Mayo Clinic News Releases

Nov 14, 2018

Mayo Foundation Journalist Residency: Application Deadline December 11

By Sharon Theimer @stheimer
In this five-day fellowship program sponsored by the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, journalists will receive a behind-the-scenes, in-depth look at what’s new and what’s next in several medical specialties. Topics will include aging, cancer, brain injuries and diseases, transplant medicine, vaccines and developing technologies such as regenerative [...]
Mayo Foundation Journalist Residency: Application Deadline December 11
Apr 18, 2018

Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that anesthesia in young children lowers intelligence

By Sharon Theimer @stheimer
But multiple doses before age 3 may mean problems with behavior, fine motor skills later in life ROCHESTER, Minn. – A Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that children given anesthesia before their third birthdays have lower IQs than those who did not have it. A more complex picture emerges among [...]
Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that anesthesia in young children lowers intelligence
Feb 28, 2018

Mayo Clinic social media campaign highlights colorectal cancer awareness, prevention

By Joe Dangor @joedangor
ROCHESTER, Minn. — To kick off March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Mayo Clinic today announced the launch of a social media campaign to raise awareness about colorectal cancer, and the importance of screening and early detection to save lives. Through the Colorectal Cancer Expert Q&A campaign, [...]
Mayo Clinic social media campaign highlights colorectal cancer awareness, prevention