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Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon Tom Shives, M.D. and cohost Tracy McCray educate and enlighten audiences every week on the latest news as well as information about exercise, nutrition, prevention and your health. Tune in weekly as hosts and experts from Mayo Clinic and the Mayo Clinic Health System bring you health updates in an easy-to-understand, friendly approach.

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Apr 6, 2019

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist @Margaret_Marie
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common intestinal problem that affects more than 30 million Americans. Signs and symptoms can include cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, gas and a change in bowel habits. While IBS is a chronic condition, many people can control their symptoms by managing diet, lifestyle and stress. [...]
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Apr 4, 2019

Mental Health Benefits of Tidying Up

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist @Margaret_Marie
It is a craze that’s sweeping the country. People are taking their belongings one by one and deciding does it spark joy? But beyond the physical act of cleaning clutter, are there any mental health benefits to tidying up as well? On this episode of the Mayo [...]
Mental Health Benefits of Tidying Up
Apr 2, 2019

Helping Cancer Patients Quit Tobacco

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist @Margaret_Marie
The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center recently received a grant from the National Cancer Institute to help cancer patients who use tobacco get treatment to help them kick the habit. The two-year, $500,000 grant is part of the National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Moonshot Initiative, and it’ll fund programs at Mayo [...]
Helping Cancer Patients Quit Tobacco
Mar 30, 2019

Spinal Stenosis

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist @Margaret_Marie
If you’ve ever groaned, “Oh, my aching back,” you’re not alone. As people age, it’s estimated that 8 of 10 adults experience back pain from life's normal wear and tear on the spine. One common cause of back pain is the narrowing of the spinal canal, called "spinal stenosis." [...]
Spinal Stenosis
Mar 27, 2019

Genetics and Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorder

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist @Margaret_Marie
Mayo Clinic researchers are launching a study to find the best individualized treatments for alcohol use disorder, also known as alcoholism. Drawing from the disciplines of psychiatry, genetics, pharmacogenomics, artificial intelligence, and metabolomics to conduct this study, researchers will look at how an individual’s genetic makeup affects their response to [...]
Genetics and Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorder

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