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2015 Person Of The Year: Omar Ishrak

Chairman and CEO, Medtronic plc

November 25, 2015

MN Cup

Staying Healthy After The Cup

Wellness innovations were a hit at this year’s MN Cup.

November 25, 2015

FDA Approves Medtronic's Smartphone-Connected Monitor

The device can wirelessly send information to physicians.

November 24, 2015

Shoot! Flu vaccine more likely a needle with nasal spray in short supply

There’s a prickly situation confronting Minnesotans getting their flu vaccinations. The nasal spray that many patients prefer to needles is in short supply at clinics these days, meaning more...

November 19, 2015

Expecting losses, UnitedHealth could leave Affordable Care Act market in 2017

UnitedHealthcare, the biggest health insurer in the country, could pull out of the Affordable Care Act because it is proving too expensive for the company. The Minnetonka-based company on Thursday...

November 19, 2015


Medtronic Seeks Approval For Pill-Sized Pacemaker

A new study found the revolutionary pacemaker lessened major complications by half compared to conventional models.

November 10, 2015


Federal Agents Raid Former Starkey Execs’ Homes

The former president and former CFO of Starkey both had items confiscated from their homes, which included a computer, documents and a car.

November 05, 2015

HCMC gets final OK for $224M expansion; breaks ground next week

Hennepin County Medical Center will break ground next week on a $224 million expansion of its campus in downtown Minneapolis, now that the County Board has given final approval to the financing for...

November 04, 2015

Discounts, reward programs continue for slow-growing medical pot biz

The discounts for medical pot will continue. Minnesota Medical Solutions is continuing its 50 percent off deal for first-time customers, it announced Monday. The deal – which was initially started...

November 02, 2015


Is Cryotherapy A Panacea?

The latest storefront wellness fix.

November 01, 2015

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