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February 27th, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Celiac Disease Foundation’s National Education Conference and Gluten Free Expo

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Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist and celiac disease expert Joseph Murray, M.D., will be serving as the keynote speaker at the Celiac Disease Foundation’s upcoming National Education Conference and Gluten Free Expo being held May 4th and 5th in Pasadena, CA. Dr. Murray will also be moderating a panel discussion featuring leaders of pharmaceutical companies that will […]

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February 15th, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Postpartum Stroke Study at Mayo Clinic

By Gina Chiri-Osmond

“Postpartum stroke” is a stroke that occurs within six weeks of giving birth. Strokes are a focal brain problem causing loss of function, which occurs because of occlusion of the blood vessel causing lack of blood flow. As a consequence, that part of the brain stops functioning. This is a permanent problem that can cause […]

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February 15th, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Discovery's Edge New Issue

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The print winter issue of Mayo Clinic’s research magazine Discovery’s Edge, is now available. If you’d like a free copy, let us know. Also visit us online http://discoverysedge.mayo.edu/. Read More — http://newsblog.mayoclinic.org/2013/02/15/going-to-discoverys-edge/

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February 14th, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Kinecting with Annerieke, Part 6

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Annerieke Heuvelink, Ph.D. is a researcher with the Dutch institution TNO, who is spending a year at Mayo Clinic working in the HAIL Laboratory, a partnership between Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation, Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging and Charter House. Her work focuses on exer-gaming and the elderly, using the XBOX Kinect video […]

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