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Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 9/10/14 Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: Flu shot  Stress before cancer surgery Weight loss plateau Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.    

Created by Dana Sparks

Gastric Bypass Surgery: One Patient’s Journey

The first bariatric surgery was performed 60 years ago. Mayo Clinic studies have shown it’s not only the most effective way to lose large amounts weight, but also one of the most effective solutions for obese people with type 2 diabetes. Beyond the operating room, however, it requires a total [...]

Created by Dennis Douda


Nail biting: Does it cause long-term damage? Unexplained weight loss Recurring strep throat: When is tonsillectomy useful? Crohn's disease Cholesterol medications: Consider the options  

Created by Dana Sparks

Running into Fall Marathon Season - Thursday Tip #2

  There are many reasons for aerobic exercise, especially the health benefits. One of the most popular forms of aerobic exercise is running, which improves cardiovascular health, mood and can help you lose weight. But how long do you need to run to start losing weight? What's the science behind running [...]

Created by Micah Dorfner

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Job burnout: How to spot it and take action Discover if you're at risk of job burnout — and what you can do when your job begins to affect your health and happiness. Stress symptoms: Effects on your body and behavior You may blame illness for [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Gastric Reduction: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

I this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Christopher Gostout a new technique to help people lose weight. To listen, click the link below. Gastric Reduction

Created by Joel Streed

Cash for Weight Loss: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Steven Driver comments on a study which found that monetary incentives can have an impact on weight loss efforts. To listen, click the link below. Cash for Weight Loss

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic Launches Healthy Living Program Aimed to Help People Achieve and Sustain Wellness

  ROCHESTER, Minn. ― In a crowded health and wellness marketplace, knowing what’s fact versus myth and effective versus ineffective can be a challenge. It also may be an obstacle for some people to find a sound and practical lifestyle program that they can maintain over time. To provide a [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

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