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Preventing maternal pregnancy-related deaths in Minnesota

[KARE 11, Oct. 25, 2018] Minnesota is among the best states in the nation when it comes to preventing maternal pregnancy-related deaths. What are we doing that works – and what could we do better? Allina Health’s leader of the its Mother Baby program, Dr. Lisa Saul, talked with KARE 11 about the problem. Dr. […]

Help for people struggling with gambling addictions

[KARE 11, Oct. 25, 2018] It’s estimated more than five million Americans battle gambling addiction, and experts say many of them started by betting on sports or fantasy leagues. There’s also a growing body of evidence that people are becoming addicted to fantasy sports sites even though those sites aren’t technically regulated as online betting […]

Heart of New Ulm project earns national recognition

[Mankato Free Press, Oct. 25, 2018] New Ulm’s decade-long project addressing heart health recently earned national recognition, giving stakeholders hope it could lead other communities to pursue similar initiatives. “Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project,” a partnership between Allina Health and the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, received the 2018 Heart Healthy Stroke […]