Minnesota Department of Health

Type: Organization
Name: Minnesota Department of Health
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Spotting autism early is vital to development

Although a reliable diagnosis can be made as young as age 2, the average age of autism diagnosis for Minneapolis children is around 5 years old, according to the Minneapolis Somali Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence Project, a two-year study on autism ... [Published Red Wing Republican Eagle - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Metro Mother Shares Rare Story of Mesothelioma and Survival

Updated: 04/18/2014 6:18 PMCreated: 04/18/2014 5:12 PM KSTP.comBy: Naomi PescovitzThough law firms often advertise about the dangers of asbestos and mesothelioma, a Roseville mom wants the public to know there is much more to the story.Heather Von St. ... [Published KSTP - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Minnesota | New documentary explores public health impacts of climate change

How will climate change affect the daily lives of Minnesotans, in particular, their health?That’s the question explored in a new documentary that was a partnership between the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Twin Cities Public Television ( tpt ... [Published Big Medicine - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

State ties death to Goldfinch

FAIRMONT - A resident died after wandering outside a secured memory unit at Goldfinch Estates in January, and the state has found the facility at fault after discovering that security doors malfunctioned and the client's care plan was not followed.The ... [Published Fairmont Sentinel - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Coleman names new deputy mayor, says goodbye to planning director

St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman announced Thursday the arrival of a new deputy mayor and the departure of the city’s longtime planning and economic development director.Kristin Beckmann, vice president of programs and services for Twin Cities Habitat for ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

County near bottom of health rankings

Mille Lacs County ranks 85th in health outcomes and 83rd in health factors among the state’s 87 counties, according to the latest of the five annual health-ranking studies from the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.The institute ranks ... [Published Mille Lacs County Times - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Sexually transmitted diseases on rise in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State health officials are concerned that Minnesotans aren't getting the message about safe sex and about testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases. The Minnesota Department of Health on Wednesday reported the ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 5 reports

Minnesota STD cases rise 10 percent

The rate of sexually transmitted diseases in Minnesota increased by 10 percent last year, the Minnesota Department of Health reported on Wednesday. The 23,133 newly reported sexually transmitted ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Report ‘Sharp Increase’ In Some STD Rates In 2013

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Health released a new report Wednesday that shows significant increases in the rate of some sexually transmitted diseases from 2012 to 2013. ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

How advanced directives can improve end-of-life care, costs

Listen How planning for the end changes everything Guests Dr. Jeffrey Thompson: CEO and chairman of Gundersen Health System, practicing pediatric intensivist and neonatologist. Dr. Dan Morhaim: Physician and author of 'The Better End'People in La ... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Our View: Costs key in health care access While more uninsured got coverage, costs must be controlled to sustain programs

0000LightBlueWhile we can all celebrate the number of previously uninsured people who now have health care either through private insurance or a government program, Minnesota must keep a keen eye on costs that could eventually cripple these programs and ... [Published Mankato Free Press - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Researchers: Late Autism Diagnosis Leads to Missed Services

Updated: 04/15/2014 10:45 PMCreated: 04/15/2014 9:44 PM KAALtv.comBy: Jenna Lohse(ABC 6 News) -- April is National Autism Awareness Month. A disorder that affects one in 68 American children.Recent research shows many autistic preschoolers in Minnesota ... [Published KAALtv.com - Apr 16 2014]

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"It's still around and that's what's so frustrating. It's not banned in the United States" Von St. James said
"If what was found in Minneapolis is true for the rest of the state, Minnesota is failing to provide early autism services to thousands of children" said Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger in a Minnesota Department of Health news release
"First, with this incident we are deeply saddened," he said. "It was an isolated incident, and everyone at Goldfinch is very saddened by the event."
"We are trying to form a relationship with petting zoo operators, county fairs, FFA and 4-H groups so we can help each other have a healthy, successful fair" Klumb said. "We are here to help."

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A Legislative Update from the State Council on ... [Published Asian American Press - Apr 20 2014]
Public Notices Apr. 16, 2014 Ramsey County - Ma... [Published LillieNews.com - Apr 19 2014]
Metro Mother Shares Rare Story of Mesothelioma ... [Published KSTP - Apr 19 2014]
Minnesota | New documentary explores public hea... [Published Big Medicine - Apr 19 2014]
Spotting autism early is vital to development [Published Red Wing Republican Eagle - Apr 18 2014]
Iron Range sulfide mining can be done without h... [Published MinnPost - Apr 18 2014]
State ties death to Goldfinch [Published Fairmont Sentinel - Apr 18 2014]
We can wash up, animals can’t [Published Marshall Independent - Apr 18 2014]
Assisted living facility in Fairmont found negl... [Published KEYC Television - Apr 18 2014]
Top St. Paul development official departing for... [Published TwinCities.com - Apr 17 2014]
Staff reduction of 8 at RiverView painful but n... [Published Crookston Daily Times - Apr 17 2014]
Anoka County residents encouraged to test safet... [Published Sun Focus - Apr 17 2014]
Coleman names new deputy mayor, says goodbye to... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
Kristin Beckman new St. Paul deputy mayor; Bedo... [Published MinnPost - Apr 17 2014]
St. Paul: Coleman's top development official Be... [Published TwinCities.com - Apr 17 2014]
Minnesota STD cases rise 10 percent [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
Report ‘Sharp Increase’ In Some STD Rates In 2013 [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]
Sexually transmitted diseases rose 10% in Minne... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
Sexually transmitted diseases on rise in Minnesota [Published Bradenton Herald - Apr 17 2014]
Sexually transmitted diseases on rise in Minnesota [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 17 2014]
Achievements & Accolades: Jan/Feb 2014 [Published RWJF - Apr 17 2014]
Minnesota STD rates rise 10 percent [Published TwinCities.com - Apr 17 2014]
County near bottom of health rankings [Published Mille Lacs County Times - Apr 16 2014]
STD cases in Minnesota jumped in 2013 [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Apr 16 2014]
Blue Earth County maintains high STD ranking [Published Mankato Free Press - Apr 16 2014]
MDH Report Shows STD Cases on the Rise [Published KSTP - Apr 16 2014]
How advanced directives can improve end-of-life... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Apr 16 2014]
Our View: Costs key in health care access While... [Published Mankato Free Press - Apr 16 2014]
Health briefs [Published Red Wing Republican Eagle - Apr 16 2014]
Echo Press Editorial: More insights about autis... [Published Echo Press - Apr 16 2014]
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BH : Lassa Fever / North-America / USA [0:1] [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Apr 05 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140405-43255-USA Date / time: 05/04/2014 04:29:57 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Lassa Fever Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Minnesota City: Minneapolis Description: A man is in stable ...
Biological Hazard - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Apr 05 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140405-43255-USA Date / time: 05/04/2014 04:29:57 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Minnesota Location: Minneapolis Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of ...
Lassa fever reported in US traveller returning ... [Published H5N1 - Apr 04 2014]
Thanks to Greg Folkers for tweeting the link to the CDC news release: Lassa Fever Reported in U.S. Traveler Returning from West Africa. Excerpt:The CDC and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) have confirmed a diagnosis of Lassa fever in a person ...
Is Your State Prepared For The Health Impacts O... [Published Think Progress - Mar 05 2014]
This winter, a strange sickness has been spreading through the Caribbean. In St. Martin alone, where the disease was first detected in December, there have been over 500 confirmed cases and another 3,200 people are believed to have contracted the disease ...
Biological Hazard - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Feb 25 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140225-42812-USA Date / time: 25/02/2014 08:32:48 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Minnesota Location: Maple Grove Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of ...
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