Red, itchy eyes: Is it pink eye or something else?

Local infectious disease specialist explains the difference and possible treatment options. PLYMOUTH, Minn. — It’s the time of year! Cases of pink eye are popping up everywhere from preschools to nursing homes to the office. And while those red, itchy eyes may have you reaching for the eye drops, Allina Health infectious disease specialist Dr. Frank Rhame […]

Scalp Microblading Is the Latest “It” Treatment for Hair Loss

Noticing more hair in your brush than before? If your ponytail isn’t as robust as it once was, you’re not alone. While we associate the issue more with men, nearly half of Americans dealing with hair thinning are women, according to the American Hair Loss Association. Though treatments for thinning hair abound, most don’t produce immediate […]

Dementia: This diet delays Alzheimer’s by three years and could prevent it ALTOGETHER

An estimated 850,000 people in the UK have dementia, with numbers set to rise to over one million by 2025. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of the brain disorder, affecting 62 percent of those diagnosed. Patients suffer memory loss, confusion and problems with speech and understanding. A new study has shown that following a Mediterranean […]