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Retrospective study finds that cancer drug also lowers blood glucose

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cells accumulate in many tissues with aging and at sites of pathology in chronic ... appear to delay, prevent or alleviate age-related changes, chronic diseases and ... Clinic's Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging. If it is, the effectiveness of combining ... Institute on Aging; the Noaber Foundation Professorship in Aging at Mayo Clinic; ... Anti-Aging

Preparing your child to be vaccinated for COVID-19

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of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, with age-appropriate doses, as are children 12 ... as well." Vaccines for the 5–11 age group come in a smaller dose, and with ... arm or in the leg, depending on the age of the child," says Dr. Ardon. "The ... "The doses are appropriate for the age of the child, and side effects are similar

Mayo expert: Begin yearly mammogram screening at age 40

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Begin yearly mammogram screening at age 40 ... begin screening with mammography at age 50 and then continue screening every ... biennial screening mammography before the age of 50 years should be an individual ... Sandhya Pruthi doesn’t completely agree with these recommendations. “I’m not ... that women have mammograms beginning age 40 and have that yearly. But along with

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Can medications and supplements interact with one another?

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pressure and cholesterol. Also, as I age, I have chosen to take some supplements ... my medications? ANSWER: With age come more chronic health conditions ... deficiencies in certain vitamins as they age. Thankfully, an array of prescription ... symptoms, slow the advancement of many age-related chronic health conditions and ... patient. The challenge is that with age come more medical conditions. And with

Mayo Clinic Minute: Family risk of Alzheimer’s disease

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getting the disease, often at an early age, say, in their 40s or 50s. “The vast ... Sporadic cases tend to happen after age 65. So even if you don’t have a known

Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Well-being and hope for dementia patients, caregivers

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Approximately 5.8 million people in the U.S. age 65 and older live with Alzheimer's disease ... it comes to memory, what is typical aging? What is the difference between Alzheimer's

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Kids 5-11 and the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

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MAYO CLINIC: I have three girls, ages 6, 8, and 11. They have been attending ... in-person schooling in the future. With this age group now eligible for COVID-19 vaccination ... effects. No serious side effects in this age group were seen during the clinical ... inflammation that have been seen in some other age groups. It is also important to remember

Science Saturday: A regenerative reset for aging

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Saturday: A regenerative reset for aging ... of life is often racked with chronic, age-related diseases that diminish quality ... be lived to the fullest. "Diverse aging populations, vulnerable to chronic ... boost innate healing, and address the aging-associated decline. The outlook for ... Aging