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Target Field Pitch for Prevention: Raising Awareness of Cancers that Can be Defeated

WHAT: Mayo Clinic, Fight Colorectal Cancer and Ed Randall’s Fans for the Cure will encourage baseball fans to “pitch in” to prevent prostate and colorectal cancer as the Minnesota Twins begin a three-game series against the Cleveland Indians at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 21. Pitch for Prevention is intended [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Mayo Clinic and Better Team-up to Make Healthcare Experience Simpler

PALO ALTO, Calif. and ROCHESTER, Minn. — April 16, 2014 — Better, a consumer health start-up, and Mayo Clinic have launched a new way for people to navigate the complexity of the healthcare system simply and quickly.  Through a mobile device, Better provides tailored Mayo Clinic health information, 24/7 access to the clinic's experienced [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

Colon cancer is cancer of the large intestine (colon), the lower part of your digestive system. Rectal cancer is cancer in the last several inches of the colon. Together they're often referred to as colorectal cancers.  On our upcoming program, Paul Limburg, M.D., joins us to discuss why screening is so important and why the [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Colorectal Cancer Prevention: Mayo Clinic Radio

Miss the show? Here's the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show-3-14-2014 Colon cancer is cancer of the large intestine (colon), the lower part of your digestive system. Rectal cancer is cancer in the last several inches of the colon. Together they're often referred to as colorectal cancers.  On our upcoming program, [...]

Created by McCray

Cancer Prevention Chat, Thursday Feb. 27th, 1 to 2 p.m. EST

The number of new cancer cases can be reduced, and many cancer deaths can be prevented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Join @Newshour (PBS NewsHour)    with @Mayo Clinic and @AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) to talk about cancer prevention. #newshourchats   Feb. 27, from 1 to 2 p.m. [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

FRIDAY MYTH OR MATTER-OF-FACT

"DETECTING & REMOVING POLYPS GREATLY REDUCES RISK OF COLON CANCER" Colon cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the U.S. Who is at risk? Are there any symptoms? How often should you get a colonoscopy? This week we’ll talk with Mayo Clinic colon cancer expert, Dr. Paul Limburg. Join us. Listen [...]

Created by Dana Sparks