Imperial Valley News
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 19:45
- Written by Christopher Viozzi, D.D.S., M.D.
Rochester, Minnesota - Removal of a tooth is usually a straightforward process that can be done by most general dentists. However, people who have osteoporosis often take medications that can increase the risk of complications after tooth extraction. In that case, having an experienced oral and maxillofacial surgeon surgically take out the tooth may reduce the likelihood of problems after the tooth is removed.
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 19:17
- Written by Bob Nellis
Rochester, Minnesota - A Mayo Clinic researcher and his collaborators have developed an online analytic tool that will speed up and enhance the process of re-engineering cells for biomedical investigation. CellNet is a free-use Internet platform that uses network biology methods to aid stem cell engineering. Details of CellNet and its application to stem cell engineering are described in two back-to-back papers in the journal Cell.
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 17:57
- Written by Mayo Clinic Staff
Imperial, California - Recipe: Cucumber pineapple salad:
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 17:39
- Written by Mayo Clinic
Imperial, California - You've worked hard to improve your diet and exercise habits, and you've been rewarded by seeing the number on the scale continue to drop. But then for no reason you can identify, the scale doesn't budge - even though you're still eating a healthy, low-calorie diet and exercising regularly. You've hit a weight-loss plateau.
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 17:31
- Written by Ronald Petersen, M.D.
Scottsdale, Arizona - An important first step in developing a treatment plan for any disease is having a clear diagnosis. New Alzheimer's tests may help with early detection of some of the pathological components of the disease. However, before these become widely available, more research is needed to determine who might benefit from them and what they reveal about the progression of Alzheimer's and other diseases.
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 17:14
- Written by Brian Kilen
Rochester, Minnesota - Exact Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ: EXAS) today announced that Mayo Clinic will be the first health system to offer Cologuard®, the first and only Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved, noninvasive stool DNA screening test for colorectal cancer. Cologuard will be available to patients through their primary care physicians at Mayo Clinic.
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 10:02
- Written by State Department
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "Countless people around the world are haunted by the disappearance of a loved one. Those who vanished are neither alive nor dead. Their mothers and fathers, husbands and wives, family and friends are left without closure – neither able to mourn their loss nor rejoice in the safe return of their loved ones.
- Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 09:48
- Written by IVN
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued the following statement after passage of AB 1522, the Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014 by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego):
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