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Health officials concerned about HIV and AIDS

[KARE-TV, Dec. 1, 2009] 37-year-old Michael Jennings of Minneapolis has been living with HIV for 15 years.  Recently he decided not to take his medications and suffered the consequences.  Jennings says, “I thought when I went into a nursing home, I thought I’d never make it back out.” He did.  He’s back on his meds […]

Thanksgiving travel amid H1N1 fears

[KARE11 News, Nov. 24, 2009] It’s as much a part of Thanksgiving as the turkey—the travel. But this year’s trip seems to pack an extra punch: the threat of picking up H1N1 on board a crowded plane. “A sick person should not be around other people,” said Dr. Frank Rhame, an Infectious Disease Expert with […]

Nearly 5,000 screened for 'Heart of New Ulm'

[KARE-TV, Nov. 7, 2009] There’s a revolutionary new health project taking place right here in Minnesota that’s changing the pulse of an entire community. Today The Heart of New Ulm celebrates a first anniversary tonight and 40-year-old Cindy Wall will be there. Wall says, “My dad had quadruple bypass surgery and so I thought we’ll, […]

Nearly 5,000 screened for ‘Heart of New Ulm’

[KARE-TV, Nov. 7, 2009] There’s a revolutionary new health project taking place right here in Minnesota that’s changing the pulse of an entire community. Today The Heart of New Ulm celebrates a first anniversary tonight and 40-year-old Cindy Wall will be there. Wall says, “My dad had quadruple bypass surgery and so I thought we’ll, […]

Live online birth: Lynsee's baby is here!

[KARE-TV, Nov. 7, 2009] MomsLikeMe.com cyber mom, Lynsee, gave birth to her first child live online early Saturday morning at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. KARE 11 has been following Lynsee throughout her pregnancy and streamed the labor and delivery live on the moms social networking site Twin Cities.MomsLikeMe.com. See the story and watch video […]

Live online birth: Lynsee’s baby is here!

[KARE-TV, Nov. 7, 2009] MomsLikeMe.com cyber mom, Lynsee, gave birth to her first child live online early Saturday morning at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. KARE 11 has been following Lynsee throughout her pregnancy and streamed the labor and delivery live on the moms social networking site Twin Cities.MomsLikeMe.com. See the story and watch video […]

Mom-to-be Lynsee's last minute preps

[KARE-TV, Nov. 5, 2009] Of the thousands of babies delivered at Abbott Northwestern hospital, none will be quite like the delivery for momslikeme soon to be mommy Lynsee. While just about everything during the hospital stay is expected to be relatively routine–from the birthing room to the beds for mom and baby–Lynsee’s delivery will have […]

Mom-to-be Lynsee’s last minute preps

[KARE-TV, Nov. 5, 2009] Of the thousands of babies delivered at Abbott Northwestern hospital, none will be quite like the delivery for momslikeme soon to be mommy Lynsee. While just about everything during the hospital stay is expected to be relatively routine–from the birthing room to the beds for mom and baby–Lynsee’s delivery will have […]

Heart-Stopping Hockey Game

[KARE11-TV, Oct. 22, 2009] Good hockey players put themselves instinctively in the right place on the ice. Evan Domeyer wouldn’t go so far as to call himself a good hockey player. “Not really, no.” But he was good enough to save John Dow’s life. “I had what they called sudden death,” said Dow Wednesday from […]

Allina Prepared for H1N1/Swine Flu

[KARE-TV, Sept. 30, 2009] Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst. That’s the mantra around Minnesota as health care providers ready for the H1N1 flu. That includes the Allina Call Center which is ready if the volume of calls for appointments and information grows beyond normal numbers. Read the story at KARE 11’s […]