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HealthPartners Alerts Customers Of 2008 Privacy Breach

HealthPartners is alerting some of its customers about a privacy breach that happened back in 2008. According to HealthPartners officials, information of some customers was compromised between 2008 and 2010 when an employee shared files with a family member in order to get help formatting them for reports.

03/21/2014

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Minn. Insurance Companies Oppose Obama’s Extension

Minnesota’s largest private insurance companies are opposing President Barack Obama’s plan to let people keep existing insurance for at least a year under his health care law.

11/18/2013

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Taking Your Own Blood Pressure May Help Control It

How’s your blood pressure? A new study finds that monitoring your own blood pressure at home might help get it under control. HealthPartners conducted the study with 450 patients.

07/03/2013

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U Of M Research ‘Identifies’ A Cause Of Breast Cancer

Scientists at the University of Minnesota say they’ve made a breakthrough when it comes to what causes many cases of breast cancer.

02/06/2013

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Vonn’s Injury An Example Of Women’s Increased Risk Of ACL Issues

On Tuesday, Minnesota native and Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn took a terrifying spill in the Alpine World Championships in Austria, tearing two knee ligaments.

02/05/2013

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Doctor: Flu Spreads When Sick People Go To Work

Doctors say that since you’re contagious either seven days after the onset of your symptoms or 24 hours after your fever breaks – you should keep away from work to prevent spreading the virus.

01/11/2013

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Good Question: What Are The Most Popular Diets?

It’s early January, which means two things: the gyms are packed, and the prewashed salad shelves are running empty at grocery stores.

01/02/2013

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HealthPartners To Open $36 Million Mental Health Center

One in five Minnesotans experiences mental illness directly, and now there’s a facility that will provide state of the art care in the Twin Cities.

12/07/2012

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Mom Sues After Therapy Was Denied To Son With Autism

A Minnesota mom says she’s suing two major insurance companies for not providing her son with the care he needs.

12/04/2012

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Former Radio DJ Battles Prostate Cancer

Most men diagnosed with prostate cancer will survive, but their lives will never be the same.

11/30/2012

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HealthPartners, Park Nicollet Agree To Combine Operations

HealthPartners and Park Nicollet announced that they have agreed to combine their operations.

08/30/2012

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The Truth About Calories In Some Super Bowl Snack Favorites

The Super Bowl is the biggest game of the year in football, but what would it be without some big calorie food? Some of us eat two or three days worth of calories on Super Sunday.

02/03/2012

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Andrew Zimmern Lends Healthy Recipe Ideas At The Fair

Two meals Andrew Zimmern made Sunday at the Eco-Experience building at the Great Minnesota Get Together.

09/04/2011

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Health Clinic Opens In Anoka County Courthouse

Basic health care just got more convenient for employees at the Anoka County Courthouse.

05/09/2011

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HealthPartners Gives Snack Tips For Baseball Games

With the excitement of the Twins home opener in the air, a Minnesota health insurer says baseball fans should watch the amount of hot dogs, Cracker Jacks and beer going down the hatch.

04/08/2011

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