Monthly Archives: October 2010

POTS Syndrome

Phil Fischer, M.D., discusses the latest research on Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS).

Serrated Polyps

A polyp is a polyp is a polyp, right?  Well in this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. David Ahlquist says that’s not quite right. To listen, click the link below. Serrated Polyps

Exercise Your Brain To Prevent Memory Loss

A Mayo Clinic study found that engaging in cognitive activities like reading books, playing games or crafting in middle age or later life are associated with a decreased risk of mild cognitive impairment. Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is a transitional state between normal aging and the earliest features of Alzheimer’s disease. It is a disorder of the […]

What is Lumbar Disk Disease

There are lots of ways to injure you back, and they can all be very painful.  In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. William Krauss outlines lumbar disk disease. To listen, click the link below. What is Lumbar Disk Disease

Colon Cancer Treatment Study

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Dan Sargent compares current and past results in treating colon cancer. To listen, click the link below. Colon Cancer Treatment Study