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August 24th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Quality Health Care/Enlarged Prostate/Thumb Arthritis: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

Quality health care is something we all want. But what does it mean ... and how can we find it? This week on Mayo Clinic Radio, endocrinologist Dr. Victor Montori outlines the criteria you can use in choosing a quality provider. Also on the program, one of the most common problems men have as they age is an enlarged prostate gland - urologist Dr. Amy Krambeck explains how an enlarged prostate, also called benign prostatic hyperplasia, is diagnosed and treated; and severe pain, swelling and decreased range of motion in your thumb may be a sign of arthritis - orthopedic surgeon Dr. Sanjeev Kakar discusses what can be done to treat thumb arthritis.

Here's the podcast: MayoClinicRadio 08-22-15 PODCAST

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Tags: BPH, Dr Amy Krambeck, Dr. Sanjeev Kakar, Dr Victor Montori, Enlarged Prostate, Mayo Clinic Radio, podcast, Quality Health, thumb arthritis


August 17th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Sleep Needs/Vaccine Update/School Sports/Student Depression: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

The end of summer is fast approaching ... and millions of youngsters across the country are getting ready to return to the classroom. On this back-to-school edition of Mayo Clinic Radio, children's sleep specialist Dr. Suresh Kotagal outlines how muchsleep children need to be fully engaged in class. Also on the program, pediatrician and adolescent medicine specialist Dr. Robert Jacobson provides an update on vaccines. Sports medicine specialist Dr. David Soma talks about preparing for school sports. And psychiatrist Dr. Paul Croarkin has tips for parents on what to watch for when a child seems anxious or depressed.

Here's the podcast:MayoClinicRadio 08-15-15 PODCAST

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Tags: Anxiety, Children, Depression, Dr David Soma, Dr Paul Croarkin, Dr. Robert Jacobson, Dr. Suresh Kotagal, Mayo Clinic Radio, podcast, sleep, sports medicine, Vaccines


August 14th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Backpack Recommendations: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

If you're still looking for that school backpack for your child, Dr. Alva Roche Green has some things to keep in mind in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute.

To listen, click the link below.

Backpack Recommendations

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Tags: backpack recommendations, Dr Alva Roche Green, podcast


August 13th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Stranger Danger: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

With the new school year upon us, it's a good time to review some safety measures.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Alva Roche Green has some reminders about stranger danger.

To listen, click the link below.

Stranger Danger

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Tags: Dr Alva Roche Green, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast, stranger danger


August 12th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Sleep and the School Year: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, sleep medicine specialist, Dr. Suresh Kotagal has tips on making sure your child gets the sleep they need to learn.

To listen, click the link below.

Sleep and the School Year

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Tags: Dr. Suresh Kotagal, podcast, school, sleep


August 11th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Reflections on the Genome: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

It's been a little over a decade now since the completion of the human genome project.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Gianrico Farrugia reflect on how far we've come and what's ahead.

To listen, click the link below.

Reflections on the Genome

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Tags: Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, genome, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast


August 10th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Peter Gloviczki comments on recent recommendations regarding screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms.

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening

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Tags: abdominal aortic aneurysm, Dr. Peter Gloviczki, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast


August 10th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Integrative Medicine/Statin Update/Shoulder Replacement: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

Once viewed with skepticism, complementary and integrative medicine is now playing an increasingly important role in modern health care. On the next program, Dr. Brent Bauer, director of the Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program at Mayo Clinic, outlines the contributions integrative medicine is making in treating the whole person. Also on the program, a recent study found that widely-used cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins may be of benefit to an even larger number of people who are at risk of heart disease. Cardiologist Dr. Stephen Kopecky discusses the results. And, orthopedic surgeon Dr. John Sperling explains how getting an artificial shoulder may restore movement you thought was lost forever.

Here's the podcast: MayoClinicRadio 08-08-15 PODCAST

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Tags: artifical shoulder, Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Dr. Brent Bauer, Dr John Sperling, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, Mayo Clinic Radio, podcast, statins


August 7th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

COPD and MCI Study: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a leading cause of death. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Michelle Mielke tells us COPD may also raise the risk for cognitive problems.

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COPD MCI Study

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Tags: COPD, Dr. Michelle Mielke, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, MCI, podcast


August 6th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

What is Individualized Medicine: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed Joel Streed

We hear the phrase a lot these days... individualized medicine.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Alexander Parker explains what it means.

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What is Individualized Medicine

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Tags: Dr. Alexander Parker, Indiviualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast