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July 30th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Cytosponge: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

Eosinophilic esophagitis is a condition that can make it difficult to swallow.  The exact cause isn't certain.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Jeffrey Alexander tells us about an experimental device called a cytosponge, that could make determining a trigger, easier.

To listen, click the link below.

Cytosponge

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Tags: Cytosponge, Dr Jeffrey Alexander, eosinophilic esophagitis, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast


July 29th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Am I Too Old To Donate: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Scott Nyberg address the question "am I too old to be an organ donor?"

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Am I Too Old To Donate

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Tags: Dr Scott Nyberg, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Organ Donation, podcast


July 28th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Smoking and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

Smoking can have all kinds of negative effects on your body.  Did you know that includes rheumatoid arthritis?  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Eric Matteson explains why.

To listen, click the link below.

Smoking and RA

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Tags: Dr. Eric Matteson, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast, rheumatoid arthritis, Smoking


July 27th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Dental Issues and Heart Surgery: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Kendra Grim explains why you might need to consider dental work before your heart surgery.

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Dental Heaert

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Tags: Dental Work, Dr Kendra Grim, Heart Surgery, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast


July 27th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Antibiotic Resistance/Opioid Addiction/Routine Physical Exams: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 23,000 people die each year in the U.S. as the result of antibiotic-resistant infections. Antibiotics are powerful weapons in the fight against infection, but misuse or overuse can create a serious health risk. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, infectious diseases specialist Dr. Pritish Tosh explains how antibiotic resistance works and how to avoid it. Also on the program, a new study in Mayo Clinic Proceedings may help predict who is most vulnerable to opioid pain medication addiction. Anesthesiologist and pain management specialist Dr. Michael Hooten explains the study's results. And family medicine specialist Dr. John Wilkinson discusses the current recommendations for when to get a complete physical exam.

Here's the podcast:MayoClinicRadio 07-25-15 PODCAST

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Tags: Antibiotic-resistant infection, Dr John Wilkinson, Dr Michael Hooten, Dr Pritish Tosh, Mayo Clinic Radio, opioid addiction, Physical Exams, podcast


July 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Targeting Cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we hear from Dr. John Cheville on how precision medicine is being used in the fight against cancer.

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Targeting Cancer

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Tags: Cancer, Dr. John Cheville, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast, precision medicine


July 22nd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Bevacizumab for Glioblastoma: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Derek Johnson comments on a study which looked at whether certain medication improves survival for patients with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.

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Bevacizumab for Glioblastoma

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Tags: Dr Derek Johnson, Gliobalstoma, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast


July 21st, 2015 · Leave a Comment

When to Take Kids to the ER: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

A knock on the head.  Fever. Pain.  All kinds of things can have you wondering, should I take my child into the emergency room?  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. James Homme has some guidance.

To listen, click the link below.

When to Take kids to the ER

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Tags: Dr James Homme, emergency room, kids, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, podcast


July 20th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Physical Activity and Esophageal Cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

We all know that physical activity is good for us.  But in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Siddharth Singh tells us it could also help prevent at least one form of cancer.

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Physical Activity and Esophageal Cancer

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Tags: Dr. Siddharth Singh, esophageal cancer, Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, physical activity, podcast


July 20th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Breast Surgery/Nail Fungus/Mammogram Guidelines/Hair Loss: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

For most women, breast surgery means mastectomy. But there are other types of breast surgery, including breast reconstruction and breast augmentation. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, surgeon Dr. Steven Jacobson discusses the different kinds of breast surgery. Also on the program, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has released draft guidelines for breast cancer screening. Dr. Sandhya Pruthi, who evaluates and treats women in the Mayo Clinic Breast Diagnostic Clinic, offers her assessment of the new guidelines. And dermatologist Dr. Dawn Davis has tips for managing nail fungal infections and hair loss.

Here's the podcast:MayoClinicRadio 07-18-15 PODCAST

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Tags: breast augmentation, Breast Cancer Screening, breast reconstruction, Dr. Dawn Davis, Dr. Sandhya Pruthi, Dr Steven Jacobson, mastectomy, Mayo Clinic Radio, nail fungus, podcast