Mayo Clinic Radio: Podcasts

Feb 23, 2020

Prostate cancer: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Derek Lomas, a Mayo Clinic urologist, discusses prostate cancer, including a new biopsy method. Also on the program, Dr. Todd Miller, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, explains how exercise affects the heart. And Dr. Beth Robertson, a Mayo Clinic neurologist, speaks on headaches and treatment for migraines. Here's your Mayo Clinic Radio podcast.
Feb 21, 2020

Microbiome research: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
They're in our mouth, on our skin, and in our gut.  There are millions and millions of bacteria that make up the human microbiome, and it's a hot area of research.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Joseph Murray gives us a glimpse into some of that study. To [...]
Feb 20, 2020

Why skinny doesn't always mean heart-healthy: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
True or false: People of average or below-average weight are not at risk for heart disease. In the latest Mayo Clinic National Health Checkup, 4 of 5 adults recognized that is a false statement. “People can be skinny but still fat in the inside,” says Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Francisco Lopez-Jimenez. “Anywhere [...]
Feb 19, 2020

What pregnant women need to know about heart health: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Pregnancy is a great time to talk about heart health. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Sharonne N. Hayes, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, says that women should know that they are at risk for heart disease and that pregnancy is a time of increased risk. To listen, click [...]
Feb 18, 2020

Artificial intelligence in health care: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Artificial intelligence.  We hear the term more and more these days.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Tufia Haddad explains how A-I is being looked at to change medical care. To listen, click the link below. Artificial intelligence in health care
Feb 17, 2020

Awareness under anesthesia: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Imagine, you're on the operating table.  You're supposed to be asleep.  Instead, you can sense, maybe even feel what is happening.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, anesthesiologist Dr. Timothy Curry, explains how awareness under anesthesia can happen. To listen, click the link below. Awareness under anesthesia
Feb 16, 2020

Living with arthritis: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. John M. Davis III, a Mayo Clinic rheumatologist, discusses arthritis, and the latest edition of the book, "Mayo Clinic on Arthritis — How to Manage Pain and Lead an Active Life". Also on the program, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, shares how heart disease can [...]
Feb 16, 2020

Prostate cancer / exercise and the heart / headaches: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed @jstreed
On this Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Derek Lomas, a Mayo Clinic urologist, will discuss prostate cancer, including a new biopsy method. Also on the program, Dr. Todd Miller, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, will explain how exercise affects the heart. And Dr. Beth Robertson, a Mayo Clinic neurologist, will discuss headaches and treatment [...]
Feb 14, 2020

The importance of deciding to be an organ donor while you're still alive: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
With a constant need for organ transplants, it's never been more important for people to sign up to be an organ donor. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Charles Rosen, director of the Transplant Center at Mayo Clinic, tells us that deciding to be an organ donor while [...]
Feb 13, 2020

Advance directive: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
While you never hope to use one, an advance directive allows a designee to make medical decisions on your behalf.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Erin DeMartino explains some of the things you need to know if you're thinking about an advance directive. To listen, click the link [...]
Feb 12, 2020

Women and heart disease: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Heart disease is still the number one killer of women in the United States. Yet, many women fail to recognize the symptoms of a heart attack.  Why? Dr. Rekha Mankad takes a look at that question in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute. To listen, click the link below. Women and heart [...]
Feb 11, 2020

What you need to know about cholesterol: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed @jstreed
Most people know that high cholesterol is bad for their heart, but few people really understand what cholesterol is. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Claire Haga explains why it's so closely related to heart problems. She also discusses the power you have to control it. To listen, [...]