Author: Laura Kaiser

Wisconsin health officials are warning that COVID-19 deaths will continue to increase as the state experiences a surge in cases driven by the delta variant.  But they noted vaccinations are keeping the number of deaths from rising as sharply as the case numbers have been in...

A recent study designed and co-authored by the UW-Madison School of Education's associate dean for research identified the "optimal period" for rehabilitation of the hand and arm following a stroke. "Understanding that there could be an important window for best rehabilitating after a stroke is...

Kiio’s innovative digital musculoskeletal (MSK) therapy for back, knee, neck and hip pain is now available nationwide through Walgreens Find Care®  Today Kiio, a leader in digital musculoskeletal (MSK) therapy, announced that individuals may access its proven pain management and prevention solution through Walgreens Find Care®,...

Madison-headquartered Exact Sciences Corp. announced that it has entered into a collaboration agreement with the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP), a cooperative group founded by the National Cancer Institute. Together, Exact Sciences and the NSABP will conduct a prospective, multicenter validation study with stage...

The seven-day average for new COVID-19 deaths in the state has largely been on the rise for several weeks, reaching 12 deaths per day at the latest count.  That rate was just two deaths per day one month earlier. A total of 7,806 COVID-19 deaths have...