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Stroke, is it preventable?

Barely a week into the New Year, the leading cardiovascular disease emergency in my medical practice is stroke. On New Year’s day, I was called into the hospital because a patient had a stroke. Two cases followed immediately after. One is left to wonder, is stroke preventable or not? Stroke ...

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Stress and Heart disease

  Stress Cardiomyopathy is a heart condition that arises due to intense stress either emotional or physical. Examples of emotional stress could be the loss of a love one, getting fired unexpectedly, strong arguments, divorce, being falsely accused of a serious crime resulting in extreme fear or anger, and other ...

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