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[KSTP TV, August 03, 2020]   A $5 million donation from the Stuart Nolan family to the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, announced Monday, will help prevent heart attacks and strokes by funding cardiovascular disease prevention research and education.
August 03, 2020
[Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, November 26, 2019]   The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation plans to create the world's "foremost" research hub on women's cardiovascular health. Learn more.
November 26, 2019
[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
[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
[The Journal, July 21, 2017]   The Heart of New Ulm Project’s Food Environment Action Team, accompanied by the director of the MN Food Charter Network, participated in a tour of various New Ulm food venues on July 19. Read more at nujournal.com .
July 21, 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
[New Ulm Journal, April 10, 2017]   Since Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project (HONU) started back in 2009, people who live and work in New Ulm have made a variety of changes to live a healthier lifestyle and reduce their risk for heart disease. For the past eight years, researchers at The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) and Allina Health have been tracking health improvements in the community, and in March, researchers presented yet another study showing positive results, particularly with blood pressure and cholesterol control.
April 08, 2017
[KMSP Fox 9, January 01, 0001]   The death of actress Debbie Reynolds, one day after the passing of her daughter Carrie Fisher, has prompted many people to wonder if she died of a broken heart. Dr. Scott Sharkey at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation has been leading research into Broken Heart Syndrome since 2001.
December 29, 2016
[Star Tribune, June 04, 2016]   Doctors from developed countries routinely travel to impoverished nations on “medical missions,” working through nongovernmental organizations to provide free health care not available in local clinics. Some missions provide surgical services.
June 04, 2016