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March 2018

Do Varicose Veins Put You at Higher Risk for Blood Clots?

Varicose veins can be embarrassing to many people, but does this common condition signal a serious health issue? A new study has sounded some alarms, suggesting that those swollen, twisted veins that you can see just...
February 2018

Ladies, Put Your Heart First: Know Your Risks (Video)

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. It's a fact that needs to be repeated because there are still too many women ignoring the topic. Heart disease is deadlier for women than all forms...
February 2018

Miami Heart Study 'May Well Have Saved My Life'

U.S. Magistrate Judge Jonathan Goodman speaks bluntly, but with characteristic wryness, about his heredity. “The Goodmans,” he says, “have a history of dying early.” At 58, his uncle succumbed to a heart attack. At 63, his...
February 2018

Flu Causing Heart Attack in Some Patients

Despite a difficult season, most people experiencing this year’s flu - body aches, cough, sore throat and congestion – feel better in a week or two. In more severe cases, the flu virus can lead...