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Ovary removal may increase risk of chronic kidney disease ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Premenopausal women who have their ovaries surgically removed face an increased risk of developing chronic kidney disease, according to a Mayo Clinic study
Zombie cells found in brains of mice prior to cognitive loss ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Zombie cells are the ones that can't die but are equally unable to perform the functions of a normal cell. These zombie, or senescent, cells are implicated in a
Infographic: Cancer clinical trials Learn more about the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Other health tip infographics: mayohealthhighlights.startribune.com
Tuesday Tips: 5 reasons carbs don't deserve such a bad rap When it comes to mapping out a menu, carbohydrates seem to get a bad rap. But here's the truth behind carbs, and why they're better for you than you think. Watch: 5 reasons carbs
Mayo Clinic, Pontiac Land collaborating to expand patient care and hospitality in Rochester ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic and Pontiac Land Group today announced plans to expand the Gonda Building on Mayo?s Rochester campus to support the growing need for additional
Is taking a daily aspirin really necessary? If you're over 70 and don't have a heart attack or stroke history, a?study?published in the New England Journal of Medicine says baby aspirin isn't necessary for good health. "This
Infectious Diseases A-Z: Summer and fall enteroviruses affect kids It's common for kids in the U.S. to get infected with enteroviruses in the summer and fall, says Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist at Mayo Clinic
Science Saturday: Shuttling through extracellular space Complex medical issues like transplants, kidney disease, and cancer may be helped by knowing more about how cells communicate. When scientists are lucky, what comes into focus
Mayo Clinic Q and A: What are dietary lectins and should you avoid eating them? DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I keep reading about weight loss and other health benefits from a diet where people eliminate lectins. Is there any truth to the claim that a lectin-free diet can
Women's Wellness: Ovarian cancer is hard to detect Ovarian cancer is estimated to affect more than 22,000 women each year and is the fifth leading cause of cancer deaths among women, according to?American Cancer Society. Unlike
Making Mayo's Recipes: Fried rice with mushrooms This fried rice is as flavorful as your favorite takeout version and it's packed with brown rice and veggies. Each Thursday, one of the more than 100 video recipes from the?Mayo
Mayo Clinic and Medica announce plans to create insurance products ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic and Medica launched an agreement to jointly develop health insurance products and services for consumers across the country. These new product
Mayo Clinic Minute: Stay safe after storm cleanup Following big storms like Hurricane Florence, emergency departments see an uptick in people who have injuries related to cleaning up. Dr. Michael Boniface, a Mayo Clinic emergency
Home Remedies: Cope with stress so it doesn't control you If you find your home and work schedules full and life is causing you stress, be aware that it can take a toll on your health. Too much stress can affect your mood, making you
Mayo Mindfulness: Practicing mindfulness exercises Mindfulness is a type of meditation in which you focus on being intensely aware of what you're sensing and feeling in the moment, without interpretation or judgment. Practicing
Ensure your safety, well-being during Hurricane Florence Hurricane Florence is hours away from hitting the Carolina coast but it's not too late to review some medical safety steps to consider if you are in the path of the storm. Dr
The Facts on Type 2 Diabetes: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we talk to endocrinologist and diabetes researcher Dr. Adrian Vella about what you need to know about Type 2 diabetes. To listen, click the
6 ways individualized medicine is advancing patient care ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Individualized medicine is tapping the human genome in new ways to attack health care disorders, predict risk of disease, make an earlier diagnosis and identify
Infographic: Sports ultrasound Learn more about physical medicine and rehabilitation. Other health tip infographics: mayohealthhighlights.startribune.com
Mayo Clinic Minute: Are women with hot flashes at risk of sleep apnea? Menopausal symptoms can be annoying, but did you ever think they could be life-threatening??A Mayo Clinic study found some common menopausal symptoms may be linked to obstructive