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Sick? Antibiotics aren’t always the answer

Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) recently initiated an Antibiotic Stewardship Program (ASP) as a result of two global phenomena: 1) the emergence of multi-drug resistant organisms and 2) a failure to develop new anti-infective agents.  Outsmarting the bugs Antibiotic resistance … Continue reading

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Whittier Imaging now open at HCMC’s Whittier Clinic

Whittier Imaging is now open in Hennepin County Medical Center’s Whittier Clinic at 2810 Nicollet Ave. in South Minneapolis.  The new imaging center offers routine head, neck, spine, pelvic, fetal and musculoskeletal imaging, minor interventional radiology procedures, and vein care. … Continue reading

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Cooking for Large Groups Is No Easy Task

Poison Prevention Tips for Holiday Cooking from Hennepin Regional Poison Center The holiday season has finally arrived. Oftentimes, the best part about the holidays is spending time with family … and eating of course!  However, even for an experienced chef, … Continue reading

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