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[WCCO-TV, July 09, 2020]   Why does the heat make us feel crummy? “It’s your body’s way of telling you that your body temperature is rising out of control,” says Dr. Enoch Arhinful.
July 09, 2020
[KMSP-TV Fox 9 News, February 10, 2014]   Nearly 3 out of 4 U.S. children and young adults consume at least some caffeine, mostly from soda, tea and coffee. The rate didn't budge much over a decade, although soda use declined and energy drinks became an increasingly common source, a government analysis finds.
February 10, 2014
[KMSP-TV Fox 9 News, February 07, 2014]   The Minnesota Department of Health said "mass psychogenic illness" may have been what caused 30 students to get sick at Springfield Public School on Thursday. Carbon monoxide poisoning has been ruled out.
February 07, 2014
[KSTP TV, January 16, 2014]   After starting slow, influenza is now widespread throughout the state of Minnesota, although we're seeing far fewer cases than last year. But there is a major difference with who this year's flu is impacting.
January 16, 2014
[WCCO-TV, December 26, 2013]   New numbers from the Minnesota Department of Health show influenza season is here in earnest. Hospitalized cases of influenza doubled last week after several weeks of gradual increases.
December 26, 2013
[WCCO-TV, November 26, 2013]   During the holidays, psychologists say the potential for conflict is high and people tend to get stressed out. So, how do we avoid the holiday drama?
November 26, 2013
[KMSP Fox 9 News, November 19, 2013]   A new report says pediatricians may be prescribing antibiotics more often than necessary for their young patients. Dr. Eric Barth , a pediatrician at Allina Medical Clinic – Ramsey , talked with Fox 9 News about the report and the conversation parents should have with the kids' doctors.
November 19, 2013
[KMSP Fox 9 News, November 12, 2013]   The number of children going to emergency rooms because of adverse reactions to children’s cough and cold medications fell after drug manufacturers voluntarily recalled the products in 2007 and re-released them with stricter warning labels, according to researchers from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Dr. Eric Barth , a pediatrician at Allina Medical Clinic – Ramsey , talked with Fox 9 News about medicine safety for kids and options parents have for their young children with colds.
November 12, 2013
[WCCO-TV, October 30, 2013]   Why does it seem we only get the flu in cold weather months? That's the Good Question that WCCO's Heather Brown put to Dr. Frank Rhame , an Allina Medical Clinic infectious disease specialist.
October 31, 2013
[KSTP TV, October 28, 2013]   The Minnesota Department of Health has announced new immunization rules that take effect September 2014, requiring Hepatitis A & B vaccines for children in child care facilities and early childhood programs. KSTP News talked with Allina Medical Clinic - Ramsey pediatrician, Dr. Eric Barth , about these new rules.
October 28, 2013