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Men's Health: Mayo Clinic Radio

Saturday, Feb. 22, the topic is men’s health.  We discuss heart health with Stephen Kopecky, M.D., and prostate health with Matthew Tollefson, M.D., and we talk with Thomas Osborn, M.D. about gout, a form of arthritis that affects an estimated 6 million Americans each year. Another important area regarding men’s health is testosterone. Endocrinologist Todd Nippoldt M.D., addresses testosterone deficiencies and testosterone [...]

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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

  Join us Saturday, Feb. 22, at 9 a.m. CT, when we talk about men’s health.  We’ll discuss heart health with Stephen Kopecky, M.D., and prostate health with Matthew Tollefson, M.D., and we’ll talk with Thomas Osborn, M.D. about gout, a form of arthritis that affects an estimated 6 million Americans each year. Another important area regarding men’s health is testosterone. [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Men's Health: Mayo Clinic Radio

Miss the show? Here is the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 2-22-2014 Join us Saturday, Feb. 22, at 9 a.m. CT, when we talk about men’s health.  We’ll discuss heart health with Stephen Kopecky, M.D., and prostate health with Matthew Tollefson, M.D., and we’ll talk with Thomas Osborn, M.D. about gout, a form [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Testosterone therapy: Key to male vitality? Explore the potential benefits and risks of boosting your testosterone level. Hormone therapy: Is it right for you? Hormone therapy treats bothersome menopausal symptoms but isn't recommended to protect long-term health. EXPERT ANSWERS Heart disease prevention: Does oral health matter? [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

February is American Heart Month and a great opportunity to focus on the importance of heart disease prevention. On Saturday, Feb. 15, at 9 a.m. CT, heart specialists Sharon Mulvagh, M.D., and Rekha Mankad, M.D., will join us to discuss unrecognized dangers of heart disease. Some might think heart disease is a more serious problem for men, but it's [...]

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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

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Walking for fitness? Make it count with a pedometer Counting your steps with a pedometer can motivate you to keep walking. Here's what to look for and how to set walking goals. Heart-healthy diet: 8 steps to prevent heart disease Ready to start your heart-healthy diet? [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Progresso inaugura el Proyecto Corazón en apoyo a Mayo Clinic durante el mes de la salud cardíaca

¿Cuánto sabe usted sobre la salud cardíaca? Infórmese sobre los hechos y comparta las señales de alarma MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: — 5 de febrero de 2014 — La enfermedad cardíaca afecta a todos, sea de manera directa o indirecta, y es la causa principal de muerte en Estados Unidos. Con el [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication Warfarin side effects: Watch for interactions Heart murmurs Grass-fed beef: What are the heart-health benefits? Beta blockers: How do they affect exercise?

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Progresso Kicks Off The Heart Project in Support Of Mayo Clinic During Heart Health Month

What’s your heart health IQ? Learn the facts and share the signs MINNEAPOLIS — Feb. 5, 2014 — Heart disease affects all of us, either directly or indirectly. It is the leading cause of death in the United States. In an effort to make a positive difference in women’s heart [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Snacks: How they fit into your weight-loss plan Discover creative and healthy snacks to satisfy your hunger without sabotaging your weight loss. Medical history: Compiling your medical family tree Use a special family tree to track your family's health information. EXPERT ANSWERS What is BPA? Should [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Holiday Heart Health: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Margaret Redfield has some tips for staying heart healthy during the holidays. To listen, click the link below. Holiday Heart

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Special Report: Common Diagnostic Tools for Heart Disease

ROCHESTER, Minn. — When heart health is a concern, many diagnostic exams are available to assess heart function. The February issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter includes a detailed eight-page "Special Report on Cardiovascular Exams." Here are highlights: Blood tests: Blood tests are an easy and relatively inexpensive way to [...]

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Proactive Prevention

You've heard the advice many times, "eat right and exercise to improve your health." The fact is, that advice is true. You really can make a difference. Doctors at Mayo Clinic designed the heart health and performance program to help people assess their health and learn ways to make it [...]

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Heart Health with Dr. Stephen Kopecky

This Saturday's Medical Edge Weekend program is a "best of" on heart health with Dr. Stephen Kopecky. Medical Edge Weekend 12-31-11

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FRIDAY MYTH OR MATTER-OF-FACT

"HEART DISEASE IS MORE COMMON AMONG WOMEN THAN AMONG MEN." This Saturday’s program is about heart health with Dr. Rekha Mankad. Did you know heart disease is the leading cause of death for women and men? Learn what you can do to improve your heart health on the next Medical Edge! Listen [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

How a Heart Attack Happens (Animation)

We often hear the term “heart attack” but there can be confusion about what's actually happening to the heart. This Mayo Clinic animation illustrates the most common way people experience a heart attack. You can include this in any of your heart health reporting.[animation TRT :17] This voiceover script and heart attack animation are [...]

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Simple Steps Can Reduce Risk of Heart Disease! (pkg.)

NOTE: Join #heartchat Wed. Feb. 13 @ 12:30 p.m. ET. Moderated by TIME magazine health reporter Alice Park w/ experts from MayoClinic, AHA and WomenHeart.  Click here for news release Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of men and women, and since February is American Heart Month, it's especially important to highlight [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Healthy Heart for Life! (pkg)

Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women. A statistic like that might prompt people to take action. But, there’s a lot of information out there and it can all be pretty confusing. Doctors at Mayo Clinic want to change that. They published a new book [...]

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