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Take Care of Your Heart and Know Your Numbers!

This parody of the song 8675309/Jenny was produced by the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media to promote heart health. Make sure you know your blood pressure, lipids and BMI!

Created by Dana Sparks

The Mediterranean Diet is Heart Healthy!

Results from another research trial say the benefits of the Mediterranean diet are numerous. The study, involving over 7,000 participants, is published in the The New England Journal of Medicine.  Mayo Clinic says people who follow the Mediterranean diet have a longer life expectancy and lower rates of chronic diseases compared with other adults. The [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Taking Care of Your Holiday Heart (pkg)

Cookies, candy, eggnog ... these are some the favorite goodies we can’t seem to resist at holiday gatherings. But for patients with an underlying heart condition a few days of eating the wrong foods can cause some serious problems. Mayo Clinic physicians say it's actually common for hospital admissions to increase during the [...]

Created by Dana Sparks