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[WCCO-TV, June 29, 2020]   With COVID cases rising in several southern and southwestern states, some are asking if Minnesota is likely to face a second COVID peak. Allina Health chief medical officer, Dr. Timothy Sielaff , talked with WCCO-TV News about that and other coronavirus questions.
June 29, 2020
[WCCO-TV, June 26, 2020]   If you think you are struggling to handle the mental stresses of 2020, a younger generation may actually have it worse. Dr. David Nathan is an Allina Health psychologist and he says that out of all the groups suffering during the pandemic, he worries most about teenagers.
June 26, 2020
[KARE 11, June 25, 2020]   With many people working from home and meeting with friends virtually these days, screen time is going up in many households. That can increase the risk of computer vision syndrome, or digital eyestrain.
June 25, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, June 24, 2020]   While the daily number of COVID-19 cases isn’t rising as quickly as some other states in the U.S. there are still some alarms sounding as Minnesota continues to reopen. Dr. Tim Seilaff, Allina Health chief medical officer , says Minnesota is at an important point in the pandemic as overall cases have leveled out, daily death totals and ICU hospitalizations are on the decline, but there’s been a slight uptick in hospitalizations, totaling 340 as of Wednesday.
June 24, 2020
[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
[Star Tribune, June 18, 2020]   Minnesota state health officials received a long-awaited shipment of an experimental antiviral drug used to treat COVID-19 patients Tuesday that could benefit 180 to 325 patients. The drug, remdesivir, which is donated by the manufacturer and distributed by federal and state governments, is still in short supply even though it was approved for emergency use May 1.
June 18, 2020
[KSTP TV, June 15, 2020]   As COVID-19 positive test results continue to come in across the country, some states that have reopened are rethinking their decision. In Arizona, some businesses that opened are closing again.
June 15, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, June 04, 2020]   Should you be worried about going to the pool? What about eating out on the patio?
June 04, 2020
[KSTP TV, June 02, 2020]   As passionate protesters take to the streets of Minneapolis and St. Paul, they gathering in masses at multiple events each day. It raises the questions about the spread of coronavirus, due to the lack of social distancing.
June 02, 2020
[Star Tribune, May 24, 2020]   Most people sickened by COVID-19 survive, but in serious cases, the experience is harrowing, the effects linger and the long-term health risks aren’t clear. Minnesotans need to understand the consequences, survivors say, particularly as many grow restless with restrictions designed to slow the pandemic.
May 24, 2020