You can get a free kidney screening at the St. Cloud YMCA this week. The National Kidney Foundation will be offering the screenings, Thursday from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Lifestyle Health, which is inside the YMCA.
Nearly 50 percent of kids in the United States are either overweight or obese. However, here in central Minnesota we have a reason to be hopeful, the community is fighting it and we're starting to see a positive outcome.
Health officials have confirmed an additional case of measles in Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Health said Thursday the new case is associated with the measles outbreak that has been occurring mainly in Hennepin County since late March.