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M Health Fairview won't use race as a factor of kidney health

The nationwide practice can make Black people's kidneys seem healthier than they are, which can lead to delays in people getting the treatment they need.

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield the latest to slash patient insulin costs

The insurer is the latest provider to tackle the rising cost of insulin.

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Another MN-based insurer will cap insulin prices

The move comes as officials continue to debate how to address rising insulin costs.

Rochester's Mayo Clinic once again the nation's No. 1 hospital

The hospital also earned the top ranking in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Minnesotans are getting more and more STDs

Sexually-transmitted disease numbers rose again last year.

What Trump's decision to scrap cost-sharing subsidies means for MinnesotaCare

The health program for low-income Minnesotans gets $120M from cost-sharing reductions.

Franken backs single-payer health care bill

The Minnesota senator is cosponsoring Bernie Sanders' bill.

Mayo avoids lawsuit in plan to downsize its Albert Lea hospital

The Minnesota attorney general has decided not to sue the clinic.