Archives for December 2018

[KARE 11, December 31, 2018]   A new study reveals women wait longer than men to call for help when they’re having a heart attack. Researchers say women hold off seeking medical attention roughly 37 minutes longer, and that delay could have deadly consequences.
December 31, 2018
[KARE 11, December 29, 2018]   It’s the time of year when many of us are making resolutions to get healthier. Registered dietician Amy Pleimling from Allina Health Weight Management talked with KARE 11 Saturday to share her tips for success all year long.
December 29, 2018
[KARE 11, December 21, 2018]   If you’re a woman and snore at night, you may have a higher risk of having a heart attack or stroke. New research reveals women with obstructive sleep apnea are more prone to heart disease.
December 21, 2018
  WCCO-TV, Dec. 20, 2018] A Twin Cities father is forced to celebrate the holidays at Allina Health's Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute as he fights back against West Nile virus.
December 20, 2018
[KARE 11, December 20, 2018]   'Tis the season for shopping! But for many, this time of year can trigger an urge to splurge -- and, for others, it can turn into a serious shopping addiction. Dr. Roger Laroche is an Allina Health addiction and mental health specialist, and he talked with KARE 11 about what shopping addiction really is and how it can be treated.
December 20, 2018
[WCCO-TV, December 19, 2018]   The $25 million renovation and expansion of Allina Health's Abbott Northwestern Hospital Emergency Department was opened for area media to tour. The improvements include three more patient rooms, now 38, with larger rooms to accommodate staff and more equipment.
December 19, 2018
[WCCO Radio, December 19, 2018]   Women who are experiencing symptoms of a heart attack wait longer to call for assistance than men do according to a new study. According to the study author, this may be because women do not always experience the “typical” symptoms of a heart attack and, thus, do not realise that they are having one.
December 19, 2018
[Isanti County News, December 19, 2018]   The integrated and expanded mental health and addiction services at Cambridge Medical Center , part of Allina Health, has been formally licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Service. The expanded services mean community members experiencing addiction and mental health conditions can get more of their needs met in one place.
December 19, 2018
[KARE 11, December 19, 2018]   Abbott Northwestern Hospital is unveiling its renovated emergency department today. The hospital is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities.
December 19, 2018
[KARE 11, December 18, 2018]   It's been a heck of a year for female rapper Cardi B. The Bodak Yellow star became the first female rapper to have three Billboard #1 singles.
December 18, 2018