Archives for October 2019

[WCCO-TV, October 19, 2019]   Intermittent fasting is becoming more popular lately as a way to lose weight. Allina Health dietitian Amy Pleimling talked with WCCO News about different ways to do intermittent fasting and how it works.
October 19, 2019
[WCCO, January 01, 0001]   WCCO Radio, Oct. 19, 2019] Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is back on the campaign trail weeks after suffering a heart attack.
October 19, 2019
[KSTP TV, October 19, 2019]   Health officials are urging the public to be prepared for this year's flu season. Allina Health Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Frank Rhame joined KSTP News to share some tips.
October 19, 2019
[Press & News, October 19, 2019]   Mike McMahan was elected chair-elect of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for 2019-20. He is chief integration officer at Allina Health and lives in Maple Grove.
October 19, 2019
[KARE 11, October 17, 2019]   The Minnesota Student Survey is out and it shows something troubling. Our kids are telling us, in this survey, that many of them are struggling with mental health issues.
October 17, 2019
[Savage Pacer, October 16, 2019]   Burnsville High School senior Katie Fritz felt overwhelmed by stress when she took a job after school last year. She worried about her grades and struggled to find time to calm her mind in between class, work and extracurricular activities.
October 16, 2019
[WCCO-TV, October 11, 2019]   October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and when women should start getting mammograms remains a confusing topic for many. Allina Health surgeon Dr. Ann Callahan at the Piper Breast Center talked with WCCO News about that issue and other ways women can protect themselves from breast cancer.
October 11, 2019
[Press & News, October 10, 2019]   Allina Health clinics , including the Maple Grove clinic, have implemented a new program to help out its patients to avoid “sticker shock” at the pharmacy. It has been reported that patients leave hundreds of thousands of prescriptions at pharmacies every year, often because they are too expensive, which means putting their own health at risk and increasing health care costs down the road.
October 10, 2019
[KARE 11, October 09, 2019]   One in 10 children in the U.S. suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD. For many, the first line of treatment is medication.
October 09, 2019
[WCCO-TV, October 08, 2019]   A new feature in the iPhone system software keeps track of the volume in your ear buds letting you know if it's too loud. That raised the question, how loud is too loud and how long is too long listening via headphones.
October 08, 2019