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Vaccination Updates: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

As kids head back to school, now is a good time to make sure they have everything they need.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Robert Jacobson says that includes vaccinations. To listen, click the link below. Vaccination Update

Created by Joel Streed

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

For many students this is back-to-school time! On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, August 30 at 9 a.m. CT, four physicians will join us and share important information related to sending your student back to class. Noelle Larson, M.D., will discuss scoliosis and finding the correct sized backpack. Dawn Davis, M.D., will talk about acne, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

How Does Fluzone High-Dose Differ from Other Flu Vaccines?

Fluzone High-Dose is an injected flu vaccine formulated for people age 65 years and older. Like other flu vaccines, Fluzone High-Dose is made up of the three flu strains most likely to cause the flu during the upcoming season. The high-dose vaccine, however, contains four times as much flu virus [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 8/20/14

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OY0TE3T20bU&feature=youtu.be   Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: Back-to-school nutrition Vaccinations Healthy eyes Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Radio: Back-To-School

For many students this is back-to-school time!  On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, August 30 at 9 a.m. CT, four physicians will join us and share important information related to sending your student back to class.  Noelle Larson, M.D., will discuss scoliosis and finding the correct sized backpack.  Dawn Davis, [...]

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BACK-TO-SCHOOL: Vaccinations

Robert Jacobson, M.D., Mayo Clinic Children's Center pediatrician and vaccine specialist, advises parents to ensure their child has recommended vaccinations and be aware of changes to those recommendations. For example, children can now be vaccinated for human papillomavirus (HPV), at age 11, rather than having to wait until they are [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Rubella Ethnicity Differences: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we hear from Dr. Gregory Poland on the findings of a study which revealed some vaccine disparities. To listen, click the link below. Rubella Ethnicity Differences

Created by Joel Streed

Influenza is Spreading Across the United States

Journalists: Mayo experts are available for interviews. Contact  507-284-5005 or email:newsbureau@mayo.edu According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) most of the country is now experiencing high levels of influenza-like-illness.  Mayo Clinic specialists are offering advice and dispelling some misconceptions about the influenza to help people stay healthy. Here are some tips for avoiding illness: Wash [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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