Posted: 12/06/2013 - Madison Police say downtown officers are becoming increasingly concerned about synthetic marijuana use in the upper end of State St.
Updated: 12/05/2013 - Health officials are warning Wisconsin residents about a holiday tradition that involves eating raw meat after more than a dozen people became ill last year.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Health officials say Dane Co. has more than 2,000 reported cases of sexually transmitted infections each year.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - UPDATE: A coalition of anti-smoking groups say the state needs to do more to prevent young people from buying tobacco products.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - The Supreme Court has agreed to referee another dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law, whether businesses can use religious objections to escape a requirement to cover birth control for employees.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - Wisconsin residents are storing DNA samples for future medical and other testing, taking advantage of a Marshfield company's DNA Banking Day services.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - Thanksgiving can be one of the toughest holidays for people with celiac disease, an autoimmune disease marked by sensitivity to gluten, a protein in wheat, barley and rye.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - A La Crosse cancer center is among six nationwide working to provide more tempting food and recipes to patients often nauseated and exhausted due to treatment.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - Health officials say the number of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder continues to rise. The latest survey says more than 1 in 10 children has been diagnosed with it.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - UW Health in Madison and Aurora Health Care in Milwaukee are exploring a partnership.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - State and local health officials say the flu season is starting earlier than usual in Wisconsin. Fifteen people have been hospitalized so far across the state. About half are in Milwaukee County. Twenty-five flu cases have been confirmed statewide.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - A Wisconsin man who made a fortune by breeding an exceptional rose has donated $1 million to the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - UPDATE: A model of toughness in an NFL career in which he started 297 straight games, future Hall-of-Fame quarterback Brett Favre now worries about all those hits.
Updated: 11/15/2013 - UPDATE: Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says she hopes Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will change his mind and agree to accept $10 billion in federal funds to help expand Medicaid.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - Wisconsin officials say they don't anticipate President Barack Obama's announcement that insurance companies can renew canceled health care coverage will have much effect here.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - UPDATE: The government claims more than 50,000 people can log on to its troubled health care website and more than 800,000 people will be able to shop for insurance coverage each day.
Updated: 11/13/2013 - UPDATE: The number of Wisconsin residents who actually managed to sign up for a health insurance plan through the new online exchanges is fewer than 900.
Posted: 11/13/2013 - The mayors of Atlanta, Milwaukee and Philadelphia are pushing for their states to expand Medicaid so federally funded health insurance is available to hundreds of thousands of working poor who could lose coverage Jan. 1.
Posted: 11/13/2013 - About two dozen customers are rejecting wireless meter technology being installed by a Wisconsin utility company, citing concerns about the electromagnetic frequency and privacy.