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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...

Addiction is something a lot of people struggle with. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) estimates that about 20 million Americans have an addiction to illicit drugs, alcohol or both. Out of that group, only about 10% will seek help with addiction rehab. RehabPath...

-- Racine officials will use $600,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds to award gift cards to residents who get a COVID-19 vaccine and to those that help get somebody vaccinated. Unvaccinated city residents that are eligible for the vaccine can get a $50 gift card...

FluGen is reporting positive results from a "human challenge" study, in which participants were purposefully exposed to a flu virus to test vaccine efficacy. FluGen, based in Madison, is undertaking the study with the support of a $15.4 million Department of Defense grant. Published recently...