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HPV infection is a viral infection that often is transmitted sexually or through other skin-to-skin contact. While HPV is linked to cervical cancer in women, it can cause cancer in men, too. And the risks for men are different. There are more than 100 varieties of HPV, and most infections don’t lead to cancer. However, men...
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Eric Berg has had seizures due to epilepsy since he was 12 years old. This past year, his seizures increased in frequency, affecting his day-to-day life and his ability to work. With encouragement from his fiancee, Eric sought treatment at Mayo Clinic. At Mayo Clinic, experts are using a new way to treat some seizure...
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As the number of new COVID-19 infections rises dramatically, nationwide hospitalizations are at a record high. Dr. Amy W. Williams, executive dean of practice for Mayo Clinic, gives a situation update on the Midwest surge and describes the concerns health experts have about the potential effects of holiday travel and gatherings on COVID-19 surge. Watch:...
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ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Los investigadores continúan estudiando los efectos de la COVID-19 sobre el corazón, incluida la miocarditis, que es una inflamación concentrada en el músculo cardíaco. Los nuevos estudios de Mayo Clinic plantean que en muchos casos de COVID-19, la miocarditis podría no ser la responsable de los daños cardíacos. Un estudio pequeño pero detallado...
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As men get older, certain screenings are an important part of maintaining overall health.   In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Landon Trost tells us prostate screening is one of the most important, since cancer of the prostate is a leading cause of cancer death in American men. To listen, click the link below....
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The kitchen can be a chaotic place during the holidays. With all of the cooking, baking and food preparation, kitchen knife mishaps can occur. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Mayo Clinic experts weigh in on how to avoid an unnecessary trip to the emergency department for a kitchen knife injury. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute...
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As the number of reported COVID-19 cases continue to rise, Mayo Clinic experts urge the public to follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines this Thanksgiving. “The guidance right now is to keep your party at your family nucleus ― immediate family ― and really try to use other ways to celebrate the holidays through Zoom or...
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Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disorder that causes brain cells to waste away and die. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, which is a term used to describe a group of symptoms that affect memory, thinking and social abilities severely enough to interfere with daily function. Memory loss is the key symptom of Alzheimer’s...
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Please note: Mayo Clinic is sharing pre-published data on masking efficacy to help highlight the importance of masking and social distancing over the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday. ROCHESTER, Minn. — New, unpublished data from researchers at Mayo Clinic found that physical separation reduces the exposure of respiratory droplets and that three feet is helpful but 6...
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Type 2 diabetes is a risk factor for severe COVID-19 disease, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.1 And, it is clear that people with diabetes have a much higher risk of death within the first week of hospitalization for COVID-19 than people without diabetes.2 However, recent data from two different studies...
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