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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: How to clean during COVID-19

Date: 2020-05-06 18:16:04 Spring has sprung, and, for many, spring cleaning is a ritual. During the COVID-19 pandemic, cleaning and disinfecting homes is more important than ever. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new cleaning guidelines to help effectively fight COVID-19 as businesses, schools and public spaces reopen. On the Mayo Clinic Q&A […]

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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: What we know about virus transmission

Date: 2020-05-26 21:32:46 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the most common mode of transmission for COVID-19 is through close contact from person to person. While it is possible that someone can get COVID-19 by touching a surface or object that has the virus on it and then touching their own mouth, […]

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COVID-19 Precautions for People Living with Heart Disease

Date: 2020-06-04 05:02:56 Individuals living with serious medical conditions such as heart disease are at high risk of becoming seriously ill if they develop COVID-19. Learn more on what precautions to take if you or a loved one has heart disease. Find more information on COVID-19 safety from Mayo Clinic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/coronavirus/symptoms-causes/syc-20479963

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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Understanding COVID-19 testing

Date: 2020-05-19 18:47:17 Mayo Clinic has been a leader in developing and deploying testing for COVID-19, but understanding the different types of tests and what they measure can be confusing. Terms like viral, molecular, serology and antibodies aren’t clear for everyone. What are the different COVID-19 tests, and what do they do? On the Mayo […]

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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: HHS plays key role in supporting Americans amid COVID-19 crisis

Date: 2020-05-27 16:27:42 The COVID-19 pandemic has been a unique situation that has required work across federal and state agencies to support communities and frontline workers during this challenging time. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has played a key role by providing effective health and human services and fostering advances in […]

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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: COVID-19 update

Date: 2020-05-19 19:09:15 On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, covers the latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Poland reviews the latest literature on COVID-19, discusses vaccine trials and explains some unique symptoms of COVID-19. This interview was recorded on […]

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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Understanding COVID-19 testing

Date: 2020-05-19 18:47:17 Mayo Clinic has been a leader in developing and deploying testing for COVID-19, but understanding the different types of tests and what they measure can be confusing. Terms like viral, molecular, serology and antibodies aren’t clear for everyone. What are the different COVID-19 tests, and what do they do? On the Mayo […]

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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: COVID-19 news briefing

Date: 2020-05-11 20:29:09 On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, covers the latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Poland discusses how the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, is changing, and how scientists and researchers are rapidly gaining new knowledge about the virus […]

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Meditation for Self-Acceptance & Positivity

Date: 2020-05-14 16:18:38 Enjoy this 8-minute guided meditation to empower self-acceptance and cultivate positivity from within. Happiness is an inside job! Gloria Reilly, Health Services Coordinator, Lee Health

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Radiation Treatment and Proton Beam for Children with Brain Tumors – Mayo Clinic

Date: 2020-06-03 19:00:05 Dr. Nadia Laack, radiation oncologist with Mayo Clinic Children’s Center, discusses challenges in treating pediatric brain tumors and radiation therapy treatment options including proton beam therapy. Learn more about Mayo Clinic’s Pediatric Brain Tumor Clinic: https://mayocl.in/3eJlETW Treatment of brain tumors in children can be very different from treatment in adults. At Mayo […]

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