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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Meditation: A simple, fast way to reduce stress Inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer: How often do you need screening? Monosodium glutamate (MSG): Is it harmful? Menus for heart-healthy eating: Cut the fat and salt Alzheimer's disease: Can exercise prevent memory loss?

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Mayo Clinic Q & A: Regular monitoring can help manage symptoms of PSC

Mayo Clinic Q & A: Regular monitoring can help manage symptoms of PSC

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My husband, 48, was diagnosed last month with primary sclerosing cholangitis. Does this mean he will eventually need a liver transplant, or do some people with the disease never get to that point? He has had irritable bowel syndrome for years; are the two conditions related? ANSWER: [...]

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Lifestyle and Diet in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Lifestyle and Diet in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which consists of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, can be a frustrating diagnosis to deal with. In general, there is no clear evidence that one trigger alone causes problems. Therefore, there is no particular food, diet or lifestyle that causes, prevents or cures IBD. "Some patients [...]

Created by Micah Dorfner

Weekend Wellness: Cause of ischemic colitis often unclear

Weekend Wellness: Cause of ischemic colitis often unclear

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What exactly is ischemic colitis? Do doctors know what causes it? ANSWER: Ischemic colitis occurs when blood flow to part of the large intestine (colon) is reduced due to one of two reasons: either there is a blocked or narrowed blood vessel (occlusive), or there is a [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Flu shots: Especially important if you have heart disease Barrett's esophagus Pain and depression: Is there a link? Dilated cardiomyopathy Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

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Weekend Wellness: Fatigue a common problem for those with Crohn’s disease

Weekend Wellness: Fatigue a common problem for those with Crohn’s disease

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease nearly a year ago. The medication I am on seems to take care of most of my symptoms. But I am often extremely tired. Is there anything that can be done to help with fatigue from Crohn’s? ANSWER: Fatigue is a [...]

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Mayo Clinic: Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Higher Risk for Stroke and Heart Attack

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Oct. 14, 2013 — Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are at an increased risk of stroke and heart attack according to a new study presented by Mayo Clinic researchers at the American College of Gastroenterology's Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct. 11–16, in San Diego. More than 1.5 million Americans have Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis , the most common forms of inflammatory [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children

William A. Faubion, M.D., Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist and Director of the Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Clinic talks about the care options for children and adolescents with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr. Faubion discusses standard and novel therapies, unique aspects of approach to imaging, cutting edge surgical techniques, and clinical trial opportunities. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Z1FwSRl0kg

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