Tag Archives: Last Heart Attack

Sharing life-saving information with a friend…

…is not the same thing as proselytizing. From time to time, one of my friends gets a wake-up call. He feels some chest pains, goes to his cardiologist and is scheduled for immediate open heart surgery. This series of events … Continue reading

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Clinton or Cheney? Which heart treatment do you prefer?

Broccoli and Lentils OR Heart Transplant Surgery? Last week, former Vice President Cheney was in the news—receiving a heart transplant that he’d waited 20 months to receive. A veteran of five previous heart surgeries (ages 37, 43, 47, 59 and … Continue reading

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ConsumerReports. Deceptive “confusion” on Heart Disease

Title of Cover Story: The business of healing hearts — Cardiac care is a money-making machine that too often favors profit over science With a title like that, you might be thinking that your trusted ConsumerReports was going to provide you with information … Continue reading

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