Health

Perdue recalls chicken nuggets due to wood contamination

WASHINGTON (AP) - Perdue is recalling more than 68,000 pounds (30,844 kilograms) of chicken nuggets because they may be contaminated with wood. The gluten free Organics Breaded Chicken Breast Nuggets were produced on Oct. 25 and were sold at stores…

YouTube Revises Policy, Bans Dangerous Prank Videos

SAN BRUNO, Calif. - YouTube is trying to prevent otherwise bright people from doing dangerous things. The video-sharing network owned by Google is cracking down on harmful or dangerous pranks. Updated policies no longer allow challenges that present "an apparent…

Trump Birth Control Rules Blocked Nationwide

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A federal judge in Philadelphia is imposing a nationwide injunction on new Trump administration rules that allowed more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control. U.S. District Judge Wendy Beetlestone issued the injunction…

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Military Burn Pits

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is rejecting appeals from military veterans who claim they suffer health problems because of open burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan. The justices on Monday left in place a federal appeals court ruling that more…

Avera Health Acquiring More Health Facilities in Minnesota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - South Dakota-based Avera Health is acquiring more health facilities in the Minnesota community of Marshall. Carris Health Marshall has signed a letter of intent to integrate with Avera's Marshall-based operations. Avera Marshall will take over operations…

Could a Coach Help You Better Manage Your ADHD?

Alex Hey knows the challenges of living with ADHD, he was diagnosed at the age of 20. What he's learned since, he's hoping to share with others as a certified ADHD and life coach. Hey is in the process of…

SD Chief Justice Seeks New Mental Health Court

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota Supreme Court's chief justice says officials should seriously consider creating a mental health court in the Sioux Falls region. Chief Justice David Gilbertson said Wednesday in his State of the Judiciary message that…

Fitness Apps to Keep You On Track in 2019

The sheer volume of fitness apps available in the marketplace can be overwhelming, if not expensive - even for the most seasoned and technologically savvy athletes among us. Which is why it's always helpful to get a little insight into…

Cancer Death Rate Milestone: At Least 25 Years of Decline

NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. cancer death rate has hit a milestone: It's been falling for at least 25 years. Experts say lower smoking rates are translating into fewer deaths. They also credit advances in early detection and treatment.…

Opioid Addiction Being Fought on New Front

Over 30 percent of the population struggles with some kind of chronic pain. It used to be, pain pills were prescribed. But a nation dealing with the crippling effects of an opioid epidemic is looking for alternatives. And a nationwide…

Wired Wednesday: Why So Many Are Donning This Dotted Suit

Best-selling app creator, Carla White, bravely wore a tight-fitting black and white polka dotted suit Wednesday on KDLT News Today to explain what she says has become a somewhat unintended fitness trend. [gtxvideo vid="W3XGxUfN" playlist="" pid="GmT2rpoq" thumb="//content.jwplatform.com/thumbs/W3XGxUfN-120.jpg?cachebust=1546443975663" vtitle="Wired Wednesday ZoZo…

Alabama Company Recalls Hot Sausages Due to Metal Bits

SELMA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama company has recalled tons of hot sausages because they may be contaminated with bits of metal. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's recall notice says it has not had any reports of injury from the…

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