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New study asks neurosurgeons 'how old is too old to operate?'

How old is too old to be performing brain surgery? According to a new study, most neurosurgeons disagree with an absolute age cutoff but roughly half favor additional testing when the surgeon is 65 or older.

Animal day care takes in pets during owners' hospital visits

For some when they get in the hospital, the first thing on their mind isn't getting treatment -- it's who will be taking care of their dog or cat while they're gone. That's why an area animal day care is teaming up with local hospitals to make sure both pets and patients get the care they need.

Packers coach visits kids in the hospital

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy had a chance to visit some patients at the American Family Children's Hospital Tuesday, brightening their day, and brightening his day, too.

Flu season sees slow start in Wisconsin

The influenza season got off to a slow start in Wisconsin, but officials with the Department of Health Services have noticed an increase in cases in the first weeks of 2016, including in La Crosse.