Articles by Shamane Mills

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A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study underscores a longstanding problem in Wisconsin: Rural residents are more likely to die from preventable causes like cancer and heart disease.
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More than one-third of adults don't plan on getting a flu shot in the 2019-2020 season, according to a survey from National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago.
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State health officials say seasonal influenza has not peaked yet in Wisconsin and people can expect the illness to hang around through much of April.
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The seasonal flu has not hit the state or the country as hard as it did last year, which Wisconsin health officials described as "significant and strange."
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Health officials say flu season never really ends; it just gets better or worse. But it did end — at least briefly — in Wisconsin.
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A national study looks at how well the flu vaccine prevents death in children ages 18 and younger.
In response to Wisconsin's shortage of mental health and addiction experts, especially those who can help pregnant women, Milwaukee health professionals are advancing an effort to get expectant mothers the care they need.
Wisconsin is among 12 states getting an "F" for not preventing lead in school drinking water.
The Trump administration proposed rules designed to stabilize the insurance market for those getting policies under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
Despite state and federal Do Not Call laws, telemarketing continues to be a top complaint in Wisconsin.