Updated: 11:07 AM Gov. Scott Walker has signed an executive order recreating the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Health, 15 days after he invited lawmakers to the governor's mansion to drink beer and eat brats in an attempt to foster bipartisanship.
Posted: 1:28 PM Based on recent news reports and Public Health beach closing notices, this year´s blue-green algae season has clearly begun. The safest response when you see a bloom is to keep yourself, your children, and your pets out of the water and avoid all contact.
Posted: 7:32 AM New research shows a sharp escalation in the weapons race against cancer. Scientists are reporting success with several high-tech approaches long dreamed of but not possible or proven to work until now.
Updated: 2:26 PM With summer camps and other programs for children starting in the next few weeks, state health officials are urging Wisconsin residents to seek pertussis vaccinations, especially in light of the state’s current outbreak.
Posted: 6:41 AM Researchers say opportunities for young adults with autism are limited and the problem needs to be urgently addressed in the next decade as half a million autistic children reach adulthood.