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March 9th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Alzheimer’s Disease/Meditation

By Richard Dietman

It's estimated that 5 million Americans age 65 and older may have Alzheimer's disease. And with an aging population on the rise, that number is expected to increase dramatically in the coming years. On this week's program, Dr. Ronald Petersen, director of the Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, has the latest on advances in treatment and the search for a cure. Also on the program, Dr. Amit Sood offers helpful tips on how to "unplug" with brief moments of stress-reducing meditation during even the busiest of days.

Miss the show?  Here's the podcast:  MayoClinicRadio podcast March 14 2015

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: A definitive diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease can only be made after the illness has progressed for several years.

To listen to the program at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 14, 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 Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic Radio, Meditation, Precision Medicine, Radio, Alzheimer's, Dementia, Dr. Ronald Petersen


March 6th, 2015

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March 1st, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Spinal Stenosis/Zebrafish/Recurring Fever

By Richard Dietman

Stay active to keep fit. That can be difficult for people with spinal stenosis, a condition that causes serious back pain. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Paul Huddleston explains how spinal stenosis is treated. Also on the program, Dr. Stephen Ekker discusses how the tiny zebrafish is helping to uncover treatments for everything from nicotine dependence to hearing loss. And we'll have the latest on recurring fever in children from Mayo Clinic pediatrician Dr. Thomas Boyce.

Miss the program?  Here's the podcast:  Mayo Clinic Radio PODCAST March 7 2015

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: If I haven’t had back problems by middle age, I’m not likely to have them when I get older.

To listen to the program at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 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: back pain, Dr Paul Huddleston, Dr Stephen Ekker, Dr Thomas Boyce, Mayo Clinic Radio, nicotine dependence, Radio, Recurring Fever, Spinal Stenosis, zebrafish


February 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Mucus/Heart-Health Answers/PSA Test

By Richard Dietman

Miss the show? Here is the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio 02-28-15 PODCAST 40min mp3

Mucus. It isn’t pretty, but it’s a frontline weapon in the fight against the common cold and sinusitis. On this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio, ENT specialist Dr. Erin O’Brien explains why. Also on the program, Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Rekha Mankad answers listener questions about heart health. And Mayo Clinic urologist Dr. Jeffrey Karnes discusses the pros and cons of the PSA test for prostate cancer.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Humming can improve sinus health.

To listen to the program at 9 a.m. Saturday, February 28, 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: common cold, Dr. Erin O'Brien, Dr Jeffrey Karnes, Dr Rekha Mankad, Heart Health, Mayo Clinic Radio, Prostate Cancer, PSA test, Radio, sinusitis


February 16th, 2015

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February 16th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Cardiac Regeneration/Stop-Smoking Drug/Juicing

By Richard Dietman

On this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio, fixing a broken heart. Cardiac regeneration uses the body’s own stem cells to repair damage done by heart disease. Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Atta Behfar explains. Also on the program, nicotine dependency expert Dr. Richard Hurt discusses results of a new study about the stop-smoking drug varenicline (Chantix). And Mayo Clinic registered dietitian Katherine Zeratsky explains the risks of juice-only diets.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Cardiac regeneration may someday replace the need for surgery to repair heart damage.

To listen to the program at 9 a.m. Saturday, February 21, 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: cardiac regeneration, chantix, Dr Atta Behfar, Dr Richard Hurt, Heart Disease, Juicing, Katherine Zeratsky, Mayo Clinic Radio, quit smoking, Radio, varenicline


February 10th, 2015

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February 9th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Men’s Heart Health/Children’s Oral Health

By Richard Dietman

Miss the show? Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio 02-14-15 podcast

Can erectile dysfunction (ED) predict heart disease? Find out on this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio. Cardiologist Dr. Stephen Kopecky explains the connection between ED and possible heart problems. Also on Mayo Clinic Radio, it’s National Children’s Dental Health Month, and Dr. Thomas Salinas discusses children’s oral health.

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Erectile dysfunction can indicate possible heart disease when no other signs are present.

Want more info on the Mediterranean Diet? Here is some helpful info (PDF) Mediterranean Diet - mc6815pf

What is a healthy BMI?  (PDF) BMI Chart mc6019-06

To listen to the program at 9 a.m. Saturday, February 14, click here.

Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

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: Dental/Oral Health, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, Dr.Thomas Salinas, erectile dysfunction, Heart Disease, Mayo Clinic Radio, National Children's Dental Health Month, Radio


February 3rd, 2015

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February 2nd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Measles/Women’s Heart Health/Skin Problems

By Richard Dietman

The measles outbreak continues to grow in the U.S. We’ll have the latest from Mayo Clinic pediatrician Dr. Robert Jacobson. Also on Mayo Clinic Radio, it’s American Heart Month, and cardiologist Dr. Sharonne Hayes will discuss women’s heart health. And we’ll talk with dermatologist Dr. Dawn Davis about caring for winter skin problems. Please join us.

Here's the podcast: MayoClinicRadio 02 07 15 podcast

Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Having my child vaccinated protects other children as well.

To listen to the program at 9 a.m. Saturday, February 7, click here.

Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

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: American Heart Month, Dr. Dawn Davis, Dr. Robert Jacobson, Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Dry Skin, healthy skin, Heart Health, Heart Health Month, Mayo Clinic Radio, Measles, measles vaccine, Measles Virus, Radio