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Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines 5/1/15

Hi I’m Vivien Williams with Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines. The number of breast cancer cases is projected to increase by 50 percent in the U.S. by the year 2030. That’s according to the National Cancer Institute. Why? Well, one reason the baby boomer population is aging and a woman’s [...]

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Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 4/24/15

Hi I’m Vivien Williams with a Mayo Clinic News Network Headline. You’re heard the saying from Ben Franklin, ”Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy an wise.” Well, a new study in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism shows there may be some truth to [...]

Created by Dave Hansen

Bone Deterioration and Diabetes: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

The list of possible complications from diabetes is long.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Sundeep Khosla tells us about another. To listen, click the link below. Bone Deterioration and Diabetes

Created by Joel Streed

Ophthalmologist talks Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration and Diabetes

Vision loss due to glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetes are topics in the news this week. Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist Raymond Iezzi, Jr., M.D., tells us these can be very serious diseases that can lead to impaired vision, blindness and blind spots. Click here for more medical information on eye care. Journalists: Sound bites with Dr. Iezzi [...]

Created by Deborah Balzer

Metformin Use May Not Improve Survival in Pancreatic Cancer Patients

Metformin Use May Not Improve Survival in Pancreatic Cancer Patients

PHILADELPHIA -- Use of the diabetes drug Metformin by patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma may not improve survival according to the results of a study performed at Mayo Clinic and presented today at the AACR Annual Meeting 2015, in Philadelphia by Roongruedee Chaiteerakij, M.D., Ph.D., of Mayo Clinic. Read the press [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Mayo Clinic and Gentag, Inc. Announce Agreement To Develop Wireless Sensors for Treatment of Obesity and Diabetes

Mayo Clinic and Gentag, Inc. Announce Agreement To Develop Wireless Sensors for Treatment of Obesity and Diabetes

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and Gentag, Inc. have reached an agreement to develop the next generation of wearable biosensors designed to fight obesity and diabetes. “We are hoping that this technology will be game-changer. These patch biosensors may help us reduce global obesity and diabetes,” says James Levine, M.D., [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Fever treatment: Quick guide to treating a fever Dense breast tissue: What it means to have dense breasts Carbon monoxide poisoning Blood pressure chart: What your reading means Diabetes diet: Create your healthy-eating plan

Created by Dana Sparks

Recap of Sen. Klobuchar's Tour of Mayo Clinic Biorepositories

Recap of Sen. Klobuchar's Tour of Mayo Clinic Biorepositories

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) affirmed her commitment to medical innovation and precision medicine today during a tour of the Mayo Clinic Biorepositories' new state-of-the-art space in northwest Rochester. "President Obama made precision medicine a common term ... and I'm delighted to be here to see first-hand the work that has been going here at Mayo Clinic for [...]

Created by Sam Smith

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