March 23, 2016
Your kidneys play a huge part in your health, so you have to treat them well! We celebrated World Kidney Day earlier this month, so it’s a good time to learn more about some of the things you can do to give your kidneys a little extra love.
Tags: Kidney & Bladder
March 18, 2016
Listen up, entrepreneurs. Burnout is real—and it can do some serious damage to your health and happiness. Fortunately, there’s lots of information out there about how to spot it and what you can do to avoid it. The key is recognizing it early and taking action. Don’t let those crazy work hours bring you down!
Tags: Mental Health
March 16, 2016
A healthy diet is an important part of eye health. Fill up on foods like carrots, kale, pumpkin, blueberries, avocado, salmon and beans which include beta-carotene, vitamins C and E, zinc and omega-3 fatty acids. For a complete list of eye-friendly foods, click here.
Tags: eye ear nose & throat
March 11, 2016
It’s #FlashbackFriday! Even if you missed it last week, you can still catch video highlights from Mayo Clinic’s #ScopeScope—our first colonoscopy broadcast on Periscope. Colorectal cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths each year, but it’s also one of the most preventable. Check out our videos to learn about what to expect […]
March 4, 2016
How cool is this?! Michael Bendok and Samuel Steiner, two seventh graders from Phoenix Country Day School, were looking for a way to get involved in their community. Samuel’s brother has a rare disease, so they decided to hold a coin drive to raise money for research—and raised $7,000 in just two months! Dr. Bernard […]
Tags: Kids and Teens
March 2, 2016
You’ve definitely heard of it…but how much do you really know about the Zika virus? Well, it’s spread by Aedes mosquitos, the most common symptoms are fever, rash and joint pain—and now, it’s been linked to Guillian-Barre syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes temporary paralysis. While there’s no known cure for the syndrome, Mayo Clinic […]
Tags: Infectious Diseases
February 24, 2016
Getting your kids to brush their teeth can be a chore. Make it a game by using the song “Old McDonald” as a 2-minute timer. And, don’t forget to start regular dental exams as soon as the first tooth arrives!
Tags: Kids and Teens
February 19, 2016
Ranked #1 in neurology and neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic helped Henry Cluney rock on – even after a brain tumor! Watch his story.
February 17, 2016
Mayo Clinic is closer than you think! In fact, we have 3 U.S. locations. Image: Map of the U.S. with mayo clinic shield marking their locations in Rochester, MN; Phoenix, AZ; Jacksonville, FL.
Tags: Visiting Mayo Clinic
February 10, 2016
Every 34 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a heart attack. Your reaction in those first few moments can make all the difference – and a lot of it comes down to recognizing the symptoms. Experts from Mayo Clinic and other hospitals around the country explain that it’s not just chest pain and shortness of […]
Tags: Heart & Blood Health