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Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Fitting in fitness: Finding time for physical activity Can't seem to make time for exercise? Try taking your dog for daily walks, ramping up chores, moving while watching TV and more. Bedbugs About the size of apple seeds, bedbugs hide in and around beds. Know how [...]

Created by Jen O'Hara

Mayo Clinic Cardiologist Wins GSK’s Discovery Fast Track Challenge to Investigate Anti-hypertensive Agents

Mayo Clinic Cardiologist Wins GSK’s Discovery Fast Track Challenge to Investigate Anti-hypertensive Agents

John Burnett Jr., M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, has been selected as a winner of GSK’s 2014 Discovery Fast Track Challenge, which is designed to accelerate the translation of academic research into novel therapies. Dr. Burnett will work with scientists in GSK’s Discovery Partnerships with Academia (DPAc) and the Molecular [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Diabetes diet: Should I avoid sweet fruits? White coat hypertension: When blood pressure rises at the doctor's office Arthritis pain: Do's and don'ts Stopping blood loss: From the battlefield to the cornfield Birth control pills: Harmful in early pregnancy?

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Study Shows 5-year Survival of Diabetes and Non-Diabetes Patients Post-Kidney Transplant Now Nearly Equal

Mayo Clinic Study Shows 5-year Survival of Diabetes and Non-Diabetes Patients Post-Kidney Transplant Now Nearly Equal

Findings indicate significant advancements in the management of diabetic kidney transplant patients https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HySh85IZS5E ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that the five-year survival of diabetic kidney transplant patients is now on par with the five-year survival of nondiabetic kidney recipients. These new findings are published on the Kidney [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

Matteson what patients can do kidney disease and RA (:41)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Matteson guidelines for detecting kidney disease in RA (:39)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Matteson more research planned (:13)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

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