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Two new reports show that rural American obesity rates are climbing higher than those of their metropolitan counterparts.

The University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians and Fairview Health Services announced an agreement to move forward with an effort to create a nationally-renowned health system that combines academic and community resources.

18-year-old Catarina Gómez began college with a ten-year plan. Her intention was to become an immigration attorney and from there, launch a career in politics, but life had other plans. 

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June 21 marks the longest day of the year, the summer solstice. With it comes more direct UV rays which, if exposed to for extended periods of time, can have harmful effects on our skin.

Athletes describe runner's high as euphoria, a loss of pain, heightened awareness.
 
The cause: our bodies produce narcotic-like chemicals during continuous aerobic exercise, said George J. Trachte, Ph.D., interim department chair of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth Campus.
 

Join us for the 'AHC North' 2018 Chainbreaker Silent Auction inside the newly renovated Bent Paddle Brewing Co.!

This Wednesday, June 13, 2018, join Dean Jakub Tolar, along with Erik's Bike Shop, Podiumwear, and Mighteor to rally riders for Chainbreaker 2018. The rally will be held at the plaza outside of the McNamara Alumni Center from 11:30-1:30 p.m. Come, enjoy lunch and learn more about the ride. 

With suicide rates on the rise, Dr. Kaz Nelson believes changing school curriculums can help kids and reverse the trend.

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