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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Thu, Jul 30 3:23pm · View  

Cytosponge: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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.

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Cytosponge

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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Wed, Jul 29 3:17pm · View  

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

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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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Tue, Jul 28 3:14pm · View  

Smoking and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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.

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Smoking and RA

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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Mon, Jul 27 2:54pm · View  

Dental Issues and Heart Surgery: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Mon, Jul 27 10:38am · View  

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

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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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Thu, Jul 23 1:48pm · View  

Targeting Cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Wed, Jul 22 1:45pm · View  

Bevacizumab for Glioblastoma: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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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Joel Streed (@jstreed) posted · Tue, Jul 21 12:30pm · View  

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

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.

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When to Take kids to the ER

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