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[KMSP Fox 9, March 18, 2015]   Not getting enough vitamin D can lead to all kinds of health problems. But a new study suggests it might be possible to get too much vitamin D.
March 18, 2015
[KARE-TV, July 29, 2014]   The acting U.S. surgeon general is asking Americans to give up their love of sunbathing and indoor tanning beds, citing an alarming 200 percent jump in the number of deadly melanoma cases diagnosed since 1973. Rear Adm.
August 01, 2014
[Star Tribune, July 31, 2014]   Kathleen Pender knew her gut was trying to tell her something. She just wasn’t sure what it was.
August 01, 2014
[KARE 11, March 25, 2014]   Gluten is a hot topic these days. Maybe a friend has gone gluten-free or a family member has been diagnosed with celiac disease or a gluten sensitivity.
March 26, 2014
[KMSP Fox 9 News, January 08, 2014]   The short daylight hours in the winter up north here, plus all the skin-covering clothing we wear, makes it virtually impossible for us to naturally get from the sun all the vitamin D we need. So says Dr. Greg Plotnikoff of the Penny George Institute for Health and Healing at Allina Health .
January 08, 2014
[KARE-TV, October 02, 2013]   This year in Minnesota, an estimated 3,200 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed. To help anyone affected by breast cancer with treatment, survivorship and support, the Minnesota-based Breast Cancer Awareness Association (BCAA) will hold its 12th Annual Education Conference on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
October 03, 2013
[WCCO Radio, September 06, 2013]   Call it a hidden ally: The right germs just might be able to help fight fat. Dr. Greg Plotnikoff , integrative medicine specialist at the Penny George Institute for Health and Healing , Allina Health, talked with WCCO's Jordana Green about a study that shows different kinds of bacteria that live inside the gut can help spur obesity or protect against it.
September 06, 2013
[WACH Fox News, June 28, 2013]   Disease, illness, even death, they can all be caused by the spread of bad bacteria. But there are billions of other kinds that could do your body a lot of good.
June 28, 2013
[KARE-TV, April 13, 2013]   Author and Allina Health physician Dr. Greg Plotnikoff has a new book, Trust Your Gut , a medical page-turner featuring new mind-body solutions to chronic intestinal distress. The book is aimed for the tens of millions of people that suffer from irritable bowel syndrome, gastric acid reflux disease, and other gastrointestinal miseries including food intolerances, diarrhea, and gas.
April 13, 2013
[Star Tribune, March 30, 2013]   A new book, “Trust Your Gut,” explores the relationship between human health and the trillions of microbial cells that live in the gut, as well as the stresses in life that can disrupt those cells and cause serious health problems. If the book sounds complex, don’t worry, said Dr. Greg Plotnikoff, a co-author and an Allina Health physician.
April 09, 2013