Items Tagged ‘Dr. Sandra Taler’

June 15, 2018

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for June 15, 2018

By Emily Blahnik Emily Blahnik

      Reuters, Many migraine sufferers skip effective behavioral treatment by Cheryl Platzman Weinstock — “For many years, a lot of patients with migraines were told the disorder was all in their head, or they were depressed or stressed out. It’s important that as headache specialists we emphasize to our patients that we are […]

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Tags: Addyi, alzheimer's disease, Anya Guy, ASU, Baldwin Building, Beth Hietpas, blood pressure, Breast Cancer, calories, Cancer, cataracts, Children's Museum


December 8, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for December 8, 2017

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

      NBC News, Is this the shoe that will help rewrite marathon history? by David Cox — Dr. Michael Joyner, a Mayo Clinic researcher who predicted that a sub-two hour marathon might be physiologically possible back in 1991, notes that Kipchoge had help from a team of 30 pacemakers, who helped break the […]

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Tags: AIDS, alcohol, alzheimer's disease, antibiotics, Apple Watch, Aromatherapy, ASU, blood pressure, Cancer, carotid stenting, CPR, dementia


November 17, 2017

Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guideline

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

ABC News by Marilynn Marchione,  AP Chief Medical Writer Those without a high risk will be advised to improve their lifestyles — lose weight, eat healthy, exercise more, limit alcohol, avoid smoking. “It’s not just throwing meds at something,” said one primary care doctor who praised the new approach, the Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Robert Stroebel. […]

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Tags: ABC News, Dr. Robert Stroebel, Dr. Sandra Taler, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, high blood pressure


August 7, 2012

Transplant Centers Struggle With Donors’ Obesity

By Mystery User

When his mother’s kidneys began to fail three years ago, Ed Guillen knew what he had to do: donate one of his kidneys to her…He was ineligible to be a donor, even before tests to see if he was a genetic match.  At 5-foot-10 and around 280 pounds, Mr. Guillen, a 39-year-old software developer in […]

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Tags: Dr. Sandra Taler, NY Times, Obesity, organ transplant


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