Sep 9, 2020

Does gum get stuck in your stomach: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Chewing gum can be a fun treat or a quick fix for bad breath. But, if swallowed, does it really get stuck in your stomach? We get the answer in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, as we hear from Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, Dr. Mark V. Larson, To listen, click the [...]
Sep 8, 2020

Congential heart defects: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Every year, more than 35-thousand babies, just in the U.S., are born with a congenitial heart defect.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Joseph Dearani, discusses diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects. To listen, click the link below. Congential heart defects
Sep 7, 2020

How much screen time is too much: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
For some parents and caregivers, limiting their kids' screen time isn't easy. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Angela Mattke, a Mayo Clinic pediatrician, explains why too much screen time is not healthy. To listen, click the link below. How much screen time is too much
Sep 4, 2020

How to tell if you have a moody or depressed teen: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Depression can affect how your teenager thinks, feels and behaves. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Dr. Paul Croarkin, a Mayo Clinic psychiatrist, says it's important to know if your teen is depressed versus being a normal, moody teen. To listen, click the link below. How to tell if you have a [...]
Sep 3, 2020

Can your child hear the teacher: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
You might have a check of your student’s vision on your back-to-school list, but what about his hearing? In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute,  Dr. Kelly Conroy, a Mayo Clinic audiologist, says children with an undiagnosed hearing issue can face both academic and social struggles. To listen, click the link [...]
Sep 2, 2020

Back to school healthy habits: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
A new school year is upon us. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Robert Jacobson explains why it's a great time to reinforce good hygiene practice that will help children be healthier all year long. To listen, click the link below. Back to school healthy habits
Sep 1, 2020

Schooling your kids on hand washing: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
One of the easiest ways to help children stay healthy in the classroom begins at home. Studies have shown that illnesses and absenteeism in schools go down when kids are taught to wash their hands often. Just 20 seconds of scrubbing with soap and warm water can help kill germs that [...]
Aug 31, 2020

Immunotherapy: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Keith Knutson, an immunologist at Mayo Clinic, discusses the research and clinical trials at Mayo Clinic that are putting immunotherapy into action. To listen, click the link below. Immunotherapy
Aug 28, 2020

Preventing cancer with lifestyle changes: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In the Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we hear Dr. Timothy Moynihan, an oncologist at Mayo Clinic, discuss lifestyle and cancer risk. To listen, click the link below. Preventing cancer with lifestyle changes
Aug 27, 2020

The future of treating sprains and strains: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
While most sprains and strains can be treated at home with a little rest and some ice, sometimes it takes a little more.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Christopher Camp, an orthopedic surgeon at Mayo Clinic, will discuss the current and possible future treatment options for muscle strains and [...]
Aug 26, 2020

Pancreatic cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Mark Truty, a general surgeon at Mayo Clinic, discusses pancreatic cancer and explains the new treatment protocol that is offering hope. To listen, click the link below. Pancreatic cancer
Aug 25, 2020

Healthy eating: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Donald Hensrud, a public health and general preventive medicine specialist, discusses healthy food choices. To listen, click the link below. Healthy eating