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Tennis Coach Aces Cancer

A beloved tennis coach is diagnosed with metastatic kidney cancer and is given nine months to live. Six years later he continues to coach college tennis and participate in the Tennis and Life Camp he founded with his wife decades ago. His treatment at Mayo Clinic included chemotherapy, high dose [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Study Reveals Types and Severity of Youth Ice Hockey Injuries

ROCHESTER, Minn. — A new Mayo Clinic study in Pediatrics reviews the types and severity of injuries among youth ice hockey players. The study examined the spectrum of injuries and found fractures and concussions to be most frequent, with many of these injuries requiring hospitalization and surgery. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6yrcCe_ay60 “Ice hockey is one [...]

Created by Bryan Anderson

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Nerve Damage After Hip Surgery May Be Due to Inflammation

ROCHESTER, Minn. — A recent Mayo Clinic Proceedings article links some nerve damage after hip surgery to inflammatory neuropathy. Historically, nerve damage from hip surgery has been attributed to mechanical factors caused by anesthesiologists or surgeons, such as positioning of the patient during surgery or direct surgical injury of the nerves. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZyNOqN7N76c&hd=1 [...]

Created by Bryan Anderson

State-of-the-Art Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center Expansion Opens May 5

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic will open its state-of-the-art Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center expansion at the Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center on May 5. The new space includes multiple playing surfaces, such as hardwood for basketball and volleyball, artificial grass for turf sports, artificial ice for hockey, and specialized lifting platforms. [...]

Created by Bryan Anderson

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