- By Dana Sparks
10-28-2021 Media Only News Briefing: Living younger longer – avoiding chronic illness and disease
Two simple truths: Heart disease is a bigger threat than cancer for most people, and it's important to make good choices to avoid health problems.
On Thursday, Oct. 28, Stephen Kopecky, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, talked about important consumer health insights that he learned firsthand as a preventive cardiologist and two-time cancer survivor.
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Stephen Kopecky, M.D. / Cardiology Medicine / Mayo Clinic
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