Does Listening To An Audiobook Count As Reading?According to the St. Paul Library system, audio books are checked out more often than traditional books.
St. Francis Regional Medical Center To Spend $25 Million On Expansions In ShakopeeIn total, the incoming changes amount to 15,000 square feet of new areas – and 15,000 square feet of renovations to existing spaces on hospital property.
Hospitals Announce Visitor Restrictions Because Of Flu OutbreakTo avoid getting sick, health experts are advising people to cover their coughs and wash their hands.
Intermittent Fasting's Pros And Cons For Weight LossWCCO's Jeff Wagner sits down with dietitian Amy Pleimling with Allina Health to talk about intermittent fasting's pros and cons.
GOP State Rep. Jeremy Munson Criticized For Facebook Post About Cheap InsulinA Republican state lawmaker is using Facebook to encourage diabetics to buy over-the-counter insulin for under $25 at Walmart.
Are Blue Light Lenses Worth The Cost?Consumers who buy the special glasses typically see the light itself as harmful, although research indicates the amount of time spent looking at screens, rather than the light itself, may be the bigger culprit.
Minnesota Nurses Reach Agreement With More Metro HospitalsThe Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) says that more agreements have been made with metro hospitals.
Labor Shortage Prompts Allina Health To Launch EMT Training ProgramAt an Allina Health ambulance base in the north metro, EMT and paramedic teams await their next call for help.
Allina To Implement Visitor Restrictions Citing Widespread InfluenzaAllina Health announced Monday it will temporarily impose visitor restrictions at all of its hospitals due to widespread influenza.
MN Family Welcomes Baby Girl Born 11/11 At 11:11 P.M.A Hugo family is celebrating the birth of their new baby girl who was born Nov. 11 at 11:11 p.m.
Subjects Of Erik Paulsen’s Allina Harassment Ad Dispute AccuracyAn ad paid for by Friends of Erik Paulsen accuses opponent Dean Phillips of covering up sexual harassment allegations while he was on the board at Allina Health. The ad, approved by incumbent and candidate for Congress Erik Paulsen, throws the 2007 sexual harassment allegations of seven women into the spotlight.
Erik Paulsen Ad Claims Dean Phillips Ignored Allina Sexual Harassment ClaimsMinnesota Republican Congressman Erik Paulsen is standing by a campaign ad attacking one of Minnesota's largest health systems. Paulsen claims Allina Health Care ignored sexual harassment allegations when his Democratic opponent Dean Phillips served on the Board of Directors. It is a claim Phillips calls "a lie.”
Mayo Clinic Tops U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals ListIn Minnesota, the next-best ranked hospital was Allina Health's Abbott Northwestern, followed by Mercy.
Network Outage Impacts Several Allina Health FacilitiesAllina owns or operates 12 hospitals and more than 100 clinics throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin.
Suffer From Varicose Veins? Study Shows Link To Blood ClotsIt's the kind of thing you hope no one notices, but in some cases varicose veins are hard to ignore because they're painful.