Archives for March 2018

[KARE 11, March 29, 2018]   Is a good -- or poor -- memory something we’re born with? Dr. Jesse Corry , a neurologist at United Hospital’s John Nasseff Neuroscience Specialty Clinic , talked with KARE 11 News to discuss how our birth date can affect our brain and share some “hacks” to improve our memory.
March 29, 2018
[Isanti-Chisago County Star, March 29, 2018]   Allina Health’s new online medical care platform, Everyday Online , is now available to anyone, not just established Allina Health patients. This new platform, Allina Health Everyday Online , continues to offer diagnosis and treatment from trusted, board-certified Allina Health providers for a variety of common everyday conditions, like sinus infections and pink eye, but it removes barriers that previously prevented widespread use of online care to non-Allina Health patients.
March 29, 2018
[WCCO-TV, March 28, 2018]   Our spring thaw means plenty of sneezing for allergy sufferers . Allina Health allergist Dr. Pramod Kelkar says the season is already off to rough start.
March 28, 2018
[KARE 11, March 27, 2018]   Tennis star Serena Williams says she almost died after giving birth to her daughter last September. She suffered a pulmonary embolism and other complications after an emergency C-section.
March 27, 2018
[Hastings Star Gazette, March 26, 2018]   It was a desire to do more that sparked Chris Kummer's interest in a Guatemala volunteer trip. Kummer is an occupational therapist with Regina Hospital's Cardiac Rehabilitation department.
March 26, 2018
[WCCO-TV, March 24, 2018]   Researchers say they're well on the way to developing a new blood test that can provide early detection of up to eight types of cancer. Oncologist Dr. Stuart Bloom with Minnesota Oncology at Abbott Northwestern Hospital talked with WCCO-TV News about what this may mean in the fight against cancer.
March 24, 2018
[KARE 11, March 24, 2018]   Today's teens face all kinds of stress, from school work to peer pressure and parents. Allina Health's Change to Chil l program help's teens with tools to manage their stress better.
March 24, 2018
[WCCO-TV, March 22, 2018]   Sticking to a regular exercise routine has its challenges. Even though the health benefits are well-noted, many of us fail to exercise consistently.
March 22, 2018
[KARE 11, March 20, 2018]   Every dieter has heard the same thing — eat less and move more to lose weight. But a new Stanford study says that may not be the best advice.
March 20, 2018
[WCCO-TV, March 19, 2018]   About a quarter of the population has varicose veins, and many find them to be unsightly. New research is now drawing a connection between varicose veins and an increased risk of blood clots.
March 19, 2018