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March 23, 2020 · Leave a Comment

Impromptu Evaluation Uncovers Life-Threatening Heart Disease

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

Greg VanBellinger knew from family history that he was at risk for heart disease, but as a fitness enthusiast who stayed on top of his medical appointments, he believed his heart was in good shape. An offhand decision to participate in a fitness evaluation at Mayo Clinic, however, revealed that Greg’s heart was not as […]

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Tags: Dr. Gurpreet Sandhu, Dr. Robert Frye, Dr. Warren Thompson, Executive Health Program


December 14, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Spinal Cord Stimulator Sparks a Pain-Free Journey to Better Health

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

After years of chronic back pain, Guy Gottschalk was not optimistic that he would ever find relief. But a visit to Mayo Clinic not only significantly reduced his pain, it gave him the motivation to make important lifestyle changes that dramatically improved his health.

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Tags: Dr. William Mauck, Executive Health Program, Pain Medicine


April 18, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Atlanta to Jacksonville: Short travel for answers from Mayo Clinic

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

Diane McIver’s first visit to Mayo Clinic mixed health care with pleasure – she and her now husband tagged their annual physical appointments with a trip to the golf course. At the time, they were just dating and enjoyed “a fabulous mini vacation combining our health care with an activity we both love!” exclaimed McIver.  […]

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Tags: 5268, 5334, Diane McIver, Executive Health Program


January 17, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Thoroughness is credited by Canadian for early Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

John Henderson of British Columbia is a details man: a Chartered Accountant for whom accuracy and thoroughness are paramount. So while health care is excellent in Canada, about 15 years ago Mr. Henderson, now 62, decided his routine check-ups were not as thorough as they should be for a man approaching 50. “Every time I […]

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Tags: 1136, 2391, 5268, 5335, 5336, Canada, early diagnosis, Executive Health Program, John Henderson, Mayo Clinic, Prostate Cancer


December 2, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Routine Executive Health exam leads to cancer diagnosis

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

Marilyn Dobski is happy to be able to spend time with her grandchildren following successful cancer treatment at Mayo Clinic.

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Tags: 2298, 5268, Executive Health Program, Marilyn Dobski, Mayo Clinic, thyroid cancer


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