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Glen Campbell Documentary Shares Alzheimer's Journey

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asPGGUCygXE Alzheimer's Disease has been steadily encroaching into singer, songwriter Glen Campbell's life. Instead of retreating to deal with the challenges privately, Glen and his family decided to share their struggle with documentary filmmakers. The production called Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me by PCH Films, includes both heartwarming and candidly frank moments Mr. [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

100th Anniversary of the ECG at Mayo Clinic

100th Anniversary of the ECG at Mayo Clinic

It’s a classic image for heart health, the zigzag lines of an ECG, or electrocardiogram. Even though Mayo Clinic conducts hundreds of thousands of ECGs each year, it is a test that’s never taken for granted. And, would you believe, the ECG is celebrating its 100th birthday at Mayo Clinic [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Miracles in Iowa

Miracles in Iowa

It took the 911 dispatcher a moment to realize the brother and sister injured in the accident were not in the same car … they had crashed into each other. One was leaving the farm and the other was coming home. Their mom says their survival was nothing short of [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Claire’s Story

Claire’s Story

Claire had cancer … but she also had energy, enthusiasm, wisdom, grace and gratitude. Her tenacity and spirit lifted those who loved her. What she gave to others is immeasurable and what she’s still giving seems infinite. She especially wanted young people to know about melanoma. This is Claire’s journey [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Rare Cancer Leads to Rare Rotationplasty Surgery

Rare Cancer Leads to Rare Rotationplasty Surgery

Seventeen years ago a little girl with osteosarcoma had groundbreaking surgery at Mayo Clinic . This rare cancer involved her knee and a rare procedure called rotationplasty. She was one of the first children in North America to have this unique surgery which enabled her to walk, ride a bike, roller blade and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Inspiring Scents and Compassionate Care

Inspiring Scents and Compassionate Care

Kim creates luxury fragrances that tell stories about the faraway places she’s visited. So when a brain tumor was found pressing on and damaging her olfactory nerve – the nerve that controls one’s sense of smell – she came to Mayo Clinic for minimally invasive, microsurgery technique to remove the [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Treating POTS: A Teenage Syndrome Solution

Treating POTS: A Teenage Syndrome Solution

Maybe you’ve heard the complaints: I’m too tired to get up, my stomach hurts, I just want to sleep. These symptoms might be typical of some teenagers, but for others they're signs of a very real illness called postural tachycardia syndrome or POTS. Today, social media has helped spread awareness of [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

News Radio 830 WCCO Broadcasting Live from Mayo Clinic

News Radio 830 WCCO Broadcasting Live from Mayo Clinic

WCCO will broadcast the Morning Show with Dave Lee from Mayo Clinic on Oct. 10 from 5 to 9 a.m. ROCHESTER, Minn. — News Radio 830 WCCO joins Mayo Clinic in marking its 150th anniversary with a live broadcast of the Morning Show with Dave Lee on Friday, Oct. 10, [...]

Created by Ginger Plumbo

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