Mayo Clinic Radio: Podcasts

Jul 24, 2017

Being a paramedic / direct-to-consumer genetic testing / sexually transmitted infections: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Paramedics provide first-line medical or emergency care for sick and injured people while they are being transported to the hospital for care. They typically operate in teams, with one person serving as an emergency vehicle operator, while the other continues to provide lifesaving emergency care to the patient while en route [...]
Jul 24, 2017

Enhanced recovery after surgery: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
When you need surgery, it's everyone's goal to get back to normal life as soon as possible.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Robert Cima outlines a project aimed at doing just that.  It's called ERAS or enhanced recovery after surgery. To listen, click the link below. Enhanced [...]
Jul 21, 2017

Flu vaccine update: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
This past flu season was a tough one.  What will this year bring?  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Pritish Tosh tell's us about efforts to make the flu vaccine more effective. To listen, click the link below. Flu vaccine update
Jul 20, 2017

Primary care and mental health: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Craig Sawchuk explains how primary care physicians are helping patients with mental health issues get the help they need. To listen, click the link below. Primary care and mental health
Jul 19, 2017

Glaucoma: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Some people thrive on pressure.  But when it comes to your eyes, pressure is something to be avoided. Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve.  The damage is usually caused by too much pressure in the eye.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Arthur [...]
Jul 18, 2017

Cystine Kidney Stones: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Kidney stones can be a very painful problem.  Some stones will pass on their own, but others may require treatment.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. David Patterson tells us about a certain type of stone called a cystine kidney stone. To listen, click the link below Cystine [...]
Jul 17, 2017

Cognitive behavioral therapy for sleep: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
We've known for a while that sleep is important for your overall health.  But many people struggle falling asleep.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Timothy Morgenthaler presents some simple techniques to fall asleep and say asleep. To listen, click the link below. Cognitive behavioral therapy for sleep [...]
Jul 16, 2017

Could humans hibernate during travel to Mars?: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Since Yuri Gagarin achieved the first manned space flight in April 1961, humans have been fascinated by space travel. The world watched as Neil Armstrong walked on the moon in July 1969. Since then, space programs have been looking to the next frontier: humans landing on Mars. According to NASA, a trip to [...]
Jul 14, 2017

Stress reduction to make you smile: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Amit Sood shares ideas for easing stress that are designed to make you smile To listen, click the link below. Stress reduction to make you smile
Jul 13, 2017

Stress management and gender: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
What is it that stresses you out?  Work?  School? Family?  You might be surprised to know that at least part of your answer depends on your gender. Dr. Anjali Bhagra explains in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute. To listen, click the link below. Stress management and gender
Jul 12, 2017

Point-of-care ultrasound: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
having a good bedside manner is important for health care providers.  But bedside technology is also important.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Anjali Bhagra explains how point-of-car ultrasound is changing how some care happens. To listen, click the link below. Point-of-care ultrasound
Jul 12, 2017

Living donor kidney program: Mayo Clinic Radio transplant podcast

By Jen O'Hara @jenohara
On this podcast, Mayo Clinic transplant surgeon Dr. Mikel Prieto discusses the living donor kidney program. Listen: Living donor kidney program