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April 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

By Dana Sparks

CIM-Logo Center for Individualized MedicinePrecision medicine ... also called individualized medicine ... got special attention recently when President Obama announced a Precision Medicine Initiative and called for the creation of a national biobank. On this week's program, Dr. Keith Stewart, director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, discusses the biobank and what it might mean for the future of health care. Also on the program, Mayo Clinic psychologist Dr. Karen Grothe explains the importance of a psychological evaluation when planning weight-loss surgery. Dr. Phil Hagan as guest on Mayo Clinic RadioAnd preventive medicine specialist Dr. Phil Hagen talks about how Mayo Clinic and Google have teamed up to increase the odds of finding realiable health information on the Web.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Precision medicine can help predict diseases you're likely to get.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Click here to listen to the program on Saturday, April 25, at 9:05 a.m., and follow #MayoClinicRadio.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.

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Tags: bariatric surgery, Center for Individualized Medicine, Dr Karen Grothe, Dr Keith Stewart, Dr Phil Hagen, Google, Mayo Clinic Biobank, Mayo Clinic Radio, Precision Medicine Initiative, weight-loss surgery


April 20th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Managing Prescriptions/Endometrial Cancer Test/Tinnitus: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

Taking a prescription drug can be confusing. And taking several medications ... some before breakfast and others just before bed ... can multiply the challenges. On this week's Mayo Clinic Radio, pharmacist Jeremy Anderson answers common questions about managing your prescriptions. Also on the program, gynecologic oncologist Dr. Jamie Bakkum-Gamez talks about a new screening test for endometrial cancer that uses tampons. And we'll discuss ringing in your ears, known as tinnitus (TIN-ih-tus), with Mayo Clinic audiologist Dr. Janalene Niichel.

Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio PODCAST 04-18-15

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Tags: Dr Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, Dr Janalene Niichel, endometrial cancer, Jeremy Anderson, Mayo Clinic Radio, podcast, prescriptions, Tinnitus


April 19th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Precision Medicine/Weight-Loss Surgery/Google

By Richard Dietman

Precision medicine ... also called individualized medicine ... got special attention recently when President Obama announced a Precision Medicine Initiative and called for the creation of a national biobank. On this week's program, Dr. Keith Stewart, director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, discusses the biobank and what it might mean for the future of health care. Also on the program, Mayo Clinic psychologist Dr. Karen Grothe explains the importance of a psychological evaluation when planning weight-loss surgery. And preventive medicine specialist Dr. Phil Hagen talks about how Mayo Clinic and Google have teamed up to increase the odds of finding realiable health information on the Web.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Precision medicine can help predict diseases you're likely to get.

To listen to the program at 9:05 a.m. Saturday, April 25, click here.

Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeartRadio.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

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Tags: bariatric surgery, Center for Individualized Medicine, Dr Karen Grothe, Dr Keith Stewart, Dr Phil Hagen, Google, Mayo Clinic Biobank, Mayo Clinic Radio, Precision Medicine Initiative, Radio, weight-loss surgery


April 17th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

By Dana Sparks

pile of prescription drug bottles

Taking a prescription drug can be confusing. And taking several medications ... some before breakfast and others just before bed ... can multiply the challenges. On this week's Mayo Clinic Radio, pharmacist Jeremy Anderson answers common questions about managing your prescriptions. Also on the program, gynecologic oncologist Dr. Jamie Bakkum-Gamez talks about a new screening test for endometrial cancer that uses tampons. And we'll discuss ringing in your ears, known as tinnitus (TIN-ih-tus), with Mayo Clinic audiologist Dr. Janalene Niichel.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: If you miss a daily dose of medication, it's usually OK to take two doses the next day to make up for it.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Click here to listen to the program on Saturday, April 18, at 9:05 a.m., and follow #MayoClinicRadio.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.

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Tags: Mayo Clinic Radio, cancer screening, Dr Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, Dr Janalene Niichel, endometrial cancer, Hearing Loss, Jeremy Anderson, Prescription Drugs, Tinnitus


April 13th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

e-Patient Dave/Bionic Eye: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

In the past, in even the best of doctor-patient relationships, it was usually the doctor who made the final decision about treatment. Now that's changing. On this week's program, we explore "participatory medicine" with patient-engagement advocate Dave deBronkhart, Jr., better known to his blog followers as e-Patient Dave. Also on the program, Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist Dr. Raymond Iezzi, Jr., talks about the bionic eye, an implant that brings sight to people with serious vision impairment.

Here's the podcast: MayoClinicRadio PODCAST April 11, 2015

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Tags: bionic eye, Dave deBronkhart, Dr Raymond Iezzi, E patient Dave, Mayo Clinic Radio, Participatory Medicine, podcast


April 12th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Managing Prescriptions/Endometrial Cancer Test/Tinnitus

By Richard Dietman

Taking a prescription drug can be confusing. And taking several medications ... some before breakfast and others just before bed ... can multiply the challenges. On this week's Mayo Clinic Radio, pharmacist Jeremy Anderson answers common questions about managing your prescriptions. Also on the program, gynecologic oncologist Dr. Jamie Bakkum-Gamez talks about a new screening test for endometrial cancer that uses tampons. And we'll discuss ringing in your ears, known as tinnitus (TIN-ih-tus), with Mayo Clinic audiologist Dr. Janalene Niichel.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: If you miss a daily dose of medication, it's usually OK to take two doses the next day to make up for it.

To listen to the program at 9:05 a.m. Saturday, April 18, click here.

Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeartRadio.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

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Tags: Dr Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, Dr Janalene Niichel, endometrial cancer, Hearing Loss, Jeremy Anderson, Mayo Clinic Radio, Prescription Drugs, Radio, Tinnitus, cancer screening


April 10th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

By Dana Sparks

ePatient Dave talking with physician in doctor's office


Photo courtesy of epatientdave.com


In the past, in even the best of doctor-patient relationships, it was usually the doctor who made the final decision about treatment. Now that's changing. On this week's program, we explore "participatory medicine" with patient-engagement advocate Dave deBronkhart, Jr., better known to his blog followers as e-Patient Dave. Also on the program, Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist Dr. Raymond Iezzi, Jr., talks about the bionic eye, an implant that brings sight to people with serious vision impairment.patient with 'bionic second sight' eye glasses, with Dr. iezzi

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Patient engagement means more time spent in your doctor's office, leading to higher health care costs.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Click here to listen to the program on Saturday, April 11, at 9:05 a.m., and follow #MayoClinicRadio.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.

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Tags: bionic eye, blindness, Dr Raymond Iezzi, ePatient Dave, Medicine 20, Participatory Medicine, vision loss, Mayo Clinic Radio


April 6th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Hernias/Handbook for Happiness/Cochlear Implants: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

Hernias are a common medical problem. Each year in the U.S., about 800,000 inguinal hernias are surgically repaired. On this week's Mayo Clinic Radio, surgeon Dr. David Farley explains what hernias are and who's at risk. Also on the program, Dr. Amit Sood discusses his new book, The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness: A Four-Step Plan for Resilient Living. And Dr. Douglas Sladen explains how the latest advances in cochlear implants are giving people with serious hearing loss the chance to hear again.

Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio PODCAST April 4 2015

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Tags: cochlear implants, Dr Amit Sood, Dr David Farley, Dr Douglas Sladen, Handbook for happiness, hernias, Mayo Clinic Radio, podcast


April 6th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: e-Patient Dave/Bionic Eye

By Richard Dietman

In the past, in even the best of doctor-patient relationships, it was usually the doctor who made the final decision about treatment. Now that's changing. On this week's program, we explore "participatory medicine" with patient-engagement advocate Dave deBronkhart, Jr., better known to his blog followers as e-Patient Dave. Also on the program, Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist Dr. Raymond Iezzi, Jr., talks about the bionic eye, an implant that brings sight to people with serious vision impairment.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Patient engagement means more time spent in your doctor's office, leading to higher health care costs.

To listen to the program at 9:05 a.m. Saturday, April 11, click here.

Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeartRadio.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

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Tags: bionic eye, blindness, Dr Raymond Iezzi, ePatient Dave, Mayo Clinic Radio, Medicine 20, Participatory Medicine, Radio, vision loss


April 2nd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

By Dana Sparks

Hernias are a common medical problem. Each year in the U.S., about 800,000 inguinal hernias are surgically repaired. On this week's Mayo Clinic Radio, surgeon Dr. David Farley explains what hernias are and who's at risk. Mayo Clinic Happiness book coverAlso on the program, Dr. Amit Sood discusses his new book, The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness: A Four-Step Plan for Resilient Living. And Dr. Douglas Sladen explains how the latest advances in cochlear implants are giving people with serious hearing loss the chance to hear again.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Most hernia repair surgeries are performed on men ages 40 to 60 years.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Click here to listen to the program on Saturday, April 4, at 9:05 a.m., and follow #MayoClinicRadio.

To find and listen to archived shows, click here.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.

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Tags: cochlear implants, Dr Amit Sood, Dr David Farley, Dr Douglas Sladen, Happiness, Hearing, Inguinal Hernias, Mayo Clinic Radio