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Un ataque al corazón, no de un tiburón, casi hace caer a un surfista

JACKSONVILLE, Florida — 1 de febrero de 2012.  Muchos surfistas tienen temor a los tiburones. Pero no Mike Politowicz, 45, un avezado surfista con 30 años de experiencia. "Surfear es una forma de relajarse", dice. Relajación, eso es, mezclado con un poco de adrenalina y latidos del corazón anticipando una [...]

Created by Emily Hiatt

Seeing Inside the Heart with MRI (pkg)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgAdCq-Q9r4 Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) allows physicians to look inside the heart while it's beating. They can locate the damage done by a heart attack, study the tissue characteristics and identify infection. Vivien Williams reports that Mayo Clinic physicians are tailoring treatment with MRI to keep people healthier longer. [TRT 1:17] (Previously aired on MCNN Feb. [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

TUESDAY Q & A: Talk with your doctor about risks and benefits of daily aspirin

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Should I be taking a daily aspirin even if I’ve never had heart issues? I am a 62-year-old woman with no health problems, and I exercise daily. My husband takes an aspirin every day and thinks I should do the same. ANSWER: For people who do not have heart disease, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks