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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 [...]

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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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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.

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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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Do You Have #HolidayStress? We'll Chat About That

This time of year can be a challenge and too often stress and depression derail holiday cheer.  Join @mayoclinic, @NIMHgov, @NCCAM and others for a #HolidayStress chat moderated by @BrophyMarcus from @HealthDayEditor. Give yourself permission to join the chat!  Wednesday, Dec. 18  1-2 p.m. ET   Topics for discussion: Holiday stress and the red flags/symptoms Avoiding triggers [...]

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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 [...]

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Pancreatic Cancer: Warning Signs, Screening and Risk Factors

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month Join #pancreaticchat  Tuesday, November 26 1-2 pm ET With experts from @mayoclinic and @PanCAN  Moderated by @USAToday’s @LizSzabo     Topics will include: Scope of problem and who it impacts Warning signs, screening and risk factors Why is it so hard to predict and often caught so late Treatments Biomarkers Promising [...]

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The Great American Smokeout

  It's Lung Cancer Awareness Month  and today, Nov. 21, is the third Thursday of the month, which is designated as the  Great American Smokeout.     Have you been trying to stop smoking? Could today inspire you? Join the City of Hope Twitter chat today 3 p.m. ET and follow #cohchat.  Learn more [...]

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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 [...]

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Veterans Day - Military Suicide Prevention Awareness #vetchat

VETERANS DAY TWITTER CHAT ON MILITARY SUICIDE PREVENTION Follow #vetchat Monday, Nov. 11, 1-2 p.m. ET Join @mayoclinic and @afspnational with moderator @Time’s @AliceParkNY and a variety of other mental health/ suicide prevention experts. Topics to discuss: Scope of the problem –  statistics/data Reasons why veterans today are at increased risk compared to previous military personnel [...]

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Street Smarts, Sweets Smarts, Costume Safety

  Join the #HalloweenChat Tuesday, Oct. 29,  noon - 1 pm ET Moderators @HealthDayEditor / @BrophyMarcus plus experts from @mayoclinic  @AmerAcadPeds @SeattleMamaDoc @seattlechildren @swhealthcare and more ... Topics will include: Halloween safety for children and young adults Halloween fun for kids with diabetes-allergies-disabilities   Halloween safety tips for adults (drinking, costumes, "tricks") Helpful Halloween safety resources

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Future of Hospitals: Their Challenges, Changes and Solutions

Join the @USNewsHealth Twitter Chat Thursday Oct. 24 at 2 pm ET. The conversation will focus on challenges and changes facing hospitals in the future. Follow #Hospitals on Twitter.

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Join the U.S. News Twitter Chat: #HealthyAging

U.S. News Health & Wellness is partnering with Mayo Clinic, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and other leading experts to talk about how to stay healthy for the maximum number of years and how to stave off age-related diseases such as osteoarthritis, diabetes, heart disease and Alzheimer's. WHO: @USNewsHealth, @mayoclinic, @EinsteinMed and other leading experts. WHAT: A live Twitter chat on healthy [...]

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Talking about Hepatitis C, A Mayo Clinic Twitter Chat, Monday, Oct. 7

Join us on Monday, October 7 from 11am-Noon EDT for an @mayoclinic hosted twitter chat where our panel of experts will be answering these and other HCV related questions. - I have been diagnosed with Hepatitis C Virus, HCV—What What tests do I need now? - What treatments for chronic HCV are available now? [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

It's the Season for a #MarathonChat

Marathon season is officially in full swing: The Twin Cites marathon is coming up Sunday, Oct. 6; the Kansas  City marathon is Oct. 19; and the New York City marathon is on Nov. 3. Whether you're running a marathon, planning to train for one, or are just interested in learning more about marathons – You should [...]

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Wednesday #Fluchat with @HealthDay

Join @HealthDayEditor @BrophyMarcus, @drcindyhaines and @mayoclinic for a #fluchat Wednesday, September 25 at 1:30 p.m. ET.    Topics we’ll discuss include: flu strains this year, symptoms, treatments, vaccinations and why to get vaccinated, important information for parents/kids, and more. Experts on hand will be ready to answer your questions.  Other participants will include @AmerAcadPeds, @CDCFlu & its director @DrFriedenCDC, and @UCLAHealth’s @DrMommyCalls. Never [...]

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#ChildhoodCancer Twitter Chat on Tuesday

    JOIN THE #abcDRBchat TUESDAY, SEPT. 24, 1 - 2 p.m. ET.  @RichardBesser will moderate the chat about #childhoodcancer.  Never participated in a chat before, or want tips on how to participate effectively? Watch this video. Questions? Email Nick Hanson at: hanson.nicholas@mayo.edu.  

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Join the #newbornscreening Twitter Chat TODAY

September is #NewbornScreening Awareness Month Join the #abcDrBchat TODAY Tuesday, September 17, 1-2  p.m. ET Never participated in a chat before, or want tips on how to participate effectively? Watch this video. Questions? Email Nick Hanson at hanson.nicholas@mayo.edu.

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