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[Star Tribune, July 20, 2020]   For cancer patients in Minnesota, COVID-19 has altered treatments, paused clinical trials and limited connections with friends and family in the midst of a dreaded diagnosis.
July 20, 2020
[KSTP TV, July 11, 2020]   Cancer specialists are starting to worry about an increase in more severe cancer diagnoses and deaths relating to cancer because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 11, 2020
[KARE 11, May 28, 2020]   May is Melanoma Awareness month and Allina Health dermatologist Dr. Elizabeth Farhat talked with KARE 11 about how to protect your skin as the weather get warmer and we expose more skin to the sun.
May 28, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9 News, January 08, 2020]   Researchers on Wednesday reported the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate, 2.2 percent. And since 1992, the cancer death rate has dropped 29 percent.
January 08, 2020
[Northfield News, November 04, 2019]   Beginning Thursday, Allina Health Northfield Clinic will start offering 3D mammograms. "Early detection is the best protection because finding breast cancer early improves the likelihood that treatment will be successful," said Allina Health Northfield Clinic lead physician Cindy Baumgartner in a press release.
November 04, 2019
[CTN News, November 01, 2019]   New technology could soon save lives at the Mercy Hospital campus. The Mercy Women's Health Clinic is now offering 3D mammograms.
November 01, 2019
[Faribault Daily News, October 21, 2019]   Beginning Oct. 24, District One Hospital will offer 3D mammograms.
October 21, 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
[WCCO Radio, June 07, 2019]   Your diet may have more impact on your cancer risk than you might think, a new study has found. An estimated 80,110 new cancer cases among adults 20 and older in the United States in 2015 were attributable simply to eating a poor diet, according to a recently published Study.
June 07, 2019
[KSTP TV, May 23, 2019]   A high-tech robot is being used to help detect lung cancer at Allina Health's Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. It almost looks like a droid from a Star Wars movie, and it's run by a remote that looks like an X-Box game controller.
May 23, 2019