Knowing heart attack symptoms saved my life

Knowing heart attack symptoms saved my life
It's important to know the signs of a heart attack, especially if you have a personal or family history of heart disease. Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States, so it is clear many of us could use some education on prevention …
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Heart failure growing problem that men sometimes ignore
The most critical factor for heart failure is having a heart attack. The most common symptoms include fatigue, shortness of breath and swelling of the legs. Rick Loney of Battle Ground Washington had some of the symptoms, but didn't realize he had a …
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Stimulant meds safe, effective for children with ADHD and congenital heart
"Children with congenital heart disease are at high risk for ADHD, but fears about cardiovascular side effects, including sudden death, limit the use of stimulant medications," says Julia Anixt, MD, a developmental and behavioral pediatrician at …
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