Mayo Clinic

Study: Some Cardiac Deaths Links To Prior Heart Attacks

(CNN) - New research suggests that nearly half of people who die of heart attacks had 'silent' heart attacks beforehand. Silent heart attacks occur when you have a heart attack, but don't realize it at the time. A study…

Americans Refusing to take Opioids

In Your Health Minute, Most Americans do not want to take opioids. A new survey from the Mayo Clinic shows 94 percent would choose an alternative to the…

Triple Negative Breast Cancer

In Your Health Minute, Scientists are a step closer to finding out which women are at high risk for a destructive form of breast cancer. Researchers…

Opioid Prescriptions

In Your Health News, Despite the known risks of opioid abuse and addiction prescriptions for these potent painkillers have not decreased in the United States. That's according…

Sexual Identity Questions

In Your Health Minute,   Patients are more comfortable talking about their sexual identity, and want theirĀ  doctors to be comfortable also. Sexual and…

Patients Refusing to Take Prescribed Opiods

In Your Health Minute Researchers at the Mayo Clinic surveyed nearly 2 thousand surgical patients. Nearly a third said they did not take even one of the pain medications…

Effect of Anesthesia on Children

    In Your Health Minute, A Mayo Clinic study finds anesthesia does not affect the intelligence of young children. Researchers tracked nearly one…

Sleepy all the Time, Maybe its Alzheimer's

In Your Health Minute, Daytime drowsiness could be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease. A new study from the Mayo Clinic followed nearly 300 older adults for seven years.…

Doctors Finding More Kidney Stones

  In Your Health Minute, more Americans are suffering from painful kidney stones. That's according to a new study from the Mayo Clinic. It found kidney stones have become…

People who have had Cancer Age Faster

  In Your Health Minute, people with a history of cancer age faster than those who have not had the disease. A new Mayo Clinic study finds…