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December 15, 2015
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito is shown in this 2006 Center for Disease Control (CDC) photograph released to Reuters 2013.
Brazil reports 1,761 microcephaly cases as mosquito virus spreads
December 15, 2015 - 2:42pm
July 19, 2015
A northern long-eared bat is held after being captured with a net in Northeastern Minnesota's Superior National Forest on Thursday night. The U.S. Forest Service, Natural Resources Research Institute, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and other agencies are working together as part of an ongoing forest bat research project across Minnesota. (Clint Austin /
Bat study hones in on nesting trees
July 19, 2015 - 7:35pm
April 27, 2015
Another round of avian influenza rocks Iowa
April 27, 2015 - 10:50pm
April 14, 2015
Eight more cases of bird flu confirmed
April 14, 2015 - 9:15pm
Minnesota Health Department infectious disease director Kris Ehresmann tells a Senate committee Wednesday that flu, ebola and other diseases have been common in recent months. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Flu, norovirus, Ebola, oh my!
January 14, 2015 - 8:52pm
October 19, 2014
Potential Ebola treatment?
October 19, 2014 - 8:16pm
October 15, 2014
Obama promises more aggressive response to Ebola fears in U.S.
October 15, 2014 - 8:40pm
August 27, 2014
Tara Einck (back right), husband Joey (back left) and Natalie, 4, (front left) are hosting a “Rockin’ 65 Roses” benefit for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Son Riley, 2, (front right) was diagnosed with the disease at birth. Submitted Photo
Rockin’ 65 Roses
August 27, 2014 - 8:20pm
April 1, 2014
Author Sonja Van Leeuwe (back, left) will be signing copies of her book, “A Balloon in the Snowstorm,” on Saturday at Read It Again Books in Slayton. It’s her story about the journey she and husband Eric (back, right) faced after learning their daughter, Madison, (front) had been diagnosed with CPS deficiency. Submitted Photo
Book signing event is Saturday
April 1, 2014 - 9:25pm
March 13, 2014
Nobles County employees (from left) Joyce Jacobs, Al Langseth, Stephanie McLain and Ron McCarvel discuss the possibility of a foreign animal disease outbreak at the Government Center in Worthington. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Officials develop response plan for ag emergencies
March 13, 2014 - 8:59pm
March 29, 2012
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Lance Baumgard, Iowa State University associate professor and native of Round Lake, addresses the audience at the regional Bioscience Conference Thursday morning at the Bioscience Advancement Center in Worthington.
Conference speaker says food wrongly associated with disease
March 29, 2012 - 9:10pm
May 23, 2011
Capitol notebook: Bill passes to give rare disease publicity
May 23, 2011 - 7:19pm
December 6, 2010
Caregiver support offered locally for memory care
December 6, 2010 - 10:01pm
October 28, 2010
County develops plans for disasters
October 28, 2010 - 9:35pm
July 1, 2010
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Leo James Chapman-Nesseth was just a year old when he died of Alpers disease, a rare genetic disorder of the mitochondria.
Family raises awareness for rare disease
July 1, 2010 - 9:49pm