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Swine Flu Summit Tuesday in Milwaukee

Updated: 09/15/2009 - MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The city of Milwaukee's health department and a business group are holding a summit for businesses Tuesday to discuss the spread of swine flu.

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UW Hospital Stops Student Volunteers Over H1N1

Posted: 09/12/2009 - MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The University of Wisconsin-Madison and Edgewood student volunteer program at UW Hospital and Clinics has been suspended because of the high number of students with swine flu symptoms.

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Gov't Gives $50 Million to BadgerCare

Updated: 09/05/2009 - MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded Wisconsin $50 million to improve BadgerCare over the next five years.

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60% of Adults Show Symptoms of Lactose Intolerance

Updated: 09/03/2009 - They say milk does a body good, but for a majority of adults, it also causes some harm, as a recent study shows about 60% of adults show symptoms of lactose intolerance.

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The ABC's of Flu Shots

Updated: 09/03/2009 - With flu season approaching, many doctors are recommending you get the flu shot, so we decided to take a look at what the vaccine does, how it works, and why it would or wouldn't make sense for you to get.

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Central Wisconsin Residents Speak Up on Health Care

Updated: 08/16/2009 - As President Obama continues to push nationwide health care reform, Americans are speaking up. Though central Wisconsin hasn't been home to a wild town hall meeting on health care reform just yet, residents here are looking for answers.

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Swine-Flu Policy Hopes to Prevent School Closures

Updated: 08/17/2009 - MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin educators are finalizing policies they hope will let them keep schools open even if a number of students show symptoms of swine flu.

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Breast Feeding May Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Posted: 08/12/2009 - Women who breast feed their babies even for short periods of time may lower their risk of developing premenopausal breast cancer if they have a family history of the disease.

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Tips for Helping your Child Choose Healthy School Lunches

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Buying lunch at school may be the first time kids get to call the shots on which foods they'll eat. Luckily, school lunches have improved over the years, both in taste and nutrition, with many serving healthier dishes, such as grilled chicken sandwiches and salads.

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