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Coronavirus and risk to the young

Coronavirus and risk to the young

[US News & World Report, March 20, 2020] Young people appear to be at greater risk of serious illness from the coronavirus than initially realized in the U.S. Early reports from China and other countries indicated that older and sicker adults were most at risk for serious complications tied to the virus, which experts believe […]

Coronavirus concern halts elective health care

[Pioneer Press, March 20, 2020] Dr. Monte Johnson, Vice President of Medical Affairs for St. Francis Hospital in the Allina system, said in a statement: “We know that COVID-19 is not the only illness out in our community, and other health concerns continue to require care and we are committed to providing the right care […]

Families figuring out coping techniques during social distancing

[KARE 11, March, 20, 2020] Hunkering down at home – the idea of more family time seems pretty great. But in reality, all of this togetherness – while staying apart from everyone else – is going to be hard. Dr. Mary Beth Lardizabal, Allina Health’s Medical Director Child and Adolescent Psychiatry talked with KARE 11 […]