Mayo Clinic Radio: Podcasts

Nov 21, 2019

The trouble with fruit juice: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
That fruit juice in your refrigerator might not be as healthy as you think. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Donald Hensrud tells su that even when the label says 100% juice, there's reason to limit how much juice gets into your glass. To listen, click the link [...]
Nov 20, 2019

Hypnosis: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Mention hypnosis and a lot of people will immediately think of making someone cluck like a chicken.  But hypnosis or hypnotherapy is real.  in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Debbie Fuehrer, a counselor with Mayo Clinic's Integrative Medicine and Health Program, will explain how hypnosis is used in the clinical setting. To [...]
Nov 19, 2019

Newborn hearing screening: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
For 20 years, Mayo Clinic has been screening the hearing of newborn babies to help identify those with hearing loss. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Joscelyn Martin, a Mayo Clinic audiologist tells us how it happens. To listen, click the link below. Newborn hearing screening
Nov 18, 2019

Cancer myths: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
When it comes to cancer, it can be tough to keep track of what's fact and what's fiction.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, oncologist, Dr. Timothy Moynihan dispels some common cancer myths. To listen, click the link below. Cancer myths
Nov 17, 2019

Keeping older adults safe on the road and in their homes: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
As the baby boomer generation ages, there are more senior drivers on the road than ever before. And it’s a difficult conversation to have when it’s no longer safe for them to drive. “Driving retirement” is a normal part of aging, but how do you know when it’s time to take away [...]
Nov 15, 2019

Researching vaping juice: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Electronic cigarettes have been thought to be a less dangerous alternative to traditional cigarettes. But reports of lung injury-related deaths from vaping confirm that e-cigarettes are not risk-free. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we hear from Dr. Jon Ebbert, director of Mayo Clinic's Inhaled Particle Aerosol Lab, about [...]
Nov 14, 2019

Is your thumb pain de Quervain's tenosynovitis: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
De Quervain's tenosynovitis (pronounced da-KWUHR-vanes teena-sine-ah-VITE-us) is a complicated name for a condition that's been referred to as "mother's thumb," "mommy wrist" and "gamer's thumb" — all associated with repetitive use of the hands and wrist. It is a condition that causes extreme pain in the wrist and thumb area. In this [...]
Nov 13, 2019

Brain aging: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
On this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute,  Dr. David Knopman will share information on how the brain ages and what can be done to protect brain health. To listen, click the link below. Brain aging
Nov 12, 2019

Preventing constipation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Constipation. Just about everyone deals with it at one time or another. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Jean Fox, a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic, shares tips to help prevent constipation. To listen, click the link below. Preventing constipation
Nov 11, 2019

What is MS: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Dean Wingerchuk provides an overview of multiple sclerosis.  To listen, click the link below. What is MS
Nov 10, 2019

How artificial intelligence and machine learning is changing medicine: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Artificial intelligence is being used at Mayo Clinic to detect heart disease, treat stroke patients faster and create algorithms for diagnostic radiology. On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Bradley Erickson, a Mayo Clinic diagnostic radiologist, discusses AI in medicine and society. Also on the podcast, Dr. Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, chair of Neurosurgery at Mayo Clinic in [...]
Nov 8, 2019

Discover farro: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Farro is an ancient grain that resembles brown rice. Popular in Italy, this healthy dish is gaining favor in the U.S. for its versatility and health benefits. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Anya Guy, a Mayo Clinic dietitian explains that the dense ancient grain is rich in nutrition, [...]