Federal regulators are expected to authorize the mixing and matching of COVID-19 booster shots this week in an effort to provide flexibility for those seeking to maintain protection against the coronavirus.
Food companies are coming under renewed pressure to use less salt after U.S. regulators spelled out long-awaited guidelines aimed at reducing sodium levels in dozens of foods including condiments, cereals, french fries and potato chips.
U.S. health officials urged caution in interpreting the numbers, which were collected using an online questionnaire for the first time. But outside experts said the big decrease in electronic cigarette use is likely real and makes sense given that young people often vape socially.
According to the American Heart Association, about 90% of people who experience an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest die. Because people knew what to do, two people at two different high school football games this month were part of the 10%.
A House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection voted unanimously Tuesday to hold former White House aide Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress after the longtime ally of former President Donald Trump defied a subpoena for documents and testimony.
The St. Paul Police Department plans to have three times the normal officer staffing levels in the neighborhoods surrounding Xcel Energy Center for the Minnesota Wild's home opener Tuesday night in light of recent violence on West Seventh Street.
New advice from federal health experts suggests that the risks outweigh the benefits of taking a daily dose of aspirin to prevent a heart attack or stroke for people without heart disease. But that doesn't mean you should stop taking the medication altogether.