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What's Going Around: Seasonal depression Video included

Medical professionals at the Monroe Clinic say they are starting to see more cases of seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as season depression, now that the weather is starting to get cooler.   

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Cancer treatments being tailored to individual patients Video included

Doctors are now tailoring cancer treatment specifically to individual patients.  

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Free breast cancer screenings for low income women in Dane, Rock counties Video included

It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month and public health officials are spreading the word about a wellness program to keep women healthy.

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Trump to halt subsidies to health insurers

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Frustrated by failures in Congress, President Donald Trump will try to put his own stamp on health care with an executive order that aims to make lower-premium plans more available. More>>

Critics say Trump birth control rule ignores science

The Trump administration's new birth control rule is raising questions among some doctors and researchers.

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Schimel warns seniors about opioid abuse Video included

Attorney General Brad Schimel is telling senior citizens to be aware of the dangers of abusing opioid medication.

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Survey: 30 percent of Wisconsin adolescents are overweight

A national report shows that height and weight measurements used to calculate body mass index indicate that Wisconsin's adolescents are catching up to adult levels of obesity.

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Doctor shortage could impact rural areas in Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Council on Medical Education & Workforce (WCMEW) released a report Tuesday that predicts by 2035, we could be 4,000 doctors short of what's really needed in the state.

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