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Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Smoking cessation: Creating a quit-smoking plan Have you resolved to quit smoking for good? Having a plan can help you cope with nicotine withdrawal and strong urges to light up. Memory loss: When to seek help Losing your memory may be a sign of normal aging, [...]

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Se pueden tomar medidas para combatir la prediabetes y prevenir que avance a diabetes

Se pueden tomar medidas para combatir la prediabetes y prevenir que avance a diabetes

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: ¿Se puede curar la prediabetes o, una vez diagnosticada, significa que uno la padecerá para siempre o acabará por convertirse en diabético? RESPUESTA: Tener prediabetes no significa que automáticamente uno desarrollará diabetes, pero es una señal de advertencia.  Cuando no se hace ningún cambio, el riesgo que [...]

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Weekend Wellness: Take steps to combat prediabetes and prevent its progression

Weekend Wellness: Take steps to combat prediabetes and prevent its progression

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Is it possible to cure prediabetes, or does being diagnosed with it mean you will either always have it or eventually become diabetic? ANSWER: Having prediabetes does not automatically mean you will go on to develop diabetes. But it is a warning sign. If you do not [...]

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Avoiding Progression to Type 2 Diabetes

Avoiding Progression to Type 2 Diabetes

ST. PETER, Minn. — Most people are aware how serious diabetes is and whether type 1 or type 2, it's especially harmful when not properly managed. There's also a form of the disease called prediabetes which, according to the National Diabetes Education Program, affects approximately 79 million adults in the United States. Mayo [...]

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Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Ovarian cancer The signs of ovarian cancer may not appear until the later stages. Find out if you're at risk. Office exercise: Add more activity to your workday Is an office job keeping you from exercising? From balancing on a fitness ball to adjusting your commute, [...]

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Medida del IMC puede omitir a 25 por ciento de niños que se considerarían obesos, dice estudio de Mayo Clinic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cd_N2KugpDw ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Los médicos que utilizan el índice de masa corporal (IMC) para diagnosticar obesidad en los niños podrían omitir a 25 por ciento de quienes tienen excesiva grasa corporal pero cuentan con un IMC normal, lo que representa un grave problema para la salud a largo plazo, dice [...]

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BMI measurement may be missing 25 percent of children who could be considered obese, Mayo Clinic research says

BMI measurement may be missing 25 percent of children who could be considered obese, Mayo Clinic research says

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Physicians using body mass index (BMI) to diagnose children as obese may be missing 25 percent of kids who have excess body fat despite a normal BMI, which can be a serious concern for long-term health, according to a Mayo Clinic study published online today in Pediatric Obesity. [...]

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Especialista en dietética del Sistema de Salud de Mayo Clinic ofrece sugerencias para planificar las comidas en la prediabetes y diabetes

Especialista en dietética del Sistema de Salud de Mayo Clinic ofrece sugerencias para planificar las comidas en la prediabetes y diabetes

WASECA, Minnesota —  Comer sano es importante para todos. La mala alimentación puede conducir a problemas médicos y gordura, mientras que elegir bien los alimentos permite gozar de más salud y controlar las afecciones. En las personas con diabetes y prediabetes, que tienen más elevada la glucosa sanguínea, es sumamente [...]

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