Officials confirm case of COVID-19 in Mower County

Mower County government building to be closed immediately The Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed a case of COVID-19 in Mower County. The MDH advised ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Daily Herald.

Latest on COVID-19 in Minnesota: Testing criteria tightened, case count at 60

MPR News Staff In Minnesota, the count of confirmed cases of COVID-19 continues to rise. On Tuesday, the state Health Department confirmed 60 cases, up ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Minnesota Public Radio.

Mayo Clinic Health System announces visitor restrictions

As Mayo Clinic Health System continues to monitor the outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), the ongoing safety of patients, staff and communities remains a primary ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Daily Herald.

Mayo expanding drive-thru testing

Those who suspect they have COVID-19 must first call before they will be tested As more people are diagnosed with COVID-19, the coronavirus that is ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Eric Johnson.

Mayo Clinic Health System responds to COVID-19

Mayo Clinic has released a game plan for people to follow in the event they come down with COVID-19. The United States is the latest ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Daily Herald.

New Mayo Clinic test could speed detection of COVID-19

By Catharine Richert Mayo Clinic scientists said Thursday they’ve developed a new test to detect COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, that could help ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Minnesota Public Radio.

| Older >