Survey finds sharp increase in HGH use by American teens

...have tried steroids.Information about teen use of performance-enhancing drugs is readily available online. The Mayo Clinic, for example, provides a list of possible hazards and side-effects, including stunted growth, acne, liver problems...

Mayo Clinic's race to turn out a rapid anthrax test

...tinkering with a possible anthrax test in their lab at the Mayo Clinic. But nobody was in a hurry to finish it. So, on Sept...A few days later, he ate those words. Last week the Mayo Clinic announced that the test is not only finished but is being...

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Military hospitals have tighter scheduling policies than VA

...the agency has met with leaders in the health industry's private sector, such as Kaiser Permanente, Gartner and Mayo Clinic, to acquire a new appointment system that provides veterans improved access to quality care."Our top priority is...

New drug starts at GRU Cancer Center

...director of the GRU Cancer Center, who is overseeing the trial Dean is participating in."This is why people go to Mayo Clinic or to Memorial Sloan Kettering (Cancer Center) or to (M.D. Anderson in) Houston to receive those kinds of therapies...

Augusta area rowers provide clues to breathing, fitness

...a study at Doctors Hospital, in conjunction with the Mayo Clinic, to look at the relationship between exercise, oxygen...exercise bike, said Chul-Ho Kim, a research fellow at Mayo Clinic.The results could help clinicians like Behnia."The...

Mayo Clinic, feds warn of diet cocktail

...serious heart and lung damage, the Mayo Clinic and the government warned Tuesday...which wasn't connected to the Mayo Clinic study but independently reviewed...pounds to lose ... on drugs." Mayo Clinic researchers identified 24 women...

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South Ga. hospital joins Mayo Clinic system

WAYCROSS, Ga. - The Mayo Clinic in Florida has joined a south Georgia...health care organization.The Mayo Clinic said in a statement that Satilla...Center in Waycross will be renamed Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross.Mayo...

New Mayo Clinic facility a step ahead of traditional technology

KINGSLAND, Ga. - Gone are the days of lost medical charts and light switches at the new Mayo Clinic in southeast Georgia. At the Kingsland clinic, light switches have been replaced with motion-sensor lights that automatically...

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South Ga. man shoots self in hospital lot

WAYCROSS, GA. - A contract employee with Mayo Clinic's Waycross hospital was treated for a gunshot wound...report said.Audrey Laine Ellis, a spokeswoman for Mayo Clinic Waycross, said Blue's injury was not life-threatening...

Smoking bans cut heart attacks, Mayo study says

A new Mayo Clinic study found a comprehensive smoking ban...lead author said.An abstract of the Mayo Clinic study was presented at a November meeting...of the Nicotine Dependence Center at Mayo Clinic and lead author of the study. The researchers...