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Mayo Clinic and Verily, an Alphabet company founded at the convergence of health care, data science and technology, today announced a strategic two-year collaboration. This collaboration focuses on the development of a digital point-of-care resource of vetted knowledge to support an individualized approach to patient care. This modular,...

-- Drug overdose deaths in Wisconsin jumped by 27.5 percent in 2020, according to the latest figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  The CDC site shows 1,530 drug overdose deaths were reported for the year in Wisconsin. A year earlier, that number was...

By Tom Still It is “Roaring 20s, 2.0” in much of America. Stocks are booming, cash is looking for smart places to invest, businesses are clamoring for workers, and materials and products of all types are slowly returning to the supply chain. Let’s not mess it up...

-- As COVID-19 vaccination efforts continue around the state, the joint health department for Shawano and Menominee counties is running a public information campaign to get more residents protected against the virus.  “Our role is to combat negative myths about the vaccine with good, credible information,”...

-- Assembly lawmakers have approved along party lines a bill that would put in place guidelines on how the state should handle lawsuit settlements from opioid manufacturers. The bill would require any settlements on the suit between the attorney general and local governments and opioid manufacturers,...