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Global Awareness — It's World Diabetes Day

  World Diabetes Day is led by the International Diabetes Foundation to increase global awareness of this international disease that affects millions of people. Diabetes in not just about obesity or sugar levels. Learn more from Mayo Clinic: Symptoms: Diabetes symptoms vary depending on how much your blood sugar is elevated. Some people, especially [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Study Shows 5-year Survival of Diabetes and Non-Diabetes Patients Post-Kidney Transplant Now Nearly Equal

Findings indicate significant advancements in the management of diabetic kidney transplant patients https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HySh85IZS5E ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that the five-year survival of diabetic kidney transplant patients is now on par with the five-year survival of nondiabetic kidney recipients. These new findings are published on the Kidney [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

Join us on Saturday, April 12, at 9 a.m. CT when we discuss the growing problem of diabetes with endocrinologist Dr. Ananda Basu.  We’ll touch on the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and discuss who’s at risk and what can be done to treat the condition, including the status on [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Headed for the OR? Five Questions to Ask Your Surgeon Before the Operation

The answers may make a difference in your outcome ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mar. 10, 2014 — The news that you will need surgery can prompt many questions and a lot of anxiety. Beyond details about your medical condition and treatment options, what should you ask your surgeon before the operation? Whatever you [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

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