To subscribe to Mayo Clinic podcasts, a special software (often called a “podcatcher”) is required. There are a variety of podcatchers available; search for “podcast software” in a search engine to get listings. Many of these services are free, contain detailed instructions for installation and take only a few minutes to set up.
Subscribing to Mayo Clinic Podcasts
If you would like to subscribe to Mayo Clinic podcasts, click the links below.
All Audio Podcast
The Mayo Clinic All Audio Podcast combines all of Mayo Clinic’s audio podcasts into one convenient subscription. Get the daily Mayo Clinic Medical Edge Radio segments as well as the longer, in-depth discussions described below.
Bones and Muscles Podcast
The Mayo Clinic Bones and Muscles Podcast features discussions with Mayo Clinic specialists in orthopedic surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation and sports medicine about conditions affecting the bones, muscles and joints. From arthroscopic surgery to total joint replacement, find out about treatments that relieve pain and improve strength and mobility.
The Mayo Clinic Cancer Podcast covers research discoveries and new treatments for well-known cancers of the breast, colon, lung, prostate and skin, as well as lesser-known cancers affecting the blood or other organs. Mayo Clinic oncologists, surgeons and other specialists discuss prevention, detection and treatment.
Children’s Health Podcast
The Mayo Clinic Children’s Health Podcast explores developmental issues and conditions that affect children. Bringing in the perspectives of Mayo Clinic pediatric specialists from Mayo Eugenio Litta Children’s Hospital, it answers questions and provides the information parents need.
The Mayo Clinic Heart Podcast offers extended conversations about conditions affecting the heart and blood vessels with leading Mayo Clinic cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and vascular medicine specialists. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. Learn about the latest research and treatment advances, and why they are important.
Medical Edge Radio Podcast
The Mayo Clinic Medical Edge Radio Podcast brings together the daily, one-minute Mayo Clinic health news updates covering a wide variety of topics that are broadcast on radio stations throughout the United States and Canada.
Medical Edge Video Podcast
The Mayo Clinic Medical Edge Video Podcast is a two-minute weekly patient-focused news package covering medical breakthroughs and compelling health information. Mayo Clinic physicians rigorously evaluate all stories for medical validity and newsworthiness.
You may view these streaming segments on Mayo Clinic’s YouTube channel, and also can subscribe to receive notifications of new episodes. Otherwise, to regularly download the segments, click the link below.
Men’s Health Podcast
The Mayo Clinic Men’s Health Podcast covers a broad spectrum of health issues important to men. From Allergies to Urology and everything between, these discussions with Mayo Clinic specialists give men (and those who love them) the lowdown on common ailments and diseases, as well as fitness and prevention.
Women’s Health Podcast
The Mayo Clinic Women’s Health Podcast is designed for women, to provide information and answers about their health and medical concerns. Not all diseases are created equal; some mainly affect women, or affect them differently. In this podcast you’ll hear in-depth discussion with Mayo Clinic experts, providing information that matters to you.
What is a Podcast?
Podcasting is a method of distributing audio and visual information using the Internet. The electronic files can be downloaded to electronic devices (like iPods) or computers and replayed at a convenient time. The term “podcast” is a combination of “iPod” and “broadcasting.”