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Doctors supported over 150,000 jobs in 2015

A new report from the Wisconsin Medical Society and the American Medical Association shows doctors supported over 150,000 jobs in the state in 2015. It...

EPA proposal criticized by WMC while environmental groups focus on health

The state’s largest business group says the EPA’s recent proposal to classify more Wisconsin counties as falling short on ozone pollution standards will harm...

Head of company with microchipped employees has big plans

The head of a Wisconsin-based company that implanted computer chips in its employees has big plans. “Yes, it’s an implant in your hand, and that...

New study finds storytelling can reduce depression for cancer patients

A new study from UW-Madison has found storytelling can reduce depression and worry for cancer patients. The Journal of Palliative Medicine recently published a study...

Prevention equals savings at NWTC

Campus Care, a collaboration between Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and Bellin Health, is bringing down health care spending for NWTC while giving employees and...

Rayovac sale bumps up stock of Spectrum Brands, Energizer Holdings

Spectrum Brands Holdings is selling its Rayovac battery business to competitor Energizer Holdings as part of a transaction including Spectrum’s entire business cluster for...

UW-Madison scientists develop method for treating fungal infections

UW-Madison scientists have developed a new method using nylon polymers to treat fungal infections. Worldwide, invasive fungal infections claim the lives of 1.5 million people...

WEDC ad campaign to attract, retain workers hits Chicago

The state’s first-ever advertising campaign to attract and retain Wisconsin workers launched this week, with ads of all shapes and sizes peppering the Chicago...