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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Quit smoking: Managing your stress Mental health: Overcoming the stigma of mental illness Chest pain: First aid Vitamin D for babies: Are supplements needed? Treatments for atrial fibrillation

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Mayo Clinic Researchers Link Vitamin D and Chronic Pain Relief

Mayo Clinic research shows a correlation between inadequate vitamin D levels and the amount of narcotic medication taken by patients who have chronic pain. This correlation is an important finding as researchers discover new ways to treat chronic pain. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, chronic pain [...]

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Mayo Clinic: Vitamin D's Link to Diseases Prevalent in Black Americans

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Vitamin D is primarily produced in the body through direct exposure of the skin to sunlight. While it has long been touted for its important role in maintaining healthy bones, more recent research suggests that sustaining healthy levels of vitamin D in the bloodstream can also reduce [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) If you're like most people with seasonal affective disorder, your symptoms start in the fall and may continue into the winter months, sapping your energy and making you feel moody. Light therapy Light therapy is a way to treat seasonal affective disorder [...]

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Mayo Clinic Study Finds Vitamin D Associated with Survival in Lymphoma Patients

A new study has found that the amount of vitamin D in patients being treated for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma was strongly associated with cancer progression and overall survival. The results were presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology in New Orleans. These are some of [...]

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Vitamin D and Lymphoma

In this Medical Edge episode we hear from Mayo Clinic Dr. Thomas Witzig and Dr. Matthew Drake about a study that looked into the relationship between Vitamin D and Lymphoma. To listen, click the link below. Vit. D and Lymphoma

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Study Suggests Those Who Have Chronic Pain May Need to Assess Vitamin D Status

Mayo Clinic research shows a correlation between inadequate vitamin D levels and the amount of narcotic medication taken by patients who have chronic pain. This correlation is an important finding as researchers discover new ways to treat chronic pain. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, chronic pain [...]

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Vitamin D and CLL

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Tait Shanafelt discusses the relationship between vitamin D and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia or CLL. To listen, click the link below. Vitamin D and CLL

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