On Saturday, July 20, Charanjit Rihal, M.D., will join us to talk about coronary artery disease. Many people suffer from chest pain, but how do you know when it is something as simple as heartburn, or more serious like a heart attack?  We’ll find out.  Also we’ll talk about stents, balloons and news about a new technique to replace heart valves. 

This week’s Myth or Matter of Fact: Women who have heart attacks are twice as likely to die from them as are men.

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Listen to this week’s Medical News Headlines at News Segment July 20, 2013  (right click MP3).

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic.

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