Friday, September 20th: We can expect lower levels of pollen to continue today. All of our pollen producing plants such as grass, trees, weeds and mold should stay at low levels. Enjoy the break from your seasonal allergies.
We will update our allergy forecast, Monday through Friday during Good Morning Northland and on WDIO.com.
U.S. health officials say there were no new measles cases reported last week, a sign the nation's worst epidemic of the disease in 27 years could be in its final stages.
An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued Juul Labs, a leading e-cigarette maker.
Government health experts are urging approval of a treatment for children with life-threatening peanut allergies.
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St. Luke's nurses have voted to authorize a strike. The decision comes after months of negotiations yielded no success.
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