Aquaponics is a system where the waste produced by farmed fish nourishes plants grown in water, which in turn actually purifies that water. Did you know HealthPartners has a partnership for using it? #EarthDay
In the past week, there have been 12 confirmed cases of measles in Hennepin County. All of these confirmed cases have been in children under age 7 who were not vaccinated. Our expert answers some of the most common questions about measles.
Mealtime is special for mom and baby. It strengthens their bond. It prompts interaction that can help baby's brain grow. If a mother chooses to breastfeed, there's a host of other benefits for both her and her child.
Is local music your jam? Stop by Frauenshuh Cancer Center at Methodist from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 12 for a free CD release party! Linda Trummer, a Frauenshuh patient, teamed up with our Music Therapy program to produce a CD titled “The Journey.” The songs started out as poems about Linda’s cancer journey, and now proceeds from them are benefiting other patients with cancer thanks... View details ⇨
Two teens with diabetes are among the first in the nation to receive a pump that can automatically adjust insulin levels. The teens received training on how to use the pumps at Park Nicollet’s International Diabetes Center. Amy Criego, MD, a Park Nicollet physician, was a researcher for a study on the device. The study led to U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval. Dr. Criego calls the... View details ⇨
When you’re hearing “Bless you!” multiple times a day for seasonal allergies, #2blessedtobestressed couldn’t be further from the truth. Get real relief, and save Kleenexes, with these tips from virtuwell.