The Air-Filtering Breathe99 Mask Was Ahead of the Pandemic

The Minneapolis-based designer of an ergonomic respirator mask was struggling to find a market—and then COVID-19 hit

Champions of Change in Minnesota: Amira Adawe

The founder and executive director of the Beautywell Project fights against the skin-lightening cosmetics industry, to promote internal and external wellness

Meet the Voice of the U of M’s New Global Focus on Women’s Health

Dr. Rahel Nardos is connecting the University of Minnesota with low-resource locations to improve healthcare access

How We’re Combating Substance Abuse’s Deadly Link to COVID-19

Overdoses have increased since the pandemic began, says Allina Health physician Katherine Katzung

Minnesota Unveils COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Website

Enter personal and health data on the Vaccine Connector site to receive updates as more supply arrives
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This App Sharpens Your Mind by Working Your Body

Cardiomelon quizzes you while guiding you through a workout, for potentially better cognitive gains

Champions of Change in Minnesota: Farmers for Change

Three local organizations lift up BIPOC crops, food systems, and dreams
Lor Lee - Administrative Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Mayo Clinic

Champions of Change in Minnesota: Lor Lee

Lee is Mayo Clinic's Administrative Director for its Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Delayed Cancer Screenings Have Caused a COVID-19 Ripple Effect

Telemedicine has made some things easier, but experts are concerned at-risk patients are becoming leery of hospital settings

How the Rise of Working From Home Changed My Life

As someone with a disability, I’ve seen the pandemic’s normalizing effect on remote work as a blessing in disguise