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Stress, Depression and the Holidays: Tips for Coping

15/12/2018 06:00am | 210 views

Stress and depression can ruin your holidays and hurt your health. Being realistic, planning ahead and seeking support can help ward off stress and depression.

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Cryopreservation Giving Kids With Cancer a Brighter Future

15/10/2018 06:00am | 513 views

 

In recent years, significant strides in pediatric cancer research have drastically decreased the odds of children dying after they are diagnosed. As the chances of children dying from cancer are decreasing, health care providers are taking steps to protect children from future side effects of cancer treatment. One of the newest ways is a procedure called cryopreservation.

 

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Adult ADHD

03/05/2018 06:00am | 1535 views

Adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental health disorder that includes a combination of persistent problems, such as difficulty paying attention, hyperactivity and impulsive behavior. Adult ADHD can lead to unstable relationships, poor work or school performance, low self-esteem, and other problems.

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Autism Spectrum Disorder

28/03/2018 06:00am | 1315 views

Autism spectrum disorder is a condition related to brain development that impacts how a person perceives and socializes with others, causing problems in social interaction and communication. The disorder also includes limited and repetitive patterns of behavior. The term "spectrum" in autism spectrum disorder refers to the wide range of symptoms and severity.

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Seasonal Allergies: Nip Them in the Bud

21/03/2018 06:00am | 1696 views

Spring means flower buds and blooming trees — and if you're one of the millions of people who have seasonal allergies, it also means sneezing, congestion, a runny nose and other bothersome symptoms. Seasonal allergies — also called hay fever and allergic rhinitis — can make you miserable. But before you settle for plastic flowers and artificial turf, try these simple strategies to keep seasonal allergies under control.

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Mayo Clinic

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

 

For 150 years Mayo Clinic has been a leader in the provision of high quality and affordable health care while also being recognized in the health care industry for numerous advances in Patient Care, highly meritorious research, and outstanding Educational programs.

Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. More than 55,000 doctors, scientists, students and allied health staff work at Mayo Clinic’s three campuses in Rochester, Minnesota; Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida. Collectively, Mayo Clinic cares for more than a million people each year, including thousands of international patients. Mayo Clinic has positioned itself as a premier destination medical center around the world.

Mayo Clinic’s mission is to inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education and research. Mayo Clinic’s primary value is “The needs of the patients come first” which is an expression of the vision and intent of its founders.