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Mayo Clinic Radio: COPD & Mindfulness

Miss the show? Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 6-7-14 44min mp3 Dr. John Wald joined us to discuss the new HealthKit that  Apple unveiled at the WorldWide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2014 keynote address. HealthKit, is a digital repository for various types of health- and fitness-related data. Listen to his interview: John Wald HealthKit w [...]

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Subglottic Stenosis: Gasping for Air (pkg) You have asthma. That’s what many people diagnosed with a condition called subglottic stenosis hear from their doctors. They may get misdiagnosed because it’s very rare, and it causes your airway to narrow until you’re breathing through a very tiny opening. Doctors at Mayo Clinic have developed new ways [...]

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New ALS Device For Breathing Easier, Longer

Building a home with his own hands. That was the dream of a man named Ernie Lorenz. But symptoms of ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, made it difficult for Ernie to hold a hammer. The disease was also making it hard for him to breathe. But a new device being [...]

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