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Mayo Clinic is an integrated clinical practice, education and research institution specializing in treating patients.
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It’s standard practice for health care providers to screen for depression in all teens starting at age 12. The questions and answers can give a health care provider insight about whether a teen may be at risk for depression. Learn more from Dr. Elizabeth Cozine, a family medicine specialist.

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Did you miss Mayo Clinic Radio this weekend? We've got you covered - check out the 10/6/18 Mayo Clinic Radio podcast: https://mayocl.in/2ymsJ9j.
#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 10/6/18
#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 10/6/18
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the HPV vaccine for people 27 - 45. "This is hugely positive for the health of younger and mid-life adults," says Dr. Gregory Poland, director of the Mayo Clinic Vaccine Research Group. "Currently we have no options for prevention of the many cancers as well as genital warts caused by HPV." https://mayocl.in/2INSnJa

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Can a bowl of oatmeal lower your cholesterol? How about a handful of almonds? A few simple tweaks to your diet — along with exercise and other heart-healthy habits — may help you lower your cholesterol and protect your heart.

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Drinking more water will help women avoid urinary tract infections (UTIs), according to generations of women and now a study in JAMA. “It's estimated 50 percent of UTIs can be treated by drinking a significant amount of fluid alone," says Felecia Fick, a Mayo Clinic urogynecology physician assistant who was not involved in the study. "The extra you're drinking is flushing out the bacteria that are present in the urinary tract." https://mayocl.in/2pC2W9a

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Mayo Clinic pharmacy resident Diana Schreier, Pharm.D., R.Ph., led a research study to determine the safety of one particular combination of antibiotics for short-term use in the ICU. Published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, the team’s research shows that short-term use of the combination of piperacillin/tazobactam and vancomycin (PTZ/VAN) is no more toxic to the kidneys than other combinations. https://mayocl.in/2OZEjOJ

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This weekend on Mayo Clinic Radio, we'll hear about advancements being made in spinal cord injury research: https://mayocl.in/2IFsdYK.

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While some people welcome their wrinkles, as a sign of character, if your wrinkles bother you there are things you can do to minimize developing wrinkles. https://mayocl.in/2Qw8CNH

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An Arizona meat producer is recalling over 6 million pounds of raw, non-intact beef products due to an outbreak of salmonella, according to a statement from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service. Salmonella infection is one of the most common forms of foodborne illness in the U.S. Learn more: https://mayocl.in/2IFer8D
Salmonella suspected in recalled beef
Salmonella suspected in recalled beef
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It's time to pull up your sleeve and get your flu shot. "The best thing you can do to prevent flu infection is to get vaccinated," says Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist. https://mayocl.in/2OpL5k3
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