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Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 4/13/15

In today's Mayo Clinic News Network Headline with Vivien Williams: Tanning beds: Besides increasing the risk of melanoma, Mayo Clinic dermatologist Dawn Marie Davis, M.D., says there have been documented reports of infections from tanning bed use. Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. [TRT 1:10] Click here for the script https://youtu.be/87LEoBEw5Tw

Created by Deborah Balzer

Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 4/13/15

Hi I’m Vivien Williams with aMayo Clinic News Network headline. If you are thinking about stretching out in an indoor tanning bed to catch a few rays, think again. Tanning beds don’t offer a safe alternative to sun exposure. and have been linked to causing melanoma, the deadliest type of [...]

Created by Dave Hansen

Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines Feb. 26, 2015

Vivien Williams asks about how you wash your dishes: by hand or in the washer? Well, researchers from Sweden found that kids in families who wash dishes by hand have a 40-percent lower risk of developing allergies than kids who’s families use dishwashers. Results of the study published in the [...]

Created by Dave Hansen

Petersen message for patients (:21)

Bret Petersen, M.D., a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, discusses carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae linked to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, which is performed using a special device called a duodenoscope.

Created by Brian Kilen

Petersen why it is called a superbug (:13)

Bret Petersen, M.D., a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, discusses carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae linked to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, which is performed using a special device called a duodenoscope.

Created by Brian Kilen

Petersen what is CRE (:30)

Bret Petersen, M.D., a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, discusses carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae linked to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, which is performed using a special device called a duodenoscope.

Created by Brian Kilen

Proton Pump Inhibitors Decrease Diversity in Gut Microbiome, Increase Risk for Complications

Proton Pump Inhibitors Decrease Diversity in Gut Microbiome, Increase Risk for Complications

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0aPjOFWn9c ROCHESTER, Minn. — Before reaching for that daily antacid, you might consider what it’s doing to the trillions of bugs living in your gut. A new Mayo Clinic study in the open access journal Microbiome shows that people who regularly take proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) have less diversity among [...]

Created by Sam Smith

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Germs: Understand and protect against bacteria, viruses and infection What's the best way to stay disease-free? Prevent infections. Learn simple tactics to help you stay healthy. Healthy eating: Jazz it up with these tips Healthy eating doesn't have to be boring. Here are 10 ways to [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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