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On Saturday, August 10, a number of Mayo Clinic experts will join us to discuss issues children of all ages may be facing as they head back to school.  From preschool to college-aged kids, we'll talk about better sleep strategies with Suresh Kotagal, M.D., hearing screening and excessive headphone noise with Colin Driscoll, M.D., vaccinations with Robert Jacobson, M.D., sports safety for young athletes with Max Trenerry, Ph.D., and healthy lunch and snack options for students and athletes with Mayo dietitian Kate Zeratsky.

This week’s Myth or Matter of Fact:  Weight lifting is unsafe for children.

Note: You can listen to the program LIVE Saturdays at 9 am CT on I Heart Radio via KROC AM.
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Listen to this week’s Medical News Headlines at News Segment Aug 10, 2013 (right click MP3).

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic.


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