Daily Archives: January 10, 2011

What is Fuch’s Dystrophy

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, we learn about an eye condition called Fuch’s Dystrophy from Mayo Clinic Ophthalmologist, Dr. Amir Khan. To listen, click the link below. What is Fuch’s

Concussion Recovery

This season the news has been filled with stories about the dangers of concussions in sports like high school football. Doctors at Mayo Clinic say that pulling kids off the field until they have completely recovered is key to keeping them healthy. But some players who’ve suffered concussions choose not to get back in the […]

Barrett’s Study Results

Millions of people know what it’s like to have to run for the antacids after a big pasta dinner. Most of the time heartburn is harmless, but people who suffer from chronic heartburn are at increased risk of a condition called Barrett’s esophagus. And if you have it, your chances of getting esophageal cancer go […]