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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Nuts and your heart: Eating nuts for heart health Carotid angioplasty and stenting Oil of oregano: Can it treat sinusitis? Heartburn or chest pain: When is it heart attack? What are eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders (EGIDs)?

Created by Dana Sparks

Stents — A Useful Alternative to Temporary Colostomy in Some Patients with Colon Cancer

Stents — A Useful Alternative to Temporary Colostomy in Some Patients with Colon Cancer August 6, 2010 Dear Mayo Clinic: I've heard of stents being used to treat heart disease, but recently I saw a news story that talked about using stents as an alternative to colostomy in people who [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Diverticulitis diet: Should I avoid nuts and seeds? Postpartum depression Coronary angioplasty and stents Clear liquid diet Bloating, belching and intestinal gas: How to avoid them

Created by Dana Sparks

Surprising Trends in Cause of Long-Term Death for Heart Patients

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Feb. 6, 2014 — More people who have known coronary heart disease die from other causes — such as cancer, and lung and neurological diseases — than heart disease, compared with 20 years ago, according to a Mayo Clinic study published online Feb. 10 in Circulation, an [...]

Created by Traci Klein

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

    On Saturday, July 20, Charanjit Rihal, M.D., will join us to talk about coronary artery disease. Many people suffer from chest pain, but how do you know when it is something as simple as heartburn, or more serious like a heart attack?  We’ll find out.  Also we’ll talk about stents, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks