Expert perspective: California to raise legal age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21

According to a recent article in Yahoo news, California Governor Jerry Brown approved raising the legal age...

Research snapshot: At-home medication therapy management services beneficial for some patients

Managing medications can be difficult.

Research snapshot: Improved fitness linked to reduced type 2 diabetes risk

The link between fitness level and developing type 2 diabetes has been commonly linked and hypothesized.

Biomarker may predict recurrence in endometrial cancer patients

Endometrial cancer is the most common gynecologic cancer in the U.S. 

In The News: U.S. Senators, UMN faculty discuss Zika virus threat

Zika virus is gaining attention in the United States as mosquito season arrives. 

UMN expert: Gluten free diets not as healthy as you think

Although millions of Americans are cutting gluten out of their diets with the belief that it is a healthier dietary...

Big cats, clean teeth thanks to veterinary anesthesiologists

Just like people, big cats need to maintain teeth health too.

Essential oils… You’re doing it wrong!

When it comes to essential oils, there’s no shortage of health claims – from weight loss to immune system...

Research Snapshot: Helping curb the childhood obesity epidemic in rural Minnesota

Home isn’t just where the heart is; home is also where your meals are.

Research snapshot: Cigarette smoking prevalence remains high among American Indians in Hennepin County and Ramsey County

recent analysis from the Tribal Tobacco Use Project Survey of 964 urban American Indian residents in Hennepin...