Archives for February 2019

[KARE 11, February 11, 2019]   As Minnesotans we tend to embrace winter and love snow. But it can really wear on us during times like these, when it's one snow after another.
February 11, 2019
[Forbes, February 07, 2019]   Health Catalyst, a data analytics provider to hospitals, has raised $100 million in debt and equity financing, tipping the Salt Lake City startup’s valuation to more than $1 billion, the company announced. Hospitals use Health Catalyst’s software to link the data that they already have housed in a number of siloed databases, like the ones used to track insurance claims, patient satisfaction and, of course, the electronic health record.
February 07, 2019
[WCCO Radio, February 05, 2019]   Cancers fueled by obesity are on the rise among young adults in the United States and appearing at increasingly younger ages, according to an analysis released by the American Cancer Society. The six obesity-related cancers that showed startling increases among younger adults were colorectal, endometrial, gallbladder, kidney, pancreatic and multiple myeloma, a cancer of the bone marrow.
February 05, 2019
[KARE 11, February 04, 2019]   It’s no secret that raising kids can be tough and tiring and a new study shows, it’s taking an unhealthy toll on mothers’ mental health. Dr. Elizabeth LaRusso is a psychiatrist with The Mother Baby Center at Allina Health and she’s talked with KARE 11 News about why gender roles in parenting still persist and why it’s important that moms move “self-care” to the top of their to-do list.
February 04, 2019
[KMSP Fox 9, February 04, 2019]   Dry winter air can be particularly hard on your skin, but there are ways to protect yourself from the harsh weather. Allina Health dermatologist Dr. Elizabeth Farhat shared her tips and tricks with the Fox 9 Morning Buzz.
February 04, 2019