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COVID treatments: Essentia Health to help test 3 existing meds

The clinical trial includes the much-discussed drug ivermectin.

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Group says Mayo should be 'severely punished' over research puppy's death

The puppy died two days after undergoing a procedure at a Mayo research facility.

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UnitedHealth Group says it made $287B last year, $24B of it profit

The corporation's Optum business represented a significant chunk of that total.

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Ridgeview halting urgent care at a Twin Cities site 'until further notice'

The organization cited "growing emergency medical needs" at the facility.

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MN hospitals issue plea: Don't go to the ER for a COVID test

"Please help us keep our emergency department capacity and staff available for medical emergencies," the association said.

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Mold, leaky roof will shut down Twin Cities nursing home

The department said it found "significant structural deficiencies" at the facility.

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About 1% of Mayo Clinic staff let go due to COVID vaxx requirements

Workers had until Jan. 3 to get at least one vaccine dose or obtain an exemption.

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'Severe' blood shortage has MN health care system worried

The blood supply in the U.S. has reaching worrying levels.

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Allina parts ways with 53 of 27,000 employees over vaccine mandate

That's about 0.2% of the health care system's workforce.

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99% of Essentia Health employees vaccinated, but 49 fired over mandate

The employees had until Nov. 1 to be fully vaccinated or apply for an exemption.