In the world of medicine there is no higher accolade than to be recognized by the famed Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. More than 3,700 physicians, scientists and researchers, and 50,000 allied health staff work at Mayo Clinic facilities in over 70 locations, treating more than half a million people each year.
In their own words.
“The Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. Doctors from every medical specialty work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a philosophy of “the needs of the patient come first.”
A groundbreaking study from researchers at Mayo’s Rochester, MN campus recently found that people who have higher intakes of vitamin K in their diet have a 45% lower risk of developing Non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Did you catch that? 45%!
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma is a cancer of the immune system and is the most common hematologic malignancy in the United States.
The study included 603 patients who were newly diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma as well as 1,007 matched cancer-free “control” participants.
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