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A new approach to reducing obesity not only helped Mark Harlan drop the excess weight he’d been carrying for years, it improved his overall health and wellness. [ Link ]

New Weight-Loss Device Helps Mark Harlan Improve His Health
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Careful management of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes can reduce your risk of serious — even life-threatening — complications. Learn more ways to manage diabetes at home. [ Link ]

Diabetes Lifestyle and home remedies
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After several difficult years of treatment for multiple myeloma, a new approach – immunotherapy – has pilot Harold Rogers feeling better and looking to return to the skies. [ Link ]

Innovative Multiple Myeloma Care Renews a Pilot's Energy and Outlook
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Initially, the flu may seem like a common cold with a runny nose, sneezing and sore throat. The flu tends to come on more suddenly, though, and you usually feel worse with the flu than a cold. Here are some self-care and prevention tips that may work for you.

Home Remedies: Fighting the flu
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Is your memory loss a natural part of aging or something more serious? Learn the difference between normal changes in memory and the type of memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders. [ Link ]

Memory loss: When to seek help
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Did you know the three shields of Mayo Clinic’s logo represent research, education and patient care – core priorities since our founding in 1889. [ Link ]

Mayo Clinic Value Statements
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Caregivers need support, too. That's why Mayo Clinic Connect started a group dedicated to Caregivers. Ask your questions, share your story, or just say hello. [ Link ].

Caregivers | Mayo Clinic Connect
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Cold, flu or allergies? A runny nose, cough, sneezing and fever, indicate a viral upper respiratory infection. Itchy eyes, sneezing and reactions when you go outside could be allergies. [ Link ]

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Cold, flu or allergies?
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Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) can trigger a dangerous domino effect in the heart.

Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)
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A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced. The good news is strokes can be treated and prevented. Watch for these signs and symptoms: [ Link ]

Symptoms and causes
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When Kirk Gunderson was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, he knew his life would change. What he didn't expect was that a lesson from his 3-year-old would change him for the better. [ Link ]

Cancer Survivor's Advice: 'Take Time For Legos'
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Snacking is not a bad thing when you make nutritious choices. Here are some tips to make healthy snacks enjoyable.

Easy ways to get out of your snack rut
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02/25/2017 at 21:38. Facebook
Mix up your game day snacks a bit to incorporate healthy, yet delicious recipes. [ Link ]

Tomato basil bruschetta
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02/25/2017 at 20:20. Facebook
Positive thinking helps with stress management and can even improve your health. Practice overcoming negative self-talk.

Positive thinking: Reduce stress by eliminating negative self-talk
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02/25/2017 at 18:30. Facebook
Water can be fun for children to play with — but it can also be deadly. To keep your children safe in and near the water, follow these guidelines.

Water safety: Protect your child from drowning
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02/25/2017 at 17:02. Facebook
Massage can be a powerful tool to help you take charge of your health and well-being. See if it's right for you.

Massage: Get in touch with its many benefits
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02/25/2017 at 15:55. Facebook
A leaky mitral valve in his heart was making life difficult for Bob Hamme. Minimally invasive surgery to place a mitral clip solved the problem and allowed Bob to get back to the activities he enjoys. [ Link ]

Mitral Clip Gets a Fisherman Back on the Water
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02/25/2017 at 14:07. Facebook
In 2016, Lee Aase got a colonoscopy after his high school classmate was diagnosed with colon cancer. The #ScopeScope was broadcast live on Periscope, and even shown for a few seconds in Times Square. In celebration of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March, share your screening story on social media to encourage others to #GetScreened. Be sure to use #ScreeningStory!
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#ScopeScope Live Colonoscopy from Mayo Clinic

135,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are expected to be diagnosed in the U.S. this year, making it the 3rd most common cancer for men and women.

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"I don't have enough time to exercise" is a common hinderance to fitness and maintaining an exercise schedule. Learn how to use a little creativity to get the most out of your time.

Barriers to fitness: Overcoming common challenges
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02/25/2017 at 11:50. Facebook
"I have not yet come to terms with having Parkinson's disease." "This group is awesome. You're very kind and caring." Things community members share on Mayo Clinic Connect. Join the discussion: [ Link ].

Living with Parkinson's Disease - Meet others & come say hi