Health

UW study uses video games to help smokers quit

Video games were distraction from cravings

A study being conducted by the UW Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention is looking into whether video games on a smart phone can help smokers quit.

Key Wisconsin Republican says protecting insurance priority

The chairman of the Wisconsin state Assembly's Health Committee says ensuring that the nearly quarter of a million Wisconsin residents who have purchased health insurance under the federal law don't lose coverage is a priority as the law is replaced.

Gym vs. at-home workouts

People face two important workout choices -- to join a gym or to workout at home. Click here to find out the pros and cons of both.

Gym vs. at-home workouts

People face two important workout choices -- to join a gym or to workout at home. Click here to find out the pros and cons of both.

Worker shortage creating home health care crisis

State has increased wages 25 cents over 14 years

A shortage of home health care workers in Wisconsin is happening at a time when demand for the service is expected to increase with an aging population.