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[TV12, December 08, 2016]   More than one million Courage Kenny holiday cards are sold each year, featuring not only snowy landscapes, but religious scenes and pictures that are undeniably from around the Twin Cities. The cards are a big financial boost for the programs at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute , which is one reason why artists like Sue Fink are so passionate about the Courage Kenny cards.
December 08, 2016
[Twelve News, November 29, 2016]   The holiday season is known as the 'most wonderful time of the year,' but for some, the holidays can get overwhelming, making stress relief essential to our mental health. For people looking for a new way to manage stress, registered nurse Julie Streeter of Allina's Penny George Institute for Health and Healing recommends aromatherapy.
November 29, 2016
[12 TV, October 04, 2016]   Have you ever thought of exercise as medicine? Instead of a prescription for a pill, what if exercise could take it's place and actually be better for you.
October 04, 2016
[Twelve News, October 04, 2016]   Several times a week, you'll find 46-year-old Dede Jackson in a gym, getting in her recommended dose of exercise. That's a message physical therapist Gail Ericson of Allina Health's Penny George Institute for Health and Healing wants to get out to everyone, especially women over the age of 40.
October 04, 2016
[12 News, September 27, 2016]   The fall is here and for allergy sufferers it brings a whole new kind of discomfort. Allina Health Clinic allergist Dr. Tom Helm talked with 12 News about fall allergies and how to combat them.
September 27, 2016
[WCCO-TV, August 05, 2016]   The Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute played host to the Junior Wheelchair World Series this summer. Four teams came to Minnesota to compete for the title including a Minnesota team.
August 05, 2016
[Twelve News, July 05, 2016]   "Yeah, we're avid park goers," said Abbie Johnson, a mother of four. Johnson takes her children to the park partially so they can burn off energy, but also out of necessity.
July 05, 2016
[Twelve News, April 19, 2016]   Minneapolis resident Kaylee Arostegui is an active woman who works out five to six times a week. Next week, she'll have surgery on her foot.
April 19, 2016
[Twelve News, March 15, 2016]   On Sunday afternoon, representatives from local hospitals, gyms, weight loss centers and a variety of other places that fall under the health umbrella gathered at the Plymouth Creek Center for the annual Healthy Living Fair. One of the highlights of the fair was the free health screenings offered by Allina Health .
March 15, 2016
[12 News, March 01, 2016]   Passing time at Champlin Park High School brings a stampede of students through the halls walking from one class to another. It doesn't take long to notice many of them have their heads buried in smart phones.
March 01, 2016