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Sharing Mayo Clinic: A personalized approach to heart health Heather Lister knew she had an abnormal heart valve. What she didn't know was that this defect put her at risk for a much more serious problem. But her Mayo Clinic care team gave
Science Saturday: Using biological particles from milk to target liver cancer Among cancers, liver tumors have been particularly hard for doctors to treat. The cancer cells tend to be hardy from the beginning and even undergo changes that make them more
Consumer Health: What to do after the sunburn Sunburn: First aid? Did you know that you can get sunburned on cloudy days ? not just when it's sunny? And, once sunburn occurs, you can't do much to limit damage to your skin. You
Mayo Clinic Minute: What is kefir? A yogurt-like drink that is believed to have originated in the Caucasus Mountains of eastern Europe has become a popular product in natural health communities around the world
What you should know about Rocky Mountain spotted fever A Wisconsin woman has died of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in what?Wisconsin health officials?have confirmed is the first documented death from the infection in the state. "Rocky
Making Mayo's Recipes: Sesame ginger shrimp Looking for a new marinade? This one is easy to memorize and is good on more than shrimp. It's also tasty on chicken, tofu, tempeh, pork and beef, and makes a great dip for kebabs
Women's Wellness: Making cellulite less noticeable DEAR MAYO CLINIC:?Is dry brushing effective for getting rid of cellulite? What about creams with caffeine? Is there anything else that works? I?m willing to try anything to make
Mayo Clinic Minute: Is intermittent fasting healthful or harmful? Intermittent fasting is cutting yourself off from any food or beverages, other than water, for a certain amount of time. Some fasting is for religious reasons, while others fast
Home Remedies: Trouble with traveler's diarrhea Don't drink the water. That's the advice you may have heard?for avoiding?traveler's diarrhea.?While it's a good start, the devil is in the details. "There are more nuances to it
Mayo Mindfulness: The health benefit of laughter Dr. Amit Sood?says,?"Research shows laughter provides a good physical workout, generates mental relaxation, lowers blood pressure and pain, and even improves immunity. You?re 30
Living With Cancer: Diagnosing and treating rectal cancer Rectal cancer: Diagnosis and treatment? In the past, long-term survival was uncommon for people with rectal cancer ? even after extensive treatment. Thanks to treatment advances
Infographic: Cardiac sarcoidosis Learn more about Cardiac sarcoidosis. Other health tip infographics:
In the Loop: The art of finding beauty in dreadful, wonderful parasites Bobbi Pritt, M.D., spends her work hours identifying and diagnosing infectious diseases. In her free time she celebrates their beauty by creating bug-related artwork and blogging
Mayo Clinic Q and A: Understanding tinnitus DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What causes tinnitus, and is there anything that can be done to get rid of it? ANSWER:?Tinnitus ? the sensation of hearing a sound when no external sound is
Tuesday Tips: 10 ways to keep your brain young What really works to prevent memory loss? Here are some suggestions to boost brain power and keep your mind sharp as you age. Watch:?10 ways to keep your brain young. https://youtu
Texting changes brainwaves: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Texting and driving don't mix. When you take your eyes off the road to read, type or send a message, you're putting your life, and the lives of others, in danger. Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Minute: Understanding childhood eczema Atopic dermatitis, also called eczema, is a common skin affliction that often begins in children as young as 2 months. It's a chronic condition that happens because the immune
Benefits of breastfeeding are well established Breastfeeding is the recommended way to feed a newborn.?"Breastfeeding is strongly supported by medical professional organizations because of its known direct benefits to the
The risks of herbal viagra: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, urologist,??Dr. Landon Trost, shares a warning about the dangers of taking herbal Viagra. To listen, click the link below. The risks of
Infectious Diseases A-Z: What is listeria infection? Listeroris, caused by the germ?Listeria monocytogenes,?is estimated to be the third leading cause of death from foodborne illnesses in the U.S.,?according to the Centers for