Health News

Pet Connection: Meet Topaz

Topaz is a cat who, like many gems, has been under a lot of pressure in her life. She first came in to the care of her foster family at  Adopt-A-Pet F-M with her…

ND Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Frozen, Raw Tuna

BISMARCK - North Dakota's Health Department says four illnesses in the state have been tied to a salmonella outbreak linked to frozen, raw ground tuna. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the tuna from Louisiana-based Jensen Tuna…

LIVE: Pet Connection: Meet Surly

Surly is kind of the cautionary tale of cats whose owners choose not to spay and neuter their pets. The sweet-natured calico came in to Homeward Animal Shelter with a swollen abdomen, which made…

Alpha Delta Kappa Hosts "Preemie" Baby Shower

  FARGO, N.D. -- For the parent's of premature babies, the time spent in the hospital after pregnancy can be difficult. Alpha Delta Kappa hoped to make things a little brighter for those families with…

LIVE: Make Your Own Rain Barrel

  We're looking down the barrel of a long, rainy weekend to come with more precipitation expected over the next week. But hey, that's early April in the upper Midwest for you. And that's…

LIVE: Flood Health Flood Warning

North Dakota State Department of Health scientists are warning us about serious health risks from our rising flood waters. You might think the biggest danger of dealing with floodwaters is that they're a muddy…

LIVE: Pet Connection: Meet Noell

Noell is a cat with some serious floof factor. The fluffy ten-year-old turned up at the pound before he was rescued by workers at Homeward Animal Shelter, and the giant furball has turned out…

LIVE: Shift Happens & PolyAware

It's one of the least well-understood subgroups in love relationships, and in fact, it's only been recognized a few years as a social phenomenon. So it might surprise you that a group devoted to…

LIVE: Pet Connection: Meet Batman

Dark, mysterious, muscular, with an intense and arresting gaze like his namesake, Batman the cat has a similarly sad backstory. The handsome black shorthair was found all alone in the world by rescue workers…

LIVE: Transgender Cultural Competency Training

Transgender issues used to be all but impossible to talk about. Now, they're at the forefront of a lot of issues and news stories. But that hasn't necessarily made the conversation about -- and…

Blood Donors Needed Due To Recent Blizzard

FARGO, ND - This week's blizzard has led to a critical shortage of blood. Vitalant closed offices and canceled blood drives in at least three states, resulting in the loss of nearly 1,000 blood donations. Vitalant's Jennifer Hawkins says blood…

Categories: Health Matters