Mayo Clinic Radio: Podcasts

May 26, 2017

Picnic safety: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
As the weather warms up, we're getting outside more.  Cookouts and picnics can be a great way to spend time with friends and family.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, dietitian, Katherine Zeratsky has some tips on how to keep your food safe to eat while outdoors. To listen, [...]
May 25, 2017

Living donor organ donation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Charles Rosen discusses living donor organ donation. To listen, click the link below. Living Donor Organ Donation
May 24, 2017

Arm Strength and distal forearm fractures: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Joshua Farr explains how a broken arm could tell a deeper story. To listen, click the link below. Arm Strength and Fractures
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 [...]