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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

On this week’s Mayo Clinic Radio: fixing a broken heart. Cardiac regeneration uses the body’s own stem cells to repair damage done by heart disease, Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Atta Behfar explains. Also, Mayo Clinic registered dietitian Katherine Zeratsky explains the risks of juice-only diets. Plus, nicotine dependency expert Dr. Richard Hurt joins the program to discuss results of a new study about the [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Pyramid or plate? Explore these healthy diet options Healthy diets come in all shapes and sizes. Pick one and discover how easy it is to follow a good-for-you meal plan. Pilates for beginners: Explore the core Pilates isn't just for fitness fiends. It's an accessible way [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Medication Therapy Can Increase Long-Term Success For Smokers Who Cut Back First

Medication Therapy Can Increase Long-Term Success For Smokers Who Cut Back First

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Dg5bncTJsg ROCHESTER, Minn. — A study of more than 1,500 cigarette smokers who were not ready to quit smoking but were willing to cut back on cigarette consumption and combine their approach with varenicline (Chantix) increased their long-term success of quitting smoking. The multinational study is published in the February [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Added sugar: Don't get sabotaged by sweeteners Added sugar can contribute unwanted calories and aggravate health concerns. See where it may be lurking in your diet and how to cut back Getting past a weight-loss plateau Are you dieting and the numbers on the scale have [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Dr. Ebbert Varenicline Study - Study Takeaway (:17)

Dr. John Ebbert with the takeaway message for patients from a study which looked at the use of Varenicline in smokers who tapered off their habit.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Ebbert Varenicline Study - Study Findings (:21)

Dr. John Ebbert describes findings of a study which looked at the use of Varenicline in smokers who tapered off their habit.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Ebbert Varenicline Study - Study Parameters (:22)

Dr. John Ebbert describes parameters of a study which looked at the use of Varenicline in smokers who tapered off their habit.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Ebbert Varenicline Study - Study Overview (:22)

Dr. John Ebbert describes the thinking behind a study which looked at the use of Varenicline in smokers who tapered off their habit.

Created by Joel Streed

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