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Mayo Clinic Study First to Identify Spontaneous Coronary Artery Disease as Inherited

Mayo Clinic Study First to Identify Spontaneous Coronary Artery Disease as Inherited

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXO2biVeBtg EMBARGO: Monday, March 23, at (11 am ET), JAMA Internal Medicine A Mayo Clinic study has identified a familial association in spontaneous coronary artery dissection, a type of heart attack that most commonly affects younger women, suggesting a genetic predisposition to the condition, researchers say. The results are published [...]

Created by Traci Klein

Tuesday Q and A: Differences between men and women can impact risk of heart disease

Tuesday Q and A: Differences between men and women can impact risk of heart disease

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I know that heart disease is the leading killer among men and women, but is it true that men and women have different risk factors for heart disease? ANSWER: You are correct that heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and women in the [...]

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Off-Hours Cardiac Care: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Is there a best time to have a heart attack?  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, how care could differ depending on when you arrive at the hospital. To listen, click the link below. Off-Hours Cardiac Care

Created by Joel Streed

Hidden Heart Attack: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Heart attacks are not always characterized with the stereotypical chest crushing pain.  In fact, in the Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, depending on the cause, the signs can be very discreet. To listen, click the link below. Hidden Heart Attack

Created by Joel Streed

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Cancer causes: Popular myths about the causes of cancer Myths about secret cancer causes may lead you to worry about your own health and the health of your family. Before you panic, take a look at the facts. Heart attack symptoms: Know what's a medical emergency [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Coated Aspirin and Heart Attacks: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

If you think you're having a heart attack, first call 9-1-1 and then, if possible, it's not a bad idea to chew an aspirin.  But as we hear in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, not all aspirin work the same. To listen, click the link below. Coated Aspirin and [...]

Created by Joel Streed

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

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

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, Saturday, June 14, at 9 am CT, Roger White, M.D., will join us to discuss what happens to your heart during cardiac arrest. [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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