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Mayo Clinic researchers discover link between aging, devastating lung disease ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A Mayo Clinic study has shown evidence linking the biology of aging with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a disease that impairs lung function and causes shortness
Mayo Clinic National Health Checkup shows African-Americans significantly more concerned about heart health ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A new survey by Mayo Clinic revealed that more than two-thirds of African-Americans are concerned about their heart health (71 percent), which is significantly
Infectious Diseases A-Z: Measles in the U.S. Since the first of the year, nearly?two dozen people from six states?California, Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania ? were reported to have been infected with
#MayoClinicRadio Podcast: 2/18/17 Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 2/18/17 On Mayo Clinic Radio, transplant surgeon Dr. Charles Rosen discusses liver transplant and the importance of organ donation.?Also on the program
Mayo Clinic Minute: Calcium and women's hearts Calcium is important for bone health. The mineral is also a component of the plaque that develops in your heart arteries if you have atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries
Putting pen to paper to lose pounds: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute If you're trying to lose weight, a food diary can be an?valuable?tool. Logging what and how much you eat can reveal?forgotten calories and hidden patterns that may be thwarting
Housecall: Influenza is here THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Influenza: Who is at risk? If you haven't gotten your flu shot yet, now's the time. Influenza has been spreading in the U.S., and deaths from the infection
Sharing Mayo Clinic: 14-Year-Old Writes the Book on Beating the Odds Nathaniel Kirera wasn?t expected to survive birth. When he did, then he wasn?t expected to live to see his first birthday, much less his 14th. He also wasn?t supposed to be able
Blast off: Stem cells from Mayo Clinic physician?s lab launch into space JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? Consider it one physician?s giant leap for mankind. Today, the latest rocket launch from NASA?s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, included a
Transforming a life: Mayo Clinic announces its first face transplant "There are no words to express just how grateful I am for this gift,? says Andy Sandness. The 32-year old?Wyoming man?received?the first-ever face transplant preformed at Mayo
The countdown is on: Stem cells heading to space Stem cell research is about to get a boost that?s out of this world. If all goes as planned,?the SpaceX CRS-10 mission will blast?off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center?in Titusville
Mayo Clinic Q and A: Autonomic neuropathy after chemotherapy ? is it permanent? DEAR MAYO CLINIC: After six months of chemotherapy, I developed autonomic neuropathy. I have been done with chemotherapy for a few months, but the neuropathy has not gone away. Is
Mayo Clinic announces successful face transplant on Wyoming man ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A multidisciplinary team of surgeons, physicians and other health professionals recently completed a near-total face transplant on a Wyoming man on Mayo Clinic?s
Breast cancer strikes men, too: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Though it?s thought of as a disease that strikes women, men also battle breast cancer. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Kathryn Ruddy explains who?s most at risk and
Mayo Clinic Minute: What is the 3-minute moisturizing window? Moisturizers are especially helpful in preventing and treating dry skin that can come with winter weather. Did you know?there is?a moment in your day that's said to be better than
Living With Cancer: Dating after your diagnosis Tips for cancer survivors on dating and new relationships A new relationship can be challenging for anyone. A cancer diagnosis adds physical and emotional changes to the situation
Mayo Clinic board recognizes retiring members, elects new members PHOENIX ? The Mayo Clinic board of trustees recognized three retiring members as emeritus trustees, elected and announced new members and re-elected members at its board meeting
Something to Think About: True seeing Dr. Amit Sood says, "See others as they wish to be seen." Dear friend, I hardly see others these days, let alone see their true self. This is partly because of my weak attention
Making Mayo's Recipes: Cranberry pecan rice pilaf It only takes a few minutes to turn a side dish of plain rice into cranberry pecan rice pilaf. Reinvent brown rice with the simple addition of cranberries, pecans, fresh thyme and
Alzheimer's disease drug fails in trial Merck is halting a trial of verubecestat, an?Alzheimer's disease?medication. The pharmaceuticals company concluded the drug has ?virtually no chance of finding a positive clinical