If you’re on blood thinners for atrial fibrillation, talk with your cardiologist before taking aspirin, as it could increase your risk for bleeding.
Processed food has become more American than apple pie. But chemical additives in the food, if consumed in large quantities, may be a health concern. Here are five additives you should avoid.
Knowing what to bring with you and ask is key to having a successful cardiologist appointment. Get expert prep tips.
Sometimes your heart beats erratically. Pacemakers and defibrillators could save your life. Find out the difference between these two pieces of medical equipment.
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