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Mayo research shows surgery adds years for kidney cancer patients

ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that surgery could more than double life expectancy for many patients with late-stage …

Kidney Cancer - Bradley Leibovich, M.D. - Mayo Clinic

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

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Can’t seem to shed your spare tire? This workout and diet program strips away excuses so you can strip away belly fat<p>Can’t seem to ever shed your spare tire? The Fast and Lean program strips away excuses so you can strip away fat.<p>It’s not a one-size-fits-all workout and diet plan. Quite the …

The 6 Best iPhone Tricks To Use This New Year

They're practically magic.<p>Whether your phone is about to die or your charger is frayed, last year's best iPhone hacks can solve all of your smartphone-related in the year to come. Try these handy shortcuts as shared by Facebook users, tech experts and more.

Reveal Your Abs with the Belly Fat Inferno

Packed gym? No problem. All you need is a pair of kettlebells for this 22-minute sweat session

How to run a meeting that doesn’t suck

Type “meetings are” into Google, and the search engine will suggest “toxic,” “useless,” “waste of time,” “unproductive,” “pointless” and “bad.” …

8 Tips for a Better Family Health History

1. Find your family’s historian<p>Most families have at least one great storyteller — a grandfather or an aunt who knows all about the family’s past. …

Best iPad apps 2018: download these now

The best iPad apps<p>It's the apps that really set iOS apart from other platforms - there are higher quality apps available on the App Store for the …

John Lennon guitar used to write 'Love Me Do' sells for millions at auction

An acoustic guitar that John Lennon used to record and write "Love Me Do," ''I Want to Hold Your Hand" and other hit songs sold for $2.4 million at auction.<p>Julien's Auctions said the Gibson J-160E guitar was sold Saturday to an undisclosed buyer.<p>The auction house said the guitar was one of only two …

23 Things You Can Do in iOS 9 That You Couldn't Do in iOS 8

It may have come to your attention that there’s a fresh version of iOS in town. But aside from a font change, what’s different about this new edition …

Surprise! Your Medicare Part B premiums may increase by 50 percent in 2016

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Journalist Philip Moeller, who writes widely on health and retirement, is here to provide the Medicare answers you need in “Ask Phil, …

Foetal Cells Hide Out in Mum’s Body, But What Do They Do?

A mother’s children will remain part of her long after they leave her body and enter the world. This isn’t just a saying or a metaphor; it’s biological reality. Every foetus sends some of its own cells into its mother. They cross the placenta, travel through her bloodstream, and lodge in various …

What happens to your Social Security benefit when you marry?

Social Security rules are complicated and change often. For the most recent “Ask Larry” columns, check out</i> …

10 hidden tricks that could completely change the way you use your iPhone

If Apple included a paper user manual with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus that included explanations of each and every feature, it would be the size …

5 Over-the-Counter Medicines You Should Never Take Together

These common combos can be dangerous. Find out safer ways to relieve your symptoms instead<p>You can buy over-the-counter drugs without a prescription, but they still have risks—especially if you treat yourself with more than one at a time.<p>Even people who read labels closely don’t always spot …

7 Celebrities Describe What It's Like To Suffer A Panic Attack

Photo credit: Tristan Fewings via Getty Images<p>Over 40 million adults in the U.S. suffer from anxiety and panic disorders. And as put together as they may seem, celebrities are no exception when it comes to panic attacks. Whether it's a one-time event or something they consistently struggle with, …

The Get Lean Workout

This is your ticket to a leaner, more shredded body<p>Some things in life are complicated—taxes, rocket science, women—but losing your spare tire doesn’t have to be one of them.<p>This 30-minute fat-loss workout is as simple as it gets. It consists of only 8 exercises—but those movements were …

How to give a presentation with an iPad and Apple TV

Here's how you can use an iPad and an Apple TV to make a business presentation easily.<p>If you work in an office setting, sooner or later you're going …

Smart TV

Secret Apple TV remote controls: Fifteen button combos to power up your viewing!

The 3rd-generation Apple TV is no longer available from Apple, but you can still find it at third-party sellers, and it's still a solid set-top for …

Your Guide to the No. 1 Fitness Trend of 2015

What workout requires no gym membership and only 15 minutes of your time three times a week?<p>Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. …

The best (new and free) apps of 2014

Whether you're looking for something to tap through while relaxing over the holidays or expecting to unwrap your first smartphone or tablet this season, you'll want to download some apps to get the most out of your new digital device.<p>With more than 1.3 million apps at Apple's App Store for iPhone, …

6 Squat Variations for Total-Body Strength

Photo: Pond5<p>Love them or love to hate them, squats are one of the best exercises for increasing strength and size, while simultaneously burning fat. …

20 Ways to Do a Plank

Hello abs! Change up your core workout with these fresh variations on the plank.

Workouts

Run Faster, Boost Endurance, and Beat Boredom

Advice from Olympic marathon runner Ed Eyestone<p>As a two-time Olympic marathoner, I can testify: Running can be boring. And frustrating. Especially the way the typical guy does it—the same 4- or 5-mile jog, day after day, week after week, year after year. Then along comes some race for some cure, …

Top 3 Benefits of a Digital Family History

There’s a reason I mention family health history in almost every blog post: It’s an important tool in your doctor’s tool box for helping predict your …

How Long Is It Really Safe to Keep Foods? (Infographic)

Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse non-Cleveland Clinic …

27 Fat-Burning Ab Exercises (No Crunches!)

Abdominal exercises to burn fat, flatten your belly, and strengthen your core.

Workouts

apps tried and tested by people like you.

“OstoBuddy is a super good app that helps you keep track of your stoma equipment. It's simply built up by clicking on a small `plus’ in the corner of …

Apps

TUESDAY Q & A: Treatment for kidney stones depends on type and cause of stones

<b>DEAR MAYO CLINIC:</b> <br>I continue to get kidney stones despite drinking plenty of water. They are quite small and I haven’t had to be treated yet. But my …