Medical Myth – Nothing you can do about heart disease that runs in your family 5

People who have a family history of heart disease certainly have a higher risk of having heart disease themselves. But that doesn’t have to be true and we […]

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Kawasaki disease: diagnosis and treatment | Circulatory System and Disease | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover: Let’s quickly go over the symptoms and signs that you see in Kawasaki disease and we’ll go ahead and do that by taking a look at this […]

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Preventing Vascular Events in Diabetes

In people with pre-existing cardiovascular disease, aspirin use is associated with overall benefit. Patients with diabetes mellitus are at increased risk of cardiovascular events, but the benefits and […]

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2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines — Video Interview with Dr. Hugh Calkins

Question: What should patients know about the 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines? Dr. Calkins: Regarding the new guidelines, I think it’s important, when you think about them, to […]

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Inhibiting Platelet Activation with Tomato Seeds

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Inhibiting Platelet Aggregation with Berries

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Should We All Take Aspirin to Prevent Heart Disease?

“Should We All Take Aspirin to Prevent Heart Disease?” Salicylic acid, the active ingredient in aspirin, has been used for thousands of years as an anti-inflammatory pain killer […]

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