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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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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast summer activities and COVID 19

Date: 2020-06-05 13:45:38 As stay-at-home restrictions ease around the country, you may be wondering what activities are safe and how you and your family can visit places and still protect your health from COVID-19. Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a Mayo Clinic infectious diseases specialist says there are four dimensions to different activities that she would encourage […]

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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: 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: Expedited breast cancer treatment

Date: 2020-05-28 13:57:06 During the COVID-19 pandemic, one thing that hasn’t stopped is the need for cancer treatment. While patients might be hesitant to leave their homes for weeks at a time for treatment, there is a fast-track treatment option at Mayo Clinic for some breast cancer patients. Certain low-risk breast cancer patients can now […]

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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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Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Why it’s critical for children to get their routine health care

Date: 2020-06-05 13:46:17 The COVID-19 pandemic has put a hold on many activities. But one thing that shouldn’t fall by the wayside is your child’s health. On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious disease specialist, discusses the importance of routine checkups, including keeping up with vaccination schedules. This interview was […]

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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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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: 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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