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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Quit smoking: Managing your stress Mental health: Overcoming the stigma of mental illness Chest pain: First aid Vitamin D for babies: Are supplements needed? Treatments for atrial fibrillation

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Mayo Clinic Health Letter: Highlights from the May 2014 Issue

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Here are highlights from the May issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter. You may cite this publication as often as you wish. Reprinting is allowed for a fee. Mayo Clinic Health Letter attribution is required. Include the following subscription information as your editorial policies permit: Visit http://www.healthletter.mayoclinic.com/ or [...]

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Atrial Fibrillation Won't Cause Heart Attack but Can Lead to Other Serious Complications

Atrial Fibrillation Won't Cause Heart Attack but Can Lead to Other Serious Complications January 14, 2011 Dear Mayo Clinic: I suffer from atrial fibrillation. Are my chances of getting a heart attack higher? Answer: Your risk of a heart attack is not increased due to atrial fibrillation, a rapid and [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Memory loss: 7 tips to improve your memory Degenerative changes in the spine: Is this arthritis? What is atrial fibrillation? Understand food labels to avoid allergic reactions Quitting smoking: 10 ways to resist tobacco cravings

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Early Surgery Better Than Watchful Waiting for Patients with Severe Mitral Valve Regurgitation

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Aug. 8, 2013 — Patients with severe mitral valve regurgitation who are otherwise healthy should have mitral valve repair surgery sooner rather than later, even if they feel no symptoms, a Mayo Clinic-led study by U.S. and European researchers found. The results challenge the long-held belief that it [...]

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Atrial Fibrillation Overview

Samuel Asirvatham, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, discusses atrial fibrillation—what it is and how its diagnosed. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvf8dcJyEtA Samuel Asirvatham, MD, discusses various treatment options for atrial fibrillation, including atrial fibrillation ablation. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8xK88QKLnU Samuel Asirvatham, MD, discusses atrial fibrillation at Mayo Clinic. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PC0cq9SUAM0

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Atrial Fibrillation and MCI

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Rosebud Roberts outlines the findings of a study that looked at a common heart conditions association with cognition problems. To listen, click the link below. Atrial Fibrillation and MCI

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What is Atrial Fibrillation ?

It's a common heart condition. In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Stephen Hammill explains atrial fibrillation. To listen, click the link below. What is Atrial Fibrillation

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