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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

On this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio: fixing a broken heart. Cardiac regeneration uses the body’s own stem cells to repair damage done by heart disease, Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Atta Behfar explains. Also, Mayo Clinic registered dietitian Katherine Zeratsky explains the risks of juice-only diets. Plus, nicotine dependency expert Dr. Richard Hurt joins the program to discuss results of a new study about the [...]

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Mayo Clinic Radio: Cardiac Regeneration/Stop-Smoking Drug/Juicing

On this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio, fixing a broken heart. Cardiac regeneration uses the body’s own stem cells to repair damage done by heart disease. Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Atta Behfar explains. Also on the program, nicotine dependency expert Dr. Richard Hurt discusses results of a new study about the stop-smoking [...]

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Global Bridges Healthcare Alliance Announces $2.3 Million Targeting Tobacco Use

Global Bridges Healthcare Alliance Announces $2.3 Million Targeting Tobacco Use

Global Bridges Healthcare Alliance for Tobacco Dependence Treatment, hosted at Mayo Clinic, and Pfizer Independent Grants for Learning & Change (IGLC) today announced $2.3 million in grant awards to support tobacco dependence treatment in low- and middle-income countries. These grants represent the first major funding in the area of tobacco dependence [...]

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La influencia de Mayo Clinic en la adicción al tabaco y las políticas sobre el tabaquismo tiene un alcance global

El Centro de Mayo Clinic para Dependencia a la Nicotina celebra 25 años ROCHESTER, Minnesota - 28 de agosto de 2013.   El Centro de Mayo Clinic para Dependencia a la Nicotina (NDC por sus siglas en inglés) en Rochester está celebrando su 25to aniversario este año. Al abrir sus puertas en [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Putting the hurt on tobacco addiction Quit smoking 10 ways to resist tobacco cravings Quit-smoking medicines: Boost your chance of success Teen smoking: How to help your teen quit  

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National Pharmacy Says No Tobacco

National Pharmacy Says No Tobacco

The CVS Pharmacy chain is announcing it will stop selling all tobacco products by Oct. 1, 2014. Richard Hurt, M.D., director of Mayo Clinic’s Nicotine Dependence Center, says this move is long overdue and is an act of courage. "This is a big deal. It's another giant step toward returning us to the social norm [...]

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Expert Comments on Surgeon General Report About Smoking

Expert Comments on Surgeon General Report About Smoking

Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death in the United States and leads to a host of cancers and illnesses. A new report by the Surgeon General released today, The Health Consequences of Smoking, highlights a half a century of progress in tobacco control and prevention since the [...]

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Prueba identifica a fumadores entre los pacientes de trasplante de médula ósea y ayuda a obtener mejores resultados

Prueba identifica a fumadores entre los pacientes de trasplante de médula ósea y ayuda a obtener mejores resultados

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 19 de abril de 2012.  El simplemente preguntar a los pacientes que van a recibir un trasplante de médula ósea si fuman o no podría no motivarlos a informar sobre su hábito ni a dejarlo, y el tabaquismo puede conducir a obtener malos resultados del trasplante. Una [...]

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