Mayo Clinic Radio: Podcasts

Mar 22, 2019

Is tinnitus causing that ringing in your ear?: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
About 1 in 5 people experience the perception of noise or ringing in the ears. It’s called tinnitus. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we discuss tinnitus with Dr. Gayla Poling director of Diagnostic Audiology at Mayo Clinic. To listen, click the link below. Is tinnitus causing that ringing in your ear?
Mar 21, 2019

Youth E-cigarette use: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Recent reports from the C-D-C and others show that e-cigarette use by high schoolers is skyrocketing.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. J. Taylor Hays, director of the Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center, explains why this is concerning. To listen, click the link below. Youth E-cigarettes use
Mar 20, 2019

Cleft lip and palate: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute,  Dr. John Volz, an orthodontist at Mayo Clinic, explains treatment for cleft lip and cleft palate. To listen, click the link below. Cleft lip and palate
Mar 19, 2019

Mammograms for breast cancer survivors: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Breast cancer survivors are not getting the recommended number of mammograms following surgery, according to a recent study led by Dr. Kathryn Ruddy, a Mayo Clinic oncologist. The mammogram screening study found that one year after surgery, 13 percent of breast cancer survivors had not followed up with any breast imaging. And [...]
Mar 18, 2019

Teens, screen time and depression: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Angela Mattke, a pediatrician at Mayo Clinic, discusses the impact  screen time can have on a teenagers mental health. To listen, click the link below. Teens, screen time and depression  
Mar 17, 2019

Neuromuscular diseases / intestinal obstruction / health consequences of hearing loss: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
There are more than 600 types of neurologic and neuromuscular diseases that can affect your nervous system. The nervous system includes the brain, spinal cord and nerves that control all the workings of the body. When something goes wrong with a part of your nervous system, you can have trouble moving, speaking, [...]
Mar 15, 2019

Fertility preservation in children: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, pediatric gynecologist Dr. Asma Chattha will discuss the fertility preservation program at Mayo Clinic Children’s Center. This program offers options for fertility rescue for children being treated for cancer or other medical conditions that could affect their fertility. To listen, click the link below. [...]
Mar 14, 2019

Coping with childhood cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
There are four words no parent or family ever wants to hear: Your child has cancer. Families facing pediatric cancer experience a wide range of emotions, often feeling scared, overwhelmed, frustrated, helpless or hopeless. And each family member may experience different emotions at different times, making it difficult to navigate and support [...]
Mar 13, 2019

Childhood cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
A cancer diagnosis is upsetting at any age but even more so when the patient is a child.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute we hear from Dr. Carola Arndt on advances in treating childhood cancer. To listen, click the link below. Childhood Cancer
Mar 12, 2019

Video consults during emergency transportation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In a medical emergency, every second counts.  The sooner you can be seen by a doctor, the better.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Christopher Russi, director of Community Emergency Medicine at Mayo Clinic, explains a pilot program that is using telemedicine during emergency transport. To listen, click the link below. [...]
Mar 11, 2019

Kids and infections: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Spring is just around the corner, but for now, it's still cold season.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, an infectious diseases specialist at Mayo Clinic, shares tips on how to help kids deal with some common infections. To listen, click the link below. Kids and infections
Mar 10, 2019

National Kidney Month / fluoride varnish / sunscreen: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
More than 30 million American adults have chronic kidney disease, and millions more are at risk due to diabetes and high blood pressure, according to the National Kidney Foundation. Chronic kidney disease is a gradual loss of kidney function. Your kidneys filter wastes and excess fluids from your blood, which [...]