Mayo Clinic Radio: Podcasts

May 23, 2017

Thyroid nodules and cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. John Morris discusses thyroid nodules and what to do if you find a lump on your neck. To listen, click the link below. Thyroid nudules and cancer
May 22, 2017

Cytosponge: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
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
May 21, 2017

Mental Health Month: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. will experience a mental health condition in his or her lifetime. Mental health conditions are disorders that affect your mood, thinking and behavior. Examples of mental illness include depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, eating disorders and [...]
May 19, 2017

Vitamins and supplements: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Swing through the pharmacy aisle at your favorite store and you'll see them; row upon row of vitamins and supplements.  With all those options, you may be wondering if you should be taking something.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Donald Hensrud provides some insight into areas where [...]
May 18, 2017

Chemotherapy and radiation for glioma: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Jan Buckner explains how a 1-2 punch is helping prolong survival for some brain cancer patients. To listen, click the link below. Combination Therapy for Glioma
May 17, 2017

Surviving seasonal allergies: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
It's that time of year. The time when many Americans are  sniffling with seasonal allergies. An estimated 30 percent of adults and 40 percent of children are affected by so-called nasal allergies. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Rohit Divekar has some advice to keep you breathing easy. To listen, [...]
May 16, 2017

Tick removal do's and don'ts: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Bobbi Pritt has tips about the right way to remove a tick. To listen, click the link below. Tick Removal Do's and Don'ts
May 15, 2017

App-based e-therapy: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
There seems to be an app out there for just about everything, including mental health services.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Craig Sawchuk explains how these apps can be helpful and why it's important to look for an evidenced based app. To listen, click the link below. [...]
May 14, 2017

Stroke Awareness Month: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
According the National Institutes of Health, there are more than 800,000 strokes each year in the U.S. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and nutrients. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. Stroke, which [...]
May 12, 2017

Mental health e-therapy: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Craig Sawchuk explains how technology is being used to bring mental health help to those who need it. To listen, click the link below. Mental health e-therapy
May 11, 2017

Gluten and diabetes: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Joseph Murray and Dr. Govindarajan Rajagopalan comment on a recent study which looked at gluten in the realm of diabetes. To listen, click the link below. Gluten and Diabetes
May 10, 2017

Constipation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
An occasional bout of constipation is usually short-lived and not much of a concern.  Chronic constipation can be another story.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Michael Camilleri provides some insight into some of the causes of chronic constipation. To listen, click the link below. Chronic Constipation