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Cardiac Arrest: Mayo Clinic Radio

Every day more than a thousand people in the United States experience sudden cardiac arrest and it kills several hundred thousand people every year. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Roger White, M.D., joins us to discuss what happens to your heart during cardiac arrest.  What should you do to help until [...]

Created by Joel Streed


Red wine and resveratrol: Good for your heart? Migraine medications and antidepressants: A risky mix? Coronary angiogram Chronic diarrhea: A concern after gallbladder removal? Hypothyroidism: Can it cause peripheral neuropathy?

Created by Dana Sparks

Sinus Node Re-Entry-Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

There are lots of things that can get your heart racing.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Hammill tells us about one you may not know about. To listen, click the link below. Sinus Node ReEntry

Created by Joel Streed

Pulling Problem Teeth Before Heart Surgery to Prevent Infection May Be Catch-22

Patients with dental extractions before cardiac surgery still at risk for poor outcomes, study finds   Rochester, Minn. — Feb. 27, 2014 — To pull or not to pull? That is a common question when patients have the potentially dangerous combination of abscessed or infected teeth and the need for heart surgery.  [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

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