Hanging out at Bars Can Be Healthy
People who have a bar where everybody knows their name are significantly happier, have more friends, and have better life satisfaction than other people.
South Dakota Tops Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index
Next time someone asks you, "How are you doin'?", you can give them a detailed answer, if they have the time.
Wave Goodbye to the Cheeseburger on McDonald's Happy Meal
Starting in June, two more McDonald's menu items will disappear from the Happy Meal menu.
A Conversation With a Canadian About Health Care
What is health care really like in Canada? Luckily I have a friend who lives there. So I talked to her about Canada’s health care system and her experiences.
Sanford Number One Hospital in South Dakota
Recently Sanford USD Medical Center was chosen as the number one hospital in South Dakota, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals of 2017-2018.
Could a Miracle Flu Drug Soon Be on the Way?
There's encouraging news out of Japan where a drug maker says it has developed a pill that can kill the flu virus in one day.
Smile South Dakota - Your Teeth Are Some of the Prettiest
The website Wallet Hub recently ranked all 50 states including the District of Columbia based on dental health - and South Dakota made the top 10.
Businesses Being Warned about 'Technology Distractions' - What?
Do you think we're to the point where's there's actually too much technology available to people? Some at Microsoft think so.
FMLA-Unpaid Leave For Workers in South Dakota
When you need to take off work for medical reasons for yourself or a family member remember FMLA.
Watch as a Florida Nurse Goes off on People and the Flu
This is HILARIOUS!!! I think she needs her own TV show. Hey, Oprah - if you're reading this, sign this girl up.
Can You Share Your Spare Kidney? Asking For a Friend
I have a weird question? Can my friend Kevin have one of your kidneys? The ones he has don't work. So, we are searching for a living kidney donor. Here's more.
Is South Dakota to Blame for Your Anxiety and Lack of Sleep?
If you're seeking the perfect work/life balance and you're here in Sioux Falls, you're pretty close!
Flu Bug Gets Religion, May Be Attending Your Church
He's everywhere, he's everywhere! The flu bug, that is.
Super Bowl Staff Working Hard to Chase Away the Flu Bug
With 49 states now reporting widespread flu activity, those working the Super Bowl are pulling out all the stops when it comes to fighting off the flu bug.
Lean, a Dangerous Cocktail That Can and has Killed People
If like me, you're uninformed about the dangers of "lean" and other over-the-counter cough syrup concoctions, read on, please.
Why You Should Apply Sunscreen before You Fly
You want me to do what? Apply sunscreen before I board a plane? Mind if I ask why?
Places and Things You Should Clean After You Have the Flu
After the flu finishes its march through your home, get the germs out! Here's a list of places you might not have thought about cleaning and disinfecting.
Brandon City Councilor: Water is Safe
A life long resident and Brandon City councilor says the accusations of unsafe drinking water and integrity concerns are unfounded.
Germs at the Gym and How to Survive Cold and Flu Season
No doubt about it, wherever you work out, viruses and bacteria are lurking, especially this time of year. But using caution and common sense, you can avoid the worst of it.
How Much Sugar Does Your Morning Soda Contain?
I have determined there are basically two types of people in the world - those who need coffee to get their morning started and those who need a soda (or pop).