Posted: 02/18/2014 - A new report shows that while the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board issued different penalties for the same offenses, doctors most often received the lightest punishment -- a reprimand.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - UPDATE: A Wisconsin state law covering information doctors are required to tell patients would be expanded under a bill that has passed the state Assembly.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - UPDATE: The Wisconsin Assembly has approved a bill that would create a formal system of short-term sanctions for convicts who violate parole or probation.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - Health officials say the flu death of a Wausau man highlights the need to get vaccinated.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - The American Red Cross is seeking blood and platelet donors to help restock the blood supply for patients in need.
Updated: 02/15/2014 - "How did you hear about us? Where is this coming from?" That's the question Missy Stein, owner of Whoops & Company, had when she noticed a shift in her clientele. Little did she know, a portion of the new business was sent from Dr. Bob Przybelski from UW-Health.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - UPDATE: The federal government says more than 56,000 Wisconsin residents have selected a health care plan through the online federal exchanges.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - Jan Zimmerman of Heritage Homes Assisted Living launched the Watertown Dementia Awareness Coalition in October. Since then, she's gotten several business on board to becoming a more dementia-friendly community.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Two legislators with a medical background have introduced a bill that would require two years of training for medical school graduates before they could receive a doctor's license in Wisconsin.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - Wisconsin has recorded its first flu-related death of a child this season.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - The Food and Drug Administration is laying out new requirements to ensure the safety of infant formula.
Posted: 01/30/2014 - Unity health insurance says a portable hard drive containing health information for about 41,000 people has been missing for seven weeks.
Posted: 01/27/2014 - An Eau Claire church has become one of the latest organizations in Wisconsin to install a hearing loop to help parishioners with hearing loss.
Updated: 01/24/2014 - Some Wisconsin cancer patients are being forced to choose between oral chemotherapy that could be the most effective treatment and traditional chemotherapy covered by their insurance.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Health experts say the flu season in Wisconsin is at its peak and is striking younger patients.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - For the first time, child car seats would have to protect children from death and injury in side-impact crashes, under regulations proposed today by the government.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - A new report says the federal health care law could spell additional tax penalties for Wisconsin businesses with a large number of low-income employees.