These giant infrared cocoons, which are made right here in Bloomington, are catching on in the fitness world. more

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Illustration by Ian Keltie

Ahead of the three-day Manova Summit, we talk with local Medicare and Medicaid wizard Andy Slavitt about the state of our health care. more

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Terence Newman

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The Vikings player-turned-coach is adjusting to his new life on the sidelines, but one thing he has no intention of changing: his sleeping habits. more

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Alan Bersten and Alexis Ren dancing

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The Minnesota native professional dancer achieved what few do: his dream. Here's how he did it. more

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In honor of a new exhibit at The Walker featuring Siah Armajani’s 'Irene Hixon Whitney Bridge', we rounded up some other TC bike bridges for your next two-wheel adventure. more

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The development of new treatments and the gradual decrease in stigma about seeking help are providing optimism for people who contend with mental illness. more

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The University of Minnesota head football coach loves the best of both worlds: an early-morning run and a good cheat meal at Red Cow. more

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Big crowd at the State Fair

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Go ahead, eat that 14th cheese curd. We have it on good authority your health habits will still be there tomorrow. more

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Can a boxing class taught by a neuroscientist help me get through my divorce? more

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2018 Outstanding Nurses Winners

Photo by Adam Bettcher

A recap of the event and a list of who won! more

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Nice Ride green bike under a bridge

Photo by Sam Brueggeman Photography

Here’s the scoop on the new fleet of blue bikes flocking to the Twin Cities, plus routes to ride around the metro. more

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Dr Uzma Samadani of Hennepin Health

Photo by Cameron Wittig

We interviewed six celebrated Twin Cities doctors about what it’s like to perform some of the most difficult medical procedures—and what they love about it. Plus, we identify more than 800 of the best doctors in town, as selected by their peers. more

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A member of the Twin Cities River Rats reveals what it takes to keep a human pyramid upright. On water skis. While attached to a speeding boat. more

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