Archives for June 2024

[WCCO-TV News, June 17, 2024]   Former Allina Health CEO Penny Wheeler explains what led her to health care and the moment that inspired her to fight for equitable health care.
June 17, 2024
[WCCO-TV News, June 16, 2024]   June is recognized as Men’s Health Month. Allina Health primary care physician Craig Bowron, MD explained why men need to stop trying to explain away health concerns and go see a doctor.
June 16, 2024
[WCCO Radio, June 16, 2024]   Steven Bradley, MD, MPH, a cardiologist with Allina Health Minneapolis Heart Institute, breaks down what heart disease is and takes questions from WCCO Radio listeners.
June 16, 2024
[KARE 11 News, June 15, 2024]   New research shows internet addiction impacts how our brains work. Allina Health psychologist David Nathan, PsyD, LP talks about the specific impact on teens.
June 15, 2024
[KSTP-TV News, June 14, 2024]   The Minnesota Twin’s Community Fund revealed its donation of 16 new sports wheelchairs to Allina Health Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute during Play Ball Weekend in Brooklyn Park, MN.
June 14, 2024
[Allina Health Newsroom, June 12, 2024]   Allina Health works to make sure its success also benefits the communities it serves. One example is how the health system builds diversity into multi-million dollar construction projects.
June 12, 2024
[Allina Health Newsroom, June 12, 2024]   Allina Health patient Dylan says too much social media and a dwindling friend group sent him spiraling into depression, until he turned to a mental health professional for help. Now he is sharing his journey in hopes of making it easier for others to seek the help they need.
June 12, 2024
[KSTP-TV News, June 11, 2024]   Allina Health Courage Kenny Institute (CKRI) - Golden Valley is using 3D printers to make personalized tools for patients with disabilities. An occupational therapist with Allina Health shows how he creates unique tools to help make life easier for his patients.
June 11, 2024
[Fox 9 News, June 10, 2024]   Allina Health Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute will hold adaptive golf clinics at the Loop at Chaska every Wednesday through August 14, 2024, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Loop is unique when it comes to golf courses because of its accessibility.
June 10, 2024
[WCCO Radio, June 09, 2024]   Ultra-processed foods are delicious, but too much of them pose a huge risk to our health and the health of our children. Integrative pediatrician Allison Golnik, MD, MPH is working to help parents have a better understanding of what whole foods are, their health benefits and how to make sure children are eating fewer ultra-processed foods and more whole foods.
June 09, 2024