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People Connect Being Tan With Being Healthy — The Opposite is True

There's been widespread concern  about the rising incidence of melanoma, which affects 75,000 Americans annually and results in nearly 9,000 deaths. Researchers speculate the uptick may be connected to the popularization of tanning beds, and some states are even considering legislation that would prohibit minors from going to tanning facilities. Mayo [...]

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Local and State Leaders Applaud DMC Vote

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and leadership from the City of Rochester, Olmsted County and Mayo Clinic held a news conference in Rochester today, applauding the vote in favor of  Destination Medical Center (DMC) legislation, which passed as part of the tax bill on Monday. Mayo Clinic CEO and President John Noseworthy, M.D., thanked the Minnesota Legislators, saying passage defines Mayo [...]

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Rochester, Olmsted County, Mayo Clinic Celebrate Passage of DMC Bill

Leaders from the City of Rochester, Olmsted County and Mayo Clinic are applauding the passage of the Destination Medical Center (DMC) legislation and thanking the bill authors, legislative leaders and Governor Dayton for their support for this major economic development initiative. The legislation, passed earlier this week as part of the final [...]

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