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Is #medicine as safe & effective as surgery or stenting in preventing #stroke? New global study aims to find out.
A #gene linked to #Alzheimer's poses a special threat to women. @NPR
Join us at Noon for free lunch/learn w/ Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Juan Guarderas to learn more on #allergies #sinus issues. @floridablue TownCenter
Pregnancy bleeding can be frightening. Understand some of the possible causes and what it might mean. #pregnancy
Pick up some good habits this year. Start by paying attention to portion sizes. Here are some tips to guide you.
Are you an #OrganDonor? Expert Discusses 5 Myths about Organ Donation.
Barrett's Esophagus increases your risk of #EsophagealCancer:
T8 As a pediatrician, I view development of a new vaccine as almost miraculous. Prevention illnesses with lifelong consequences. #abcDrBchat
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T8 SUMM: More vaccines => more prevention. No evidence that more vaccines increases risk to the child. #abcDrBchat
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T8 Not too many vaccines.Any time you see a child with a runny nose, they are responding to an antigen of some sort. #abcdrbchat
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Which #vaccinations for adults? Some factors are age, health, occupation. #abcdrbchat
T7 MT @jamielaurenzimm: Herd immunity helps prevent outbreaks in population. Vaccinating protects entire community #abcdrbchat
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T6 SUMM: Some children cannot be vaccinated for medical reasons. We vaccinate to protect those who can't protect themselves. #abcDrBchat
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T6 we see outbreaks of measles and other illnesses from unvaccinated children spreading to other unvaccinated children #abcdrbchat
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T3. @USATODAY debunks vaccine myths in clear language, here AND ALSO here #abcdrbchat
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T1Summ: #VaccineHesitancy: people refusing/delaying vaccination due concerns about adverse events or feeling there is no risk #abcDrBchat
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To #juice or not to juice. Not necessarily a #low-cal #diet thing. @CNN
Have questions about #vaccines? Join @MayoClinic's @DrPritishTosh & other experts for @DrRichardBesser's #abcdrbchat TODAY 1p ET.
In this video, Dr. Ruddy, Mayo Clinic oncologist, discusses special considerations for breast cancer in young women.
Hepatitis C infection is usually silent until it damages your liver. The good news is treatment is available.