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Heart Disease

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014

The MAC in Timonium holds an event to combat heart disease. Also, we have information on commonly missed deductions.

02/16/2014

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Many Women Unaware Of Heart Disease’s Threat

Only one in five women are aware that heart disease is their greatest health threat.

02/14/2014

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Doctors & Churches Team Up To Fight Heart Disease In Women

Every minute in this country, one woman dies because of heart disease. It is the number one killer of women.

02/09/2014

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Funeral Held For 6-Year-Old Girl Who Died Awaiting 2nd Heart Transplant

A six-year-old awaiting a second heart transplant dies before the life-saving surgery. This weekend, family and friends said goodbye to the little girl.

07/06/2013

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Woman Died Of Heart Disease On Cruise Ship Out Of Baltimore

The Baltimore Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the woman who died on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship out of the city died of natural causes, namely heart disease.

03/28/2013

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New Hopkins Study Shows Tackling Obesity In Youth More Effective For Heart

Doctors say it’s never too late to lose weight, but a new Johns Hopkins study shows the sooner you peel the pounds, the better for your heart.

03/05/2013

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Vegetarian Diet May Cut Heart Disease Risk

The risk of hospitalization or death from heart disease is almost a third lower in vegetarians, study says.

02/20/2013

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Mother Of Olympic Champion Michael Phelps Joins Battle Against Heart Disease

She’s the mother of an Olympic champion who’s found time to focus on her health and join the battle against a silent killer of women. Debbie Phelps says it all starts with a 60-minute checkup.

02/15/2013

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Baltimore Churches Work Together To Combat Heart Disease

Nationwide, one woman dies every minute from heart disease. It’s a striking statistic that’s causing churches across the city to mark the ninth annual Red Dress Sunday.

02/10/2013

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Death Rates Drop For 5 Top Causes Of Death

Death rates dropped significantly last year for five out of the 15 leading causes of death in the U.S.

10/15/2012

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Teen Smokers Show Early Signs Of Heart Disease

For teens who smoke, heart health troubles may start early.

09/04/2012

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Rosie O’Donnell’s Heart Attack: Know Your Symptoms

Learn the symptoms of a heart attack and heed them, Rosie O’Donnell advised her fans.

08/27/2012

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