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[Minnesota Public Radio, June 24, 2020]   When is a cough or sneeze more than just a cough or sneeze? And how do we know?
June 24, 2020
[MPR News, May 13, 2020]   Dr. Charles Pogemiller is a hospitalist at Allina Health's Abbott Northwestern Hospital. He's been treating COVID positive patients throughout the pandemic.
May 13, 2020
[MPR News, April 15, 2020]   Calls for ambulances have dropped 10 to 40 percent statewide. While sheltering in place has reduced common types of emergency calls across the country, Bruce Hildebrandt, ambulance operations manager for Allina Health EMS and president of the Minnesota Ambulance Association, said he’s worried the decrease in calls means people are forgoing the help they need because they’re afraid to ride in an ambulance that previously transported a COVID-19 patient.
April 15, 2020
[MPR News, April 14, 2020]   When we think about grief we often associate it with the loss of a loved one. But grief can factor into all kinds of situations, and now in the COVID-19 era, it can even be with the loss of what used to be our normal way of life.
April 14, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, March 22, 2020]   Heeding the call from Allina Health for donations of face masks , manufactured and handmade, members of the public Sunday started dropping off thousands of masks at Allina Health hospital throughout the region. Minnesota Public Radio News and WCCO-TV also reported on the collection effort.
March 22, 2020
[MPR News, March 10, 2020]   How are healthcare providers preparing for COVID-19? Is there enough capacity in terms of beds, and equipment?
March 10, 2020
[MPR News, February 11, 2020]   Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of American women. More women die from heart attacks than men.
February 11, 2020
[Minnesota Public Radio, January 17, 2020]   Drinking alcohol is a big part of how we socialize. But increasingly, people are choosing to abstain for a month or more for personal reasons.
January 17, 2020
[MPR News, October 28, 2019]   Winter may not officially arrive for almost another two months, but the temperatures are already starting to take a dive. How do you deal with the cold, the snow and the ice?
October 28, 2019
[MPR, September 20, 2019]   A statement posted Thursday night on the Hennepin County attorney’s website sparked outrage in the overdose prevention and drug recovery communities. Advocates and physicians say the prosecutor’s office mischaracterized the anti-overdose medication Narcan, and that the agency’s words could cause people to fear the life-saving medication.
September 20, 2019