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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. On the Mayo Clinic Radio program this week, Dr. John Kisiel, a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, discusses screening and treatment options for colorectal cancer. Also on the program, Dr. Pritish Tosh, a Mayo Clinic infectious diseases expert, gives an update on the measles outbreak and flu season. And two Mayo Clinic staff [...]
On this episode of the Mayo Clinic Radio program, Dr. Peter Pollak, director of Structural Heart Disease at Mayo Clinic's Florida campus, discusses mitral valve disease and another structural heart disease problem, patent foramen ovale — a hole in the heart that didn't close the way it should after birth. Also on the program, Dr. [...]
On this Mayo Clinic Radio episode, Katherine Zeratsky, a Mayo Clinic registered dietician nutritionist, discusses the keto diet and compare it with other popular diet plans, including the Mediterranean diet; Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, also known as the "DASH diet"; and the Mayo Clinic diet. Also on the program, Dr. Tobias Kohler, a Mayo Clinic [...]
On this episode of the Mayo Clinic Radio program, Dr. Carrie Schinstock, a Mayo Clinic nephrologist, and Kay Kosberg, a Mayo Clinic nurse who coordinates the paired kidney donation program across Mayo Clinic's Arizona, Florida and Rochester campuses, discuss the paired kidney donation program at Mayo Clinic. Also on the program, Dr. [...]
On this Mayo Clinic Radio program episode, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses heart disease and the cholesterol-lowering medications known as statins. Also on the program, Dr. Margaret Long, a Mayo Clinic gynecologist, explains birth control options, including a mobile medical app that's been approved by the [...]