It was a big surgery and the recovery is tough. No bending, twisting or lifting heavy things My husband keeps on gets after me that I am still twisting, but I'm doing the best I can. I walked 4 blocks yesterday and going for 6 blocks today.
On Tuesday I have a endoscopy and colonoscopy scheduled at Mayo in Rochester. Looking for advice on the golytely prep. Not looking forward to it especially in a hotel room. Have to begin drinking at 6 p.m. Monday. I am having issues so not a routine exam! One that involves
While I plan on a detailed discussion next week with my PCP, I wonder what the long tern prognosis is for "mild - if there is such a thing (I guess it depends to a degree as to who has it) kidney insufficiency. I doubt that it is a "one
I had my kidney Transplant on May 22nd 2020 so am only 7 weeks after the procedure. I had some post transplant surgery bleeding complications so had to be opened two times to wash the blood. My Transplant stay in hospital was for 14 days. I had always being anemic
Last October I was diagnosed with patella femoral disease, otherwise known as runners knee. I had 6 months of PT until everything got shut down. Part of my PT included use of a Nustep machine. I continued with some of the PT that I could do at home. In May
As I am a member of several Mayo Clinic groups, considerable email from Mayo arrives in my Inbox every day. Sometimes I feel I just can't take the time to have a look even though there may be something there of particular importance for myself or that I would want
Good evening all,
I am 59 year old healthy as a horse former collegiate athlete, and I was stricken in March of this year with GBS (Guillan Barre) and Adult ADEM (Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis) , requiring being placed on a vent, getting steroid, IVIG and plasma pharesys treatments.
I have an inherited condition called Olser-Weber Rendu. It’s a bleeding disorder that both my mom and my grandfather died from complications of this disease. I am 62 and I am found to be anemic often. My mom died at 70.
What is the best method for getting established as a patient at Mayo clinic in Minnesota? I live in ND. I have a portal account and I put in an online appointment request for a pain provider, neurology wouldn't see me.
My son is 20 years old and about 3 months ago, he starting having random headaches and twitches all around his body all day long.
He got a CT scan and an MRI of his brain and they both were fine. His headaches have stopped but his twitches continue. His
I was diagnosed with HIGH Factor VIII (8) about 1 year ago after having a LL leg DVT and 3 pulmonary embolisms. I'm female, in my mid 50's. I had my first mid large pulmonary embolism at 42, but never found a reason, thought it was because of birth control
I am a caregiver trying to balance my husband's diet. The diabetes and low sodium are under control but potassium levels keep spiking. I want to provide tasty meals but every renal recipe I have tried takes extensive preparation. They are good but not practical. I am looking for a
I’ve had fatigue, muscle stiffness and weakness, headaches and GI symptoms (among other things) for 5-6 years. Tore my rotator cuff a decade ago by lowering myself onto the floor and tore my plantar fascia a couple years ago by simply walking.
Several months ago they detected an adrenal