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Coronary Artery Disease: Mayo Clinic Radio

On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, we'll discuss coronary artery disease with Chairman of the Department of Cardiology at Mayo Clinic Charanjit 'Chet' Rihal, M.D. Why is heart disease such a big problem?  How do you tell the difference between heartburn and a heart attack? How do surgeons replace a heart valve without [...]

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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, September 27 at 9 a.m. CT, we'll discuss coronary artery disease with Chair of the Department of Cardiology at Mayo Clinic Charanjit 'Chet' Rihal, M.D. Why is heart disease such a big problem?  How do you tell the difference between heartburn and a heart attack? How do [...]

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Mayo Clinic Radio: Coronary Artery Disease

Miss the show? Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 9-27-2014 On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, September 27 at 9 a.m. CT, we'll discuss coronary artery disease with Chairman of the Department of Cardiology at Mayo Clinic Charanjit 'Chet' Rihal, M.D. Why is heart disease such a big problem?  How do [...]

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Heart Disease: The No. 1 Killer of Women

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 60,000 more women than men die each year from coronary artery disease. Increasing awareness of heart issues in women is the first step toward reducing the death rate from this largely preventable killer. Understanding risks, prevention and symptoms are all integral to [...]

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Mayo Clinic Cardiologists Dramatically Cut Patient Radiation Exposure from X-rays

ROCHESTER, Minn. — August 16, 2012.  Each year, hundreds of thousands of X-rays are performed across the country to help detect and treat common cardiovascular conditions such as coronary artery disease, valve disease and other heart problems. However, concern is growing within the medical community about the potential risks of [...]

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Heart Failure

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_20dpmfInKI Every year nearly half a million Americans are diagnosed with heart failure. It's a condition that results in your heart not being able to pump blood efficiently. Most cases are caused by coronary artery disease or years of high blood pressure. But the woman you're about to meet had [...]

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Disease Association Among Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease-Mayo Clinic Proceedings

Dr. Jorge Escobedo of the Mexican Social Security Institute, Mexico City, discusses January 10 Mayo Clinic Proceedings article describing a cohort of patients selected for the presence of coronary artery disease, duration of diabetes mellitus of 20 or more years, and microalbuminuria or macroalbuminuria. Coronary artery disease has many causes, [...]

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Study Finds Bipolar Disorder Costlier Than Many Chronic Diseases

Mayo Clinic researchers have found that bipolar disorder (BPD) is a more costly chronic condition than diabetes, depression, asthma and coronary artery disease (CAD), based on a review of health care claim costs. Specialty care costs (the costs of seeing any specialist and all tests ordered) were especially higher for [...]

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