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Watch the Sodium When Preparing for Holiday Picnics

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKMUC0yUudc   Hot dogs, hamburgers, chips and potato salad. Those are the fixings for a fantastic Fourth of July picnic. The problem is this menu can be loaded with sodium, which is bad for your health, especially if you have heart disease.  Vivien Williams and photographer Andy Shilts talk with Mayo Clinic cardiologist Stephen [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Sodium: Look beyond the saltshaker What is MERS-CoV, and what should I do? HIDA scan Alzheimer's disease: Anticipating end-of-life needs Gluten-free diet: What's allowed, what's not

Created by Dana Sparks

Tips for Prediabetes and Diabetes Meal Planning

WASECA, Minn. — Poor diet can obviously lead to health problems and weight gain. Conversely, proper food choices help people become healthier and manage certain conditions. For those with diabetes and prediabetes appropriate monitoring and management of diet is extremely important. Mayo Clinic Health System registered dietitian Sue Seykora offers these meal-planning [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

10 maneras de controlar la presión arterial alta sin medicamentos

Con estos 10 cambios en el estilo de vida, se puede reducir la presión arterial y disminuir el riesgo de padecer una enfermedad cardíaca  Por el personal de Mayo Clinic Si le diagnosticaron presión arterial alta (presión sistólica, o sea la primera cifra, de 140 o más; o presión diastólica, [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

 How to tame your salt habit New year is a good time for cancer survivors to make new plan What is narcolepsy? Symptoms of a ruptured eardrum Facial hair: hirsutism

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Dealing with stress when you have MS Living with MS can be stressful. Making certain lifestyle changes can help ease stress and make it easier to cope. Sodium: How to tame your salt habit Getting too much sodium can raise your blood pressure and cause other [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Warning signs of Alzheimer's Know the difference between the warning signs of Alzheimer's and typical age-related behavior. Sodium: How to tame your salt habit Getting too much sodium can raise your blood pressure and cause other health problems. See how to cut back on salt. EXPERT [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORY Sodium: How to tame your salt habit Getting too much sodium can raise your blood pressure and cause other health problems. See how to cut back on salt. EXPERT ANSWERS Osteopathic medicine: What kind of doctor is a D.O.? You know what M.D. means, but do [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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