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It's The Season For An #AllergyChat

  Join @mayoclinic for an #AllergyChat moderated by @HealthDayEditor Wednesday, April 2 from 1-2 p.m. ET. Topics will include: Common allergens; allergy testing; treatments; children and seasonal allergies; hot research topics. Other experts include @UCLAHealth, @MountSinai and more.  If you’ve never participated in a Twitter chat, be sure to watch this how-to video [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Cancer Prevention Chat, Thursday Feb. 27th, 1 to 2 p.m. EST

The number of new cancer cases can be reduced, and many cancer deaths can be prevented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Join @Newshour (PBS NewsHour)    with @mayoclinic and @AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) to talk about cancer prevention. #newshourchats  Feb. 27, from 1 to 2 p.m. [...]

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We're Chatting About Heart Health

Join @mayoclinic and @American_Heart for a #HeartChat moderated by @USAToday’s @LizSzabo 1-2 p.m. ET Wednesday, Feb. 26th Topics: Statins and blood pressure drugs Symptoms in stroke, heart attack and heart disease  Best ways to prevent heart disease Signs of heart attack or stroke Latest cardiovascular research Other heart/stroke organizations and [...]

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Take Care of Your Heart and Know Your Numbers!

This parody of the song 8675309/Jenny was produced by the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media to promote heart health. Make sure you know your blood pressure, lipids and BMI!

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How to Keep Online Relationships Healthy - Join the #RelationshipChat

  Date: Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 Time: 1-2 p.m. ET Hashtag: #RelationshipChat  Join @mayoclinic and @HealthDayEditor @DrCindyHaines @BrophyMarcus  @SeattleMamaDoc @PediatricPulse Topics include: Love and dating  Professional relationships Interpersonal relationships  Family and friends Click here to read transcript  

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Do You Have Questions About #Arthritis?

  PBS News Hour is hosting a Twitter Chat TODAY - Thursday 1 to 2 p.m. ET  Follow #NewsHourChats  Join @mayoclinic, @CDCgov, @NIH_NIAMS (NIH's National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases), @ACRRheum (American College of Rheumatology), @arthritis_org (Arthritis Foundation) and  @RheumPF (Rheumatoid Patient Foundation) *IF YOU MISSED CHAT YOU CAN READ THE TRANSCRIPT HERE.

Created by Dana Sparks

Paying for Long-Term Care: A Twitter Chat

Join the @USNewsHealth Twitter Chat on Long-Term Heath Care TODAY! Date: Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 Time: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST Hashtag: #LTCareCosts @mayoclinic experts will participate with AARP @AARPMedia, National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers @NAPGCM, the American Health Care Association @ahcancal and Sharp Seniors @sharpseniors Topics: Choosing a nursing facility, monitoring care, impact of Affordable Care Act and financial options

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Who Should Go Gluten-Free? Join the #GlutenChat

  Do you know what gluten-free means? Are you a candidate for a gluten-free diet? Is having celiac disease the only reason to eat gluten-free?  Join the chat about following a gluten-free diet with @USNewsHealth  Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 2 p.m. ET. #GlutenChat  @mayoclinic experts and others will answer your questions. Follow [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Launches Pregnancy App for Windows 8

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic now offers a free app called Mayo Clinic on Pregnancy, available in the Windows Store. MULTIMEDIA ALERT: Video of a patient using the app and an interview with Dr. Harms are available on the Mayo Clinic News Network. Available for desktop/laptop and tablet users on [...]

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Mayo Clinic Introduces New Book, Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care

ROCHESTER, Minn. — October 17, 2012.  The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media today introduced Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care, a new book aimed at helping health care professionals join consumers in employing social media tools to promote health, fight disease and improve health care. MULTIMEDIA ALERT: [...]

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Mayo Medical Laboratories Introduces Two Mobile Applications for Physicians

ROCHESTER, Minn. — October 9, 2012.   Mayo Medical Laboratories is introducing two comprehensive mobile applications for iPhones and iPads, allowing physicians and pathologists unparalleled access to clinical laboratory expertise from Mayo Clinic. The Lab Catalog app provides guidance on test selection and result interpretation, enabling physicians to search for tests [...]

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Mayo Clinic Contest Spurs Research on Health Care Social Media Applications

ROCHESTER, Minn. — July 10, 2012.  The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media today announced a research contest encouraging measurement and validation of the application of social media tools to improve health care, promote health and fight disease. The contest, held in conjunction with the annual member meeting of Mayo's [...]

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Mayo Clinic Sets Industry Standard for Mobile Experience: Personal, Portable and Participatory

ROCHESTER, Minn. — May 15, 2012.  Mayo Clinic has created a comprehensive mobile health application; combining a custom mobile experience with unparalleled expertise and access. Empowering patients with information at their fingertips, this app sets a new standard for health care apps. VIDEO ALERT: A video demonstration of the Mayo [...]

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Mayo Clinic realizará conferencia para medios de comunicación social en la ciudad de Nueva York en mayo

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 29 de marzo de 2012.  El Centro de Mayo Clinic para Comunicación Social llevará a cabo su primera conferencia en la ciudad de Nueva York, entre el 17 y el 18 de mayo de 2012, en el Roosevelt Hospital, ubicado en 1000 Tenth Ave. (y calle 59). [...]

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Mayo Clinic to Hold Social Media Conference in New York City in May

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media will hold its first conference in New York City May 17–18, 2012, at Roosevelt Hospital, 1000 Tenth Ave. (at 59th Street). The conference, Connecting Health Care & Social Media, is organized by NYC Health Business Leaders and hosted by Continuum [...]

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Join Back-to-Back Twitter Chats on Diabetes

Diabetes During the Holidays Join #holidaydiabetes chat Tues. Nov. 19 11 am - noon ET Hosted by @HealthDay and @DrCindyHaines  Topics: Blood sugar levels Kids, diabetes and the holidays Travel Newly diagnosed with diabetes Resources *If you missed the chat click here for the transcript.     Twitter Chat on Type 2 Diabetes and Dietary [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Twitter and Medicine

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, find out how social media is helping connect patients and physicians. To listen, click the link below. Twitter and Medicine

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Mayo Clinic Releases Guideline Video for Workplace Social Media Use

Mayo Clinic has a new educational video to communicate our guidelines for appropriate employee use of social media and to encourage creative work-related application of social tools in health care. #SocialAtMayo – Social Media Guidelines for Mayo Clinic Employees is part of our orientation program for new hires and also will [...]

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Patient Education Doesn't Stop in Doctor's Office

Today's patients are educating themselves far beyond traditional waiting room pamphlets. With social media, search engines and active disease communities, engaging with patients in the online space where they're searching for answers offers physicians a new way to educate their patients. During this week's Health Care Social Media Summit at Mayo Clinic, Kansas City pediatrician [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Revolutionizing Health Care with Social Media

Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care is a new book to help health care professionals use social media tools for promoting health, fighting disease and improving health care. Introduced by the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media the book features essays by 30 industry thought leaders offering inspiration and encouragement to both [...]

Created by Dana Sparks