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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Fruit juice: Good or bad for kids? Menopause symptoms: Lifestyle tips offer relief Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy New therapies sought for triple negative breast cancer Testosterone level: Can you boost it naturally?

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Diagnosing Menopause: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Jacqueline Thielen explains the criteria that's needed for a diagnosis of menopause. To listen, click the link below. Diagnosing Menopause

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Sexual Dysfunction Around Menopause

Sexual Dysfunction Around Menopause

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Rheumatoid Arthritis and Heart Disease: Mayo Clinic Studies Shed Light on Dangerous Connection

Early menopause is risk factor, research presented at American College of Rheumatology meeting shows SAN DIEGO — Oct. 26, 2013 — People with rheumatoid arthritis and other chronic inflammatory conditions are at higher risk of heart disease. Who is in the most danger, why and how best to prevent and detect cardiovascular complications are important questions [...]

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Myths About Hormone Replacement Therapy: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Richa Sood says hormone replacement therapy remains an option in some patients suffering from menopausal symptoms. To listen, click the link below HRT Myths

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Sexual Dysfunction Around Menopause: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Ricca Sood discusses sexual dysfunction in women around the time of menopause. To listen, click the link below. Sexual Dysfunction around Menopause

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Iron After Menopause

Should women take iron after menopause?  In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Richa Sood answers the question. To listen, click the link below. Iron After Menopause

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Diagnosing Menopause

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Jacqueline Thielen address the diagnosis of menopause. To listen, click the link below. Diagnosing Menopause

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Study May Help Cool Hot Flashes

A pill used for nerve pain offers women relief from hot flashes, Mayo Clinic researchers report at the 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). They say the agent, pregabalin, decreased hot flash severity and frequency about 20 percent more than did a placebo agent. Thus, [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Psoriasis risk factors Anyone can develop psoriasis, but certain factors can increase your risk of developing the disease. Slide show: Common skin rashes See pictures of common skin rashes that may be of concern. EXPERT ANSWERS Psoriasis treatment: Can fish oil supplements reduce symptoms? Fish oil [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORY Menopausal weight gain: Stop the middle-aged spread Concerned about menopausal weight gain? Take control of your weight with healthy lifestyle choices — starting today!  EXPERT ANSWERS Calories in sushi: What are the low-cal options? HEALTHY RECIPES Spinach frittata Seasonal fruit palette Iced espresso latte Three-grain raspberry [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORY Travel workout: Fitness tips for business travelers When you're traveling for work, you can stick to your fitness routine. Use these simple travel workout tips to maintain your fitness program. Expert Answers Belly fat in men: Why weight loss matters Belly fat in women: Taking — [...]

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Increased Risk of Memory Problems in Postmenopausal Women Could be Linked to Blood

Postmenopausal women may be at an increased risk for areas of brain damage, leading to memory problems and possibly increased risk of stroke, because of the way their blood clots. Research from Mayo Clinic shows that the tendency of the blood to clot may contribute to areas of brain damage called white matter [...]

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Should Postmenopausal Women Take Extra Iron?

Iron is a mineral essential for good health and is especially important for premenopausal women because they can lose it through menstruation, pregnancy and an iron-poor diet. So, Mayo Clinic experts say premenopausal women who don’t get enough iron in their diets may need to take iron supplements. But what [...]

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