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Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 4/20/15

Hi I’m Vivien Williams with a Mayo Clinic News Network Headline. Springtime is finally here and many people who’ve been cooped up inside because of lingering winter weather are getting outside and hopping on their bikes. This is a great time to think about bike safety. The CDC reports close [...]

Created by Dave Hansen

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Rheumatoid arthritis pain: Tips for protecting your joints Aromatherapy: Is it worthwhile? Alzheimer's caregiving: Dealing with the strain on your marriage Slide show: Causes of back pain Breast-feeding tips: What new moms need to know

Created by Jen O'Hara

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Herniated disk symptoms often effectively treated without surgery

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Herniated disk symptoms often effectively treated without surgery

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is the typical treatment and recovery time for a herniated disk? At what point should surgery be considered? ANSWER: In many cases, pain and other symptoms caused by a herniated disk resolve with time and self-care measures. When medical treatment is required, therapy that doesn’t involve [...]

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Spinal Stenosis/Zebrafish/Recurring Fever: Mayo Clinic Radio

Stay active to keep fit. That can be difficult for people with spinal stenosis, a condition that causes serious back pain. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Paul Huddleston explains how spinal stenosis is treated. Also on the program,Dr. Stephen Ekker discusses how the tiny zebrafish is helping to uncover treatments [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic Radio: Spinal Stenosis/Zebrafish/Recurring Fever

Stay active to keep fit. That can be difficult for people with spinal stenosis, a condition that causes serious back pain. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Paul Huddleston explains how spinal stenosis is treated. Also on the program, Dr. Stephen Ekker discusses how the tiny zebrafish is helping to uncover [...]

Created by Richard Dietman

Back Pain and Pregnancy: Ways to Minimize Strain

Back Pain and Pregnancy: Ways to Minimize Strain

Back pain is a common complaint for pregnant women. As you gain weight, your center of gravity shifts forward. To avoid falling forward you compensate by leaning back, which can strain the muscles in your lower back. Laura Damrow, certified nurse midwife at Mayo Clinic Health System in Tomah, says, "In [...]

Created by Micah Dorfner

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Tai chi: A gentle way to fight stress The gentle movements of tai chi reduce stress and offer other health benefits. Back pain at work: Preventing pain and injury Whether it's dull or sharp, back pain can make it hard to concentrate on your job. Learn [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Dust mite allergy Does dusting make you sneeze or have a runny nose? Learn the symptoms and treatments of a dust mite allergy and find ways to cope. Aerobic exercise: Top 10 reasons to get physical Need inspiration to work out? Consider the top 10 benefits [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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