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Mayo Clinic Q & A: Regardless of risk, take steps to protect heart health

Mayo Clinic Q & A: Regardless of risk, take steps to protect heart health

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am a 37-year-old man and have no health problems, but both of my parents have heart disease. My dad had his first heart attack at age 50. Are there things I can do now to prevent it, or is heart disease inevitable for me because of [...]

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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 [...]

Created by Richard Dietman

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month, and on this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio Dr. Thomas Salinas will discuss children’s oral health. Also, can erectile dysfunction (ED) predict heart disease? Find out on Mayo Clinic Radio when cardiologist Dr. Stephen Kopecky explains the connection between ED and possible heart problems. Myth or Matter-of-Fact: Erectile dysfunction can indicate [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Researcher Receives Woman's Day Red Dress Award

Mayo Researcher Receives Woman's Day Red Dress Award

Virginia Miller, Ph.D., director of the Women’s Health Research Center at Mayo Clinic, has spent her career researching how heart disease differs in women and men. On Feb. 10, she was honored for that work with a Woman’s Day Red Dress Award in New York City. She received the award [...]

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Webinar: Challenges in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: What the Patient Needs to Know

Webinar: Challenges in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: What the Patient Needs to Know

   Fri., Feb. 13, 1 - 2 pm ET    During a one-hour interactive webinar, Mayo Clinic physicians Carole A. Warnes, M.D. and Joseph A. Dearani, M.D. will discuss the medical and surgical challenges of adult congenital heart disease, including access to quality care. Both presenters will answer questions after their presentations.   Click here to signup  

Created by Dana Sparks

Tuesday Q and A: Differences between men and women can impact risk of heart disease

Tuesday Q and A: Differences between men and women can impact risk of heart disease

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I know that heart disease is the leading killer among men and women, but is it true that men and women have different risk factors for heart disease? ANSWER: You are correct that heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and women in the [...]

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Mayo Clinic Radio: Men's Heart Health/Children's Oral Health

Miss the show? Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio 02-14-15 podcast Can erectile dysfunction (ED) predict heart disease? Find out on this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio. Cardiologist Dr. Stephen Kopecky explains the connection between ED and possible heart problems. Also on Mayo Clinic Radio, it’s National Children’s Dental Health Month, and Dr. Thomas Salinas [...]

Created by Richard Dietman

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