What is effective addiction treatment?

What is effective addiction treatment?

When someone has a heart attack, recovery is relatively clear. They head to the emergency room for immediate care, develop a comprehensive treatment p...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Study: J&J vaccine may need second shot

Study: J&J vaccine may need second shot

A new laboratory study suggests recipients of Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine may need a second dose. Experts say: We’re not s...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Respiratory illnesses on the rise

Respiratory illnesses on the rise

A respiratory infection prevalent mostly in the winter has been increasing in parts of the U.S.“Particularly in the South part of the U.S., we h...

July 28th, 2021 |  



Exercise after COVID-19

Exercise after COVID-19

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am in my early 40s. During the COVID-19 pandemic, I didn’t get as much exercise and I gained some weight. I now feel like I ...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Men, the doctor will see you now

Men, the doctor will see you now

Many of us are pondering the questions du jour: Should I return to the office? If so, when? Full time or hybrid?But a return to work isn’t the o...

July 21st, 2021 |  


How can parents encourage kids to be more active?

How can parents encourage kids to be more active?

Q: I want to encourage my children to be more active now that it’s warm out. What are some ways to do that? A: Physical activity is very importa...

July 17th, 2021 |  


Surgeon general warns of threat to public health

Surgeon general warns of threat to public health

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy on Thursday called for a national effort to fight misinformation about COVID-19 and vaccines, urging tech companies,...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Intermittent fasting: Fad or fact?

Intermittent fasting: Fad or fact?

Food fads come on and go. Remember the cabbage soup diet? The macrobiotic diet? Or my favorite: drinking man’s diet?Many fad diets have been deb...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Organ transplant patients remain vulnerable

Organ transplant patients remain vulnerable

CHICAGO –Even though she is fully vaccinated, Barbara Creed can’t yet visit her grandchildren in Texas.Creed is among thousands for whom t...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Kidney stones and calcium

Kidney stones and calcium

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have trouble with kidney stones and recently found out they are calcium oxalate stones. While I have stopped consuming all dairy p...

July 14th, 2021 |