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Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Added sugar: Don't get sabotaged by sweeteners Added sugar can contribute unwanted calories and aggravate health concerns. See where it may be lurking in your diet and how to cut back. Telehealth: When health care meets cyberspace From researching treatment options to emailing your doctor, see [...]

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TUESDAY Q & A: Self-Care Steps Can Keep Your Heart Healthy During the Holidays

TUESDAY Q & A: Self-Care Steps Can Keep Your Heart Healthy During the Holidays

Dear Mayo Clinic: Is it true that heart attacks are more common around the holidays? If so, why is that? What can people do to lower their risk? Answer: Heart attacks, along with heart problems in general, are more common around the holidays. Various factors can play into this, including stress, travel, [...]

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Smoke-Free Work Policies and Heart Attacks: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Smoke-free work policies are more and more common, but do they help?  Dr. Richard Hurt provides some findings from a recent study in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute. To listen, click the link below. Smoke Free Work Policies and Heart Attacks

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Moussa: Heart Attack Definition – Edited PKG (1:36)

Issam D. Moussa, M.D., FSCAI, chair of the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic Florida, talks about how recently, patients were labeled to have a “heart attack” after angioplasty if they have a minuscule rise in the blood levels of a heart muscle protein (troponin) without any known effect [...]

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Moussa: Heart Attack Definition – Purpose of New Document (:24)

Issam D. Moussa, M.D., FSCAI, chair of the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic Florida, talks about how recently, patients were labeled to have a “heart attack” after angioplasty if they have a minuscule rise in the blood levels of a heart muscle protein (troponin) without any known effect [...]

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Moussa: Heart Attack Definition – Current Definition (:18)

Issam D. Moussa, M.D., FSCAI, chair of the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic Florida, talks about how recently, patients were labeled to have a “heart attack” after angioplasty if they have a minuscule rise in the blood levels of a heart muscle protein (troponin) without any known effect [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

Moussa: Heart Attack Definition – Implications of Current Definition (:20)

Issam D. Moussa, M.D., FSCAI, chair of the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic Florida, talks about how recently, patients were labeled to have a “heart attack” after angioplasty if they have a minuscule rise in the blood levels of a heart muscle protein (troponin) without any known effect [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

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