Having “The Talk” When Heart Disease Runs in the Family

Boston, MA – When heart disease or stroke runs in a family, it’s important to talk about it with children and other close family members.  The conversation may be hard, but the payoff – better health for all – can be huge, according to the September 2013 Harvard Heart Letter. “Knowing your family history is […]

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May 27, 2015

200,000 Heart Disease and Stroke Deaths Could Be Prevented

HealthDay News – In 2010, more than 200,000 Americans under 75 died from heart disease and stroke that could have been prevented, health officials stated.  Sadly, more than half of those who died were under 65, according to a new report released by the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention. “As a doctor, I […]

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May 21, 2015