Aspirin Advice

They’ve changed the rules on us again. This time, it’s about the longstanding recommendation of taking an aspirin a day to prevent heart disease.  It seems that that is the old way of doing things.  Out with the old, and in with the new…or, so they’re trying to say.  The United States Preventive Services Task…

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Heart Attacks & Cold

Winter is in full swing, and most of the US has been battered by a fierce winter storm. As of right now, a record-breaking 73% of America is snow-covered. Even though it’s beautiful, it can be deadly. Research is showing that frigid conditions can be dangerous to our hearts.  In a nationwide, 16 year, observational…

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Holiday Heart Attack

What will you be doing on Christmas Eve at 10:00 PM? That may seem like an incredibly odd and specific question, we know.   However, it seems that 10:00 PM on Christmas Eve is the hour at which the Yuletide celebrating world-at-large is more likely to have a heart attack. Why so oddly specific? There’s…

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