2015 WebMD Health Hero Bennet Omalu, MD

Bennet Omalu, MD, accepts the award for 2015 WebMD Health Hero, Scientist at this year’s awards gala November 5, 2015, at the Times Center in New York City.

Omalu’s research uncovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a disorder caused by repeated brain injuries, and he linked it to the physical trauma that certain former NFL players endured. His work has transformed the way we look at — and play — football. Still, he remains humble. “I don’t want to be glorified. I don’t want to be placed on any pedestal. I’m just a simple man who wanted to make other people happy.”

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Dietitian’s Tips on Following a Low Fiber Diet – Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic’s Melissa Stewart, RD (Registered Dietitian) talks about a low fiber diet for lower gastrointestinal disorders.


Transforming Lives with 3D Printing – Future of Health

Cutting edge 3D printing is reshaping care for patients with missing limbs by providing custom prosthesis that help them live a more fulfilling lives. Advancements in 3D printing, regenerative medicine, and bioprinting are poised to save thousands of people in the coming years. See the full report: http://wb.md/1FNPUoW

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Dr. Sletten Discussing Central Sensitization Syndrome (CSS)

Mayo Clinic’s Christopher Sletten, Ph.D., ABPP discussing Central Sensitization Syndrome, which is the prevailing theory of the cause of chronic pain & other chronic symptoms. A patient and/or provider understanding of this process can lead to seeking appropriate treatments including the Pain Rehab Center (PRC) at Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus.

Learn more about the PRC program in Florida: http://mayocl.in/prcfl