Mayo Clinic Laboratories is pleased to announce it has been selected as a UnitedHealthcare Preferred Lab Network (PLN) care provider. Under the agreement, effective July 1, 2019, UnitedHealthcare members will have in-network access to Mayo Clinic Laboratories’ comprehensive subspecialty testing menu.

By mayocliniclabs • December 11, 2019

Top highlights include: deadly superbugs, evolution of patient safety, what to know about metabolic syndrome, and side effects of the flu shot.

By Samantha Rossi • November 15, 2019

Top highlights include: Discovery of a new HIV strain, Google to acquire Fitbit, how to stay healthy while traveling during the holidays, and how a rare mutation protected a woman from developing Alzheimer’s.

By Samantha Rossi • November 8, 2019

Top highlights include: Facebook launches into the digital space of healthcare, medical breakthrough for Ebola, and how the brain makes memories.

By Samantha Rossi • November 1, 2019

Top highlights include: a new high-tech product may pose a threat to the classic stethoscope, bedtime might be the best time for blood pressure medications, food can help control chronic health conditions, and you may have had a silent heart attack that you didn’t know about.

By Samantha Rossi • October 25, 2019

Top highlights include: scientists continue to investigate mysterious vaping illnesses, a possible vaccine for breast cancer could be available in less than a decade, and determining if patients are sick from the flu or from vaping.

By Samantha Rossi • October 18, 2019

Top highlights include: Discussions around flu season, teen vaping, spotting signs of cognitive impairment, and DNA tests.

By Samantha Rossi • October 11, 2019

Top highlights include: Flu vaccine information, possible effects that red meat has on the human body, and what vaping does to the lungs.

By Samantha Rossi • October 4, 2019

A Mayo Clinic study published in The New England Journal of Medicine finds that lung injuries from vaping most likely are caused by direct toxicity or tissue damage from noxious chemical fumes.

By Mayo Clinic News Network • October 3, 2019

Top highlights include: Chemicals in tap water could be extremely dangerous, Amazon launches a virtual medical clinic for employees, truth about Biotin, and information on vaccine schedule for babies.

By Samantha Rossi • September 27, 2019

Top highlights include: A new method for flu vaccinations, effectiveness of hand sanitizer, 9 things that could be effecting your metabolism, and how to best equip your child with ADHD for school.

By Samantha Rossi • September 20, 2019

Top highlights include: genes tied to left-handedness, information on vaping-linked disease, Mayo Clinic’s new partnership with Google, and three causes of physician burnout.

By Samantha Rossi • September 13, 2019

Top highlights include: a new number one cause of death in multiple countries, more measles shots might be needed, and how much coffee is really too much.

By Samantha Rossi • September 6, 2019