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Expert Alert: Mayo Clinic expert addresses vaping concerns

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With possible vaping-related deaths dominating news headlines, there is an increased concern on its effects and associated lung illnesses. Health officials are worried that there is a possible connection between vaping and a number of multi-state deaths that have occurred in the United States. While it’s not necessarily clear what is causing the lung damage, the Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention has issued a warning to discontinue vaping pending further investigation into the surge of lung-related deaths.

Channels: Respiratory Diseases and Disorders, Smoking,

Released:
11-Sep-2019 10:05 AM EDT
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Mayo Clinic selects Google as strategic partner for health care innovation, cloud computing

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Mayo Clinic and Google announced a 10-year strategic partnership on Tuesday, Sept. 10. This partnership will redefine how health care is delivered and accelerate the pace of health care innovation through digital technologies.

Channels: Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare,

Released:
10-Sep-2019 10:05 AM EDT
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CBD Products, Hemp Oil May Be Helpful but More Research Is Needed, Mayo Clinic Review Says

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Cannabidiol (CBD) oils and products have become increasingly popular with consumers as ways to find relief from aches and pains, anxiety, sleep disturbances and other chronic issues. But are these products safe, and are they helpful?

Channels: Marijuana, Pain, Sleep, All Journal News,

Released:
20-Aug-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital nationwide by U.S. News & World Report

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Mayo Clinic in Rochester again has been ranked the nation's best hospital in U.S. News & World Report's 2019–2020 "Best Hospitals" rankings.

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Released:
30-Jul-2019 12:05 AM EDT
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Mayo Clinic No. 1 in Phoenix and Arizona on U.S. News & World Report's 'Best Hospitals' rankings

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Mayo Clinic Hospital in Arizona is again ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area, and No. 18 nationally, by U.S. News & World Report. This marks the third time that Mayo Clinic has been recognized with two hospitals on U.S. News & World Report's"Best Hospitals Honor Roll," which includes the top 20 hospitals in the nation. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, is ranked No. 1 nationally. The results were published July 30 on the U.S. News & World Report website.

Channels: Healthcare,

Released:
30-Jul-2019 12:05 AM EDT
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Historically 'safer' tramadol more likely than other opioids to result in prolonged use

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Surgical patients receiving the opioid tramadol have a somewhat higher risk of prolonged use than those receiving other common opioids, new Mayo Clinic research finds. However, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) classifies tramadol as a Schedule IV controlled substance, meaning it's considered to have a lower risk of addiction and abuse than Schedule II opioids, such as oxycodone and hydrocodone.

Channels: Addiction, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Pharmaceuticals, Substance Abuse, All Journal News,

Released:
9-May-2019 2:00 PM EDT
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Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees elects Richard Gray, M.D., CEO of Mayo Clinic in Arizona

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The Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees has elected Richard Gray, M.D., as CEO of Mayo Clinic in Arizona.

Channels: Cancer, Dermatology,

Released:
30-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Communication with Care Team Helps Patients with Epilepsy Reach Goals

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ROCHESTER, Minn. — You’ve likely heard it before: Communication with your health care team helps you better manage your illness. David Burkholder, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist, says that’s especially true for patients and their families dealing with a complex disorder like epilepsy.

Channels: Epilepsy, Neuro,

Released:
19-Nov-2018 12:05 PM EST
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U.S. News & World Report ‘Best Hospitals Honor Roll’: Mayo Clinic No. 1 in Phoenix and Arizona

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PHOENIX ─ Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona is again ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area, and No. 11 nationally by U.S. News & World Report. This marks the second time Mayo Clinic has been recognized with two hospitals on U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals Honor Roll," which includes the top 20 hospitals in the nation. Mayo Clinic’s campus in Rochester, Minnesota, ranked No. 1 nationally. The results were announced today on the U.S. News & World Report web site.

Channels: Aging, Cardiovascular Health, Diabetes, Immunology, Kidney Disease, Neuro,

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14-Aug-2018 12:05 AM EDT
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