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ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that people with major depressive disorder and a history of attempted suicide have distinct biomarkers that correlate [...]
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about breast cancer types and what your type means.
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DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have had ongoing nasal congestion and mucus for the past several months. I thought it was allergies, but my doctor says I [...]
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ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic has named Natalie Caine chief administrative officer for Mayo Clinic in Rochester. She succeeds Mary Jo Williamson, who rotated to [...]
September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about the different types of thyroid cancer.
Nearly 44,000 new cases of thyroid cancer [...]
The Somos Latinos Mayo Employee Resource Group (MERG) was created in 2016 to promote, educate and celebrate the cultural heritage of Hispanic and Latino staff [...]
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September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about your risk of developing ovarian cancer.
Ovarian cancer accounts for more deaths than [...]
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ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Basser Center for BRCA at the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania has awarded Mayo Clinic's Fergus Couch, Ph.D., [...]
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September is Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about treating some of the most common types of these two diseases.
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Through research, clinical trials and biomanufacturing, Mayo Clinic’s Center for Regenerative Biotherapeutics is working to develop new types of medicines derived from the human body [...]
The Atlantic hurricane season is well underway with projections that Hurricane Ian will make landfall in the U.S. this week.
Reminding residents to prepare for a [...]
September is National Head Lice Prevention Month, a time to understand the signs, importance of screenings and available treatments.
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