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Two more Minnesotans died from complications related to the swine flu, according to Minnesota Department of Health officials.
Minnesota health officials confirmed a second case of the H1N1 flu virus, commonly known as swine flu. It's clearly spreading like wildfire, folks. Run for it.
As more evidence appears to show that the H1N1 virus (commonly known as swine flu) is not currently a serious threat to those who become ill, Minnesota officials are asking people to stop freaking out so much about it.
State health officials announced that polio may have played a role in the death of a Minnesotan last month. They are urging all parents to make sure that their children have up-to-date vaccinations.
Scared that the flu has killed so many otherwise healthy children this year? Maybe you should actually be more afraid.
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After years of gathering dust on drugstore shelves, the female condom may finally be on its way to finding acceptance among gay men and Third World women.
Days and nights on the front line at Minnesota's busiest emergency room.