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  • The Mayo Clinic: Many factors can raise risk of osteoporosis

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My mother was diagnosed with osteoporosis when she was in her 80s. My sister and I are now in our 60s, and my sister is concerned that we're at high risk for the disease. I thought osteoporosis was just part of aging, especially for women. Can it run in families? Are there other things that can put a person at risk for it?
  • The Mayo Clinic: Many women with uterine abnormalities are able to have normal pregnancies

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 36 and have had two miscarriages in the past six months. I went to my doctor for tests and found out that I have a double uterus. My doctor said I should still be able to carry a baby to term and that having a double uterus isn't...

    The Mayo Clinic: TIA increases risk of another stroke

     DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is a "mini-stroke" and how does it differ from the stroke we typically hear about? My mother recently had a mini-stroke, but her symptoms went away. Now she seems fine. Is she at greater risk of having another stroke? ANSWER: The...

    The Mayo Clinic: Reasons for developing allergies later in life not always clear

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I didn't have allergies when I was younger. But now in my 40s, I seem to get allergy symptoms during the spring and summer. Is it possible to develop allergies as an adult? Should I get tested? If so, what do allergy tests involve?...

    Mayo Clinic: Effect of PCOS on fertility can vary from one woman to another

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 24 and was recently diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome. How will this affect my fertility? ANSWER: The effect of polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, on fertility can vary quite a bit from one woman to another. In some women,...