Health

Wired Wednesday: Gaming Addiction Among Teens

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Earlier this year the World Health Organization declared gaming addiction a mental health condition. Will Bushee stopped by for another edition of Wired Wednesday talking gaming and online addictions among teens, well as a brand new…

US could back 1st pot-derived medicine

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to decide soon whether to give its first approval to a prescription drug made from the marijuana plant. But parents who have used other products containing chemicals…

Fathers Day Gifts with Annie Mello

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Fathers Day is the day to honor your father, or a father figure in your life. Getting this person a special gift is something many of us stress over, but thankfully co-owner of CPM Fitness Annie…

Auditor to review Iowa's privatized Medicaid costs

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa's auditor says her office will review the state's claims of savings under its privatized Medicaid program. State Auditor Mary Mosiman confirmed the move in a statement Thursday night. She didn't provide details on the…

School Zone: Ninja Warrior Camp

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The end of the school year means the beginning of summer camp season. Embrace Church in Sioux Falls is hosting a 'Ninja Warrior Camp' open to kids from kindergarten to fifth grade and their parents on…

Trump signs bill to expand private care for veterans

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has signed a bill into law that will expand private care for veterans as an alternative to the troubled Veterans Affairs health system. At a Rose Garden event, Trump praised the legislation as helping…

Trump to sign bill expanding private care for veterans

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump will soon be signing a bill that will expand private care for veterans as an alternative to the troubled Veterans Affairs health system. The sweeping measure has bipartisan support and is part of an…

5 dead, nearly 200 sickened in romaine lettuce outbreak

NEW YORK (AP) - Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted Arizona-grown romaine lettuce, bringing the total to five. The Arizona growing season is long over and it's unlikely any tainted lettuce…

A Runners Guide To Riding

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - When the weather gets warmer many of us like to get outside and be active. Staying safe while doing so is incredibly important, especially for beginners who might want to take up biking. 605 Running Company…

'Lend An Arm, Save A Life' Blood Drive

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - When you donate blood, you have an incredible and direct impact on the lives of local patients and hospitals. From 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Community Blood Bank will be parked outside of Hu-Hot, and…

Memorial Day Meals with Annie Mello

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - During holidays it's easy for us to over eat or over indulge, and with memorial day right around the corner many of us will be grilling and might not be too mindful of what we're putting…

Congress on track to OK expanded private care at troubled VA

WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation awaiting final approval in the Senate would give veterans more freedom to see doctors outside the Department of Veterans Affairs' health system. Passage would represent a major step toward delivering on President Donald Trump's pledge to…

New Migraine Medicine Coming to South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- If you or someone you know suffers from migraines, there could relief coming soon. A new treatment was recently approved by the FDA for migraine prevention. The drug is said…

State tweaks anti-abortion family planning program

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa is tweaking its new state-funded family planning program that excludes abortion providers like Planned Parenthood by restoring some eligibility to a large hospital system that performs abortions in some cases. UnityPoint Health could soon…

Romaine lettuce outbreak update: 149 sick in 29 states

NEW YORK (AP) - Four more states are reporting illnesses in a food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its numbers on the outbreak Wednesday, revealing that 149 people in 29 states…

Romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak spreads to Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A national food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce has reached Minnesota. The state Department of Health said Tuesday that 10 cases of E. coli infection in Minnesota residents are linked to the multi-state outbreak.…

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