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June 10, 2021

Receiving care for COVID-19 while pregnant

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

Last September, Kim and Lloyd Harter of Fairchild, Wisconsin, along with their daughter Eleanor Jacobo, tested positive for COVID-19. While they recovered, they also waited for a special new addition to their family: Kim was eight months pregnant. With pregnancy being a risk factor for complications due to COVID-19, a member of the COVID-19 Front-Line […]

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Tags: Dr. Anthony Furlano, Dr. Molly Meagher, Eau Claire, Family Medicine, Kim Harter, Lloyd Harter, Obstetrics

July 30, 2018

All in the Family: Pulling Together to Help a Young Girl Heal

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Working with their Mayo health care provider in Family Medicine, Hazel Sargent’s family is tackling the preschooler’s diagnosis of celiac disease head-on.

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Tags: Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato

August 2, 2017

After a Serious Motorcycle Accident, Sue Bothun Is Back on the Road

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Sue Bothun is living life again and getting back to the work she loves after recovering from a devastating accident, with the help of her orthopedic surgeons and Mayo Clinic’s back-to-work program.

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Tags: Dr. Brandon Yuan, Family Medicine, Motorcycle Accident, Orthopedic Surgery, Work Rehabilitation Center

April 13, 2017

Keen Expertise Helps Infant Survive Rare, Life-Threatening Brain Tumor

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

To the delight of everyone who knows 3-year-old Rayna Speary, her head is perfectly round and smooth and average size. Given that the youngster was diagnosed and treated for an extremely rare brain tumor that caused her head to balloon in size as a 4-month-old, and that she underwent a dramatic surgery at Mayo Clinic […]

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Tags: Child and Adolescent Neurology, Dr. David Daniels, Family Medicine, Neurology and Neurosurgery

July 20, 2016

Unique Form of Genetic Testing Uncovers the Reason for Years of Mysterious Symptoms

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

When she was a teenager, Sharon Mills started having excruciating pain after eating. Medical tests found abnormalities with her liver but no reason for the irregularities or pain. She continued to experience the troubling symptoms for decades. As an adult, Sharon moved to different parts of the country several times. With each move, she visited […]

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Tags: Consultative and Diagnostic Medicine, Dr. Floyd Willis, Dr. Paldeep Atwal, Family Medicine, Florida, Metabolomics

April 7, 2011

Scottsdale couple share their Mayo Clinic experience

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

Joanie and Jerry Rosen of North Scottsdale, Ariz., discuss their experience with Mayo Clinic in Arizona’s Family Medicine practice.

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Tags: Arizona, Family Medicine, Jerry Rosen, Joanie Rosen, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale

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