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'This is How You Do It' -- Internet Entrepreneur Jason Hirschhorn Writes About His Mayo Experience

March 26, 2019

‘This is How You Do It’ — Internet Entrepreneur Jason Hirschhorn Writes About His Mayo Experience

By In the Loop intheloop

Jason Hirschhorn was “intrigued” by what he had heard about Mayo Clinic from a friend, who happens to be a member of the Board of Trustees. So he decided to check it out for himself.

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Tags: cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Mayo Clinic Model of Care, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolarngology, Psychiatry


After Surgery at Mayo Gives Sisters Back Their Vision, They Want to Return the Favor

January 29, 2019

After Surgery at Mayo Gives Sisters Back Their Vision, They Want to Return the Favor

By In the Loop intheloop

Two sisters treated for the eye disease Fuchs’ dystrophy are participating in cutting-edge research to help Mayo physicians learn more about why the condition runs in families.

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Tags: Dr. Keith Baratz, Dr. Sanjay Patel, Fuchs' dystrophy, Ophthalmology


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


'Is There a Doctor Onboard?' — Mayo Physician-In-Training Responds to Frightening In-Flight Medical Emergency

April 17, 2018

‘Is There a Doctor Onboard?’ — Mayo Physician-In-Training Responds to Frightening In-Flight Medical Emergency

By In the Loop intheloop

Early last month, Aditya Shah, M.D., a fellow in infectious diseases, was on a return flight to Minneapolis when his medical training at Mayo Clinic was called into action.

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Tags: Dr. Aditya Shah, Dr. Sanjay Patel, Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Ophthalmology


The Creative Life of Jim Hansel, Acclaimed Painter Who Is Legally Blind

September 12, 2017

The Creative Life of Jim Hansel, Acclaimed Painter Who Is Legally Blind

By In the Loop intheloop

Jim Hansel is famous for his beautiful paintings of nature, landscape and wildlife. He also happens to be legally blind. A new documentary chronicles how he continues to put paint to canvas.

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Tags: Dr. Raymond Iezzi, Ophthalmology


Last-Minute Tips for Safely Watching Monday's Solar Eclipse

August 17, 2017

Last-Minute Tips for Safely Watching Monday’s Solar Eclipse

By In the Loop intheloop

On Monday, Aug. 21, many people will have their eyes to the skies, waiting for a glimpse of the Great American Eclipse. But before you look up, make sure your eyes are properly protected.

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Tags: Dr. Anna Kitzmann, Dr. William Brown, Ophthalmology


March 23, 2017

Grateful Patient Thanks Mayo Clinic — on LinkedIn — for Saving His Vision

By In the Loop intheloop

The networking site LinkedIn is a go-to place for members of the business community to connect. Postings and conversations are typically all business. But last month, one member — “Big” Hogan E. Copeland II from Jacksonville, Florida — took a bit of a detour to tell his 2,786 followers a very personal story.

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Tags: Dr. James Bolling, Dr. Michael Stewart, Dr. Syril Dorairaj, Ophthalmology


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