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Wedum Hospice dedicates flagpole in honor of veterans

[CCX Media, November 8, 2019] Alline Health’s J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice has a new honor for veterans. The hospice dedicated its new flag pole on Friday. The Minnesota National Guard’s Funeral Honors Team was at their Brooklyn Park campus to raise the flag for the first time. Staff at the hospice center say veterans are […]

Courage Kenny has long history of helping those with disabilities

[CCX News, June 30, 2019] One local organization has been a trailblazer in providing services and opportunities for people with disabilities. The Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute has been serving the metro area since the early 1940s. “It gives you renewed hope I would say,” says Paula Davidovich, a Courage Kenny Patient. “There are always making […]

Allina Health’s Courage Kenny hosts Art of Possibilities art show

[CCX News, April 27, 2019] The “Art of Possibilities” show and sale is open at the Courage Kenny Center Rehabilitation Institute in Golden Valley. This is the 55th year of the show and there are 167 artists represented. Works range from oil and acrylic paintings to drawings and mixed media. Artists submit work from across […]

Allina Health opens sixth Everyday Clinic in Plymouth

[CCX News, April 15, 2019] Allina Health’s sixth Everyday Clinic is now open in Plymouth. Everyday Clinics are part of Allina’s growing offerings in convenience care to meet customers where they are rather than making them come to the doctor.

Allina Health part of coalition backing Blue Line Extension

[CCX News, April 4, 2019] Allina Health is part of a coalition supporting the Blue Line Extension of the area light rail system. When completed it would provide needed additional access near the Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute’s Golden Valley campus. Coalition members were in Washington, D.C. last week to lobby for the project. Allina Health […]

Allina Health’s newest Everyday Clinic opens in Brooklyn Park Hy-Vee

[CCX Media, Jan. 2, 2019] Allina Health’s newest Everyday Clinic is now open in the Brooklyn Park Hy-Vee store. This is the fourth of a growing number of Hy-Vee clinics that all welcome walk-in appointments. It’s part of Allina Health’s efforts to make convenient access to health care available to everyone.

Chill Week helps Coon Rapids teens stress less

[CCX Media, September 14, 2018] High school can be a stress minefield. From sports, homework and activities… to the ever-present cellphones and social media, it’s not a huge shock that teens are stressed. “Unfortunately, it is a growing problem,” says Susan Nygaard, a Community Health Improvement Manager with Allina Health. Nygaard says Allina Health conducts […]

Courage Kenny’s Art of Possibilities Art Show showcases artists with disabilities

[CCX Media, April 23, 2018] 250 pieces of art by artists from around the world are on display at Golden Valley’s Courage Kenny Research Institute. At the Art of Possibilities Art Show you’ll find paintings, photography, sculptures, all for sale, with just one thing in common — each artist has some kind of physical or […]

Flu season keeps hanging on

[CCX News, Feb. 9, 2018] Across the country, this year is shaping up as one of the worst flu seasons in many years. At the West Health Emergency Department in Plymouth, Dr. Karen Wright talked with CCX News about the patients they’ve been seeing.

Can you be addicted to sugar?

[CCX-TV, Sept. 12, 2017] Can you be addicted to sugar. Addiction specialists say that yes you can. Sugar is linked to all kinds of chronic diseases so finding a way off you sugar addiction is critical says Allina Health addiction specialist, Dr. Roger Laroche.