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Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Antibiotics: Misuse puts you and others at risk Did you know that antibiotics can't treat colds or the flu? Find out why these drugs don't help certain infections. Dietary fats: Know which types to choose Not all dietary fats are created equal. Discover which ones to [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Tuesday Q and A: Many conditions result in dementia, but Alzheimer’s is most common

Tuesday Q and A: Many conditions result in dementia, but Alzheimer’s is most common

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s disease? Are they hereditary? ANSWER: Dementia is a broad term used to describe a group of symptoms that interferes with a person's thinking and the ability to function well in day-to-day activities. Many conditions can result in dementia, but [...]

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Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Measles Measles cases in the U.S. are at a 20-year high, according to the CDC. Be sure you and your loved ones are up to date with your vaccines. Cholesterol medications: When diet and exercise aren't enough If you can't control your cholesterol with lifestyle changes, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Easy bruising: Common as you age Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) Rheumatoid arthritis: Does pregnancy affect symptoms? Managing diabetes: Looking beyond carbs Exercise and multiple sclerosis

Created by Dana Sparks

Advancements in Multiple Sclerosis Research Hold Promise for Patients

Advancements in Multiple Sclerosis Research Hold Promise for Patients

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Feb. 26, 2014 — The future holds promise for multiple sclerosis research based on advancements of the past two decades according to a review from Mayo Clinic neurologists published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The paper states that many people with newly diagnosed or early stage MS are overwhelmed [...]

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Wingerchuk - Future of MS Treatment (:17)

Dr. Wingerchuk, neurologist at Mayo Clinic, describes the future of treatments available for individuals diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

Created by Susana Shephard

Wingerchuk - Therapeutic Strategies for MS (:18)

Dr. Wingerchuk describes therapeutic strategies available for individuals diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

Created by Susana Shephard

Mayo Clinic Expert Available to Discuss Long-Term Health for People with Multiple Sclerosis

Mayo Clinic Expert Available to Discuss Long-Term Health for People with Multiple Sclerosis

Note: Updated version ROCHESTER, Minn. — For people with multiple sclerosis — as many as 350,000 Americans, and an estimated 200 new diagnoses every week — managing the debilitating symptoms can be an arduous process. A range of medications are available to help with the fluctuating neurological symptoms such as [...]

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