Heart Failure

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Study Links High Intake Of Processed Red Meats To Heart Failure

After nearly 12 years, men who ate at least 75 grams of processed red meat every day were 28 percent more likely to develop heart failure than men who ate less than 25 grams per day.

07/04/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: A Surprising Way To Minimize Heart Damage

EMS techs in Spain gave heart attack patients an IV of a long approved beta blocker called Metoprolol and the results were dramatic.

10/10/2013

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HealthWatch: Heart Dialysis

More than 1.25 million times a year, someone has a heart attack in this country. Most will actually survive a first heart attack but often with damage to the heart muscle, damage that eventually, perhaps years later, catches up with the victim and causes heart failure.

05/27/2011