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[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. Research shows delays could have deadly consequences.
December 31, 2018
[KARE 11, November 01, 2018]   Nearly half of all American adults have high blood pressure, and a new study confirms what cardiologists have been saying for years: at-home tests are just as accurate at monitoring hypertension -- if not more so -- than having your blood pressure checked at the doctor’s office. Allina Health cardiologist Dr. Nick Burke , with the Minneapolis Heart Institute , talked with KARE 11 News about the study.
November 01, 2018
[Mankato Free Press, October 25, 2018]   New Ulm’s project addressing heart health earned national recognition giving stakeholders hope it could lead other communities to pursue similar projects.
October 25, 2018
[KARE 11, October 16, 2018]   Heart failure affects nearly 6 million Americans, but a new study on a tiny medical device is giving patients and their families hope. Almost 40 percent of the 6 million Americans with heart failure have some form of mitral regurgitation.
October 17, 2018
[Star Tribune, September 18, 2018]   A international study found that healthy people over age 70 got no preventive benefit from aspirin & were at greater risk for harm such as stomach bleeding.
September 17, 2018
[WCCO Radio, May 25, 2018]   New guidelines are changing how doctors look at blood pressure numbers & how they treat you. Allina Health's Dr. Michael Miedema shares about the changes.
May 25, 2018
[WCCO-TV, March 19, 2018]   About a quarter of the population has varicose veins. New research is now drawing a connection between varicose veins and an increased risk of blood clots.
March 19, 2018
[Brainerd Dispatch, August 19, 2017]   A local medical research study may soon yield new knowledge about a relatively unknown form of heart disease. The Minneapolis Heart Institute's Baxter location will be the nexus of a planned research project tracking pulmonary hypertension.
September 05, 2017
[KARE 11, April 12, 2017]   A new study shows that most people who had suffered a heart attack had normal cholesterol levels. The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation authored the report that reviewed more than a thousand Minnesota heart attack patients.
April 12, 2017
[KSTP TV, April 11, 2017]   One in three Americans has high blood pressure, Now, three Twin Cities siblings are part of a study at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation exploring new ways to treat the disease.
April 11, 2017