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Practice Makes Perfect Inside Mayo Clinic's Simulation Centers

April 11, 2019

Practice Makes Perfect Inside Mayo Clinic’s Simulation Centers

By In the Loop intheloop

From the realistic looking wounds to the high-tech manikins, everything in Mayo’s Simulation Centers is geared toward teaching providers how to help their future patients.

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Tags: Amy Lannen, Anatomage, Dr. Leslie Simon, Dr. Michael Maniaci, J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver Simulation Center, Mayo Clinic in Florida, Mayo Clinic News Network


Patient Becomes Advocate and Teaches Doctors About Heart Attacks

February 12, 2019

Patient Becomes Advocate and Teaches Doctors About Heart Attacks

By In the Loop intheloop

At 38, Katherine Leon wasn’t supposed to have a heart attack, which is why it was first overlooked. Sharing her story with doctors shed light on a type of heart attack that was once virtually unknown.

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Tags: Dr. Sharonne Hayes, Mayo Clinic News Network, Spontaneous coronary artery dissection


Laughing at Work Is Good for You -- and That's No Joke

January 22, 2019

Laughing at Work Is Good for You — and That’s No Joke

By In the Loop intheloop

Researchers have found that taking time to laugh during the workday is not just good for relieving stress and boosting engagement. It’s also good for business.

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Tags: Dr. Amit Sood, Integrative Medicine and Health, Mayo Clinic News Network, Mindfulness


3 Tips for a Safe and Festive Fourth

July 3, 2018

3 Tips for a Safe and Festive Fourth

By In the Loop intheloop

Don’t let your Fourth of July celebration turn into a dangerous situation. These three timely tips will ensure you have a fun, safe and healthy holiday.

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Tags: Dietitian, Dr. David Claypool, Dr. Jose Pulido, emergency medicine, food poisoning, heatstroke, Katherine Zeratsky, Mayo Clinic News Network, Ophthalmology


March 10, 2015

Love Story Makes a Splash: Inside Mayo’s most-watched YouTube video

By In the Loop intheloop

It’s a story about science, technology, medical innovation, patient care and collaboration. But perhaps none of those captured the hearts and eyeballs of people around the globe like the story behind the story. “It’s a love story,” Bob Nellis, Mayo Clinic Research Communications, tells us. “The science and technology are secondary.” While that might hold […]

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Tags: Dr. Raymond Iezzi, Mayo Clinic News Network


July 1, 2014

An (almost) complete guide to grilling and fireworks safety

By In the Loop intheloop

In three days, folks from sea to shining sea will celebrate the birth of our nation with equally glorious displays of fireworks and grilling. And while it may be tempting to go all out with both, doing so can pose some pretty serious risks — to both your personal safety and your digestive system. And […]

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Tags: Diane Dressel, Dietitian, Eau Claire, Jennifer K. Nelson, Katherine Zeratsky, Mayo Clinic Health System, Mayo Clinic News Network


March 11, 2014

Poor excuses for avoiding exercise

By Elizabeth Harty, Sr Communications Specialist meharty

Everyone has hobbies. Some people like to read. Some like to sew. Or watch birds. Or weave baskets under water. Others make fitness and exercise their hobby. An even more popular hobby, however, may be making up excuses for not exercising. Some of us truly excel at this. The good folks at the Mayo Clinic […]

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Tags: Mayo Clinic News Network


February 25, 2014

Mayo producing documentary about Doc ‘Moonlight’ Graham

By Elizabeth Harty, Sr Communications Specialist meharty

As those of us who’ve endured 10 months of winter (or so it seems) start to think about spring, some of us automatically think baseball. Mayo Clinic, too, is thinking about baseball and producing a new documentary about one of baseball (and Hollywood’s) most beloved players-turned-physician: Archibald Wright Graham, perhaps better known as Doc “Moonlight” […]

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Tags: Mayo Clinic News Network


December 17, 2013

The ‘In the Loop’ guide to a stress-free holiday season

By Elizabeth Harty, Sr Communications Specialist meharty

Okay, this really isn’t so much our guide as it is advice from Mayo Clinic physician and stress-reduction guru Amit Sood, M.D., but the basic fact remains: the holidays can bring a lot of pressure to live up to the lyrics to all those Christmas songs swirling around this time of year. This is supposed […]

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Tags: Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic Guide to Stress-free Living, Mayo Clinic News Network


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