How Do Clinical Trials Work?

Clinical trials help researchers find out if a new treatment is safe. So what’s involved? Subscribe to WebMD here: Follow WebMD here: Website: Facebook: Pinterest: Twitter: Instagram: Source by [author_name]

Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center, Mayo Clinic Square Profile

Jonathan Finnoff, D.O., Medical Director for Mayo Clinic Square, Sports Medicine Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota discusses the services they provide in their program. Sports performance training, psychology, trainers for individuals and teams. Rehabilitation services with physical therapists who are specialized in sports medicine. Orthopedic surgeons and physiatrists with sports medicine training are also available. The center … Continue reading “Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center, Mayo Clinic Square Profile”

Exercises for Better Sex

From the WebMD Archives: Sure, exercise can tone and make your body more attractive, but did you know it can also improve your sex life? Subscribe to WebMD here: Follow WebMD here: Website: Facebook: Pinterest: Twitter: Instagram: Source by [author_name] Exercise,sex life,sex positions,kegel,pelvic muscles,gym,cardiovascular,workout,kegel exercises

Today is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day | What are the MBC Statistics?

For more than 160,000 women and men living in the U.S. with advanced, stage IV breast cancer, the situation is dire.  They odds are against them, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month often leaves them with Pink Fatigue.  They cannot turn off the barrage even when they turn off their TV sets or avoid pink-decorated malls … Continue reading “Today is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day | What are the MBC Statistics?”

Smart Knee Brace — Mayo Clinic

Forty years ago Army Staff Sgt. Walt Myers was exposed to the herbicide Agent Orange in Vietnam. Now he suffers profound muscle weakness in his legs. He was facing the possibility of spending the rest of his life in a wheelchair. But thanks to a special knee brace developed at Mayo Clinic, Myers is walking … Continue reading “Smart Knee Brace — Mayo Clinic”

Noticing Memory Problems? What to Do Next

  We’ve all forgotten a name, where we put our keys, or if we locked the front door. It’s normal to forget things once in a while. But serious memory problems make it hard to do everyday things. Forgetting how to make change, use the telephone, or find your way home may be signs of … Continue reading “Noticing Memory Problems? What to Do Next”

Warning Signs of Cardiac Arrest

Sudden cardiac arrest is frightening. But it’s a little less scary if you know that it’s really not that sudden. A new study found that about half of cardiac arrest patients had telltale warning signs for a month beforehand. But most people ignored them. Here are four signs that could signal sudden cardiac arrest and … Continue reading “Warning Signs of Cardiac Arrest”

New Balloon Therapy Lifts Weight Loss Burden

In the United States, two-thirds of the population is said to be either overweight or obese. Now there’s a new option for those who might need medical help to lose weight but don’t qualify for weight loss surgery. This week Mayo Clinic surgeons were the first in the U.S. to implant a new device recently … Continue reading “New Balloon Therapy Lifts Weight Loss Burden”

Kung Fu Ballet Workout

Combine martial arts and ballet moves for a great full body workout. Here’s how. Source by [author_name] WebMD,health,fitness,exercise,ballet,kung fu,workout,cardio,what is kung fu ballet,martial arts,full body

Cognitive Health and Older Adults

  Cognitive health—the ability to clearly think, learn, and remember—is an important component of brain health. Others include: Motor function—how well you make and control movements Emotional function—how well you interpret and respond to emotions Sensory function—how well you feel and respond to sensations of touch, including pressure, pain, and temperature This guide focuses on … Continue reading “Cognitive Health and Older Adults”