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Coronary Artery Disease

The most common type of heart disease, a condition in which the major blood vessels that supply the heart with blood, oxygen and nutrients become damaged or diseased.
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting is a type of surgery called revascularization, used to improve blood flow to the heart in people with severe coronary artery disease
  • Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a condition in which plaque builds up inside the coronary arteries. Learn more about what CAD is and how to treat coronary artery disease.
  • Cholesterol, blood pressure, family history--top cardiac experts disagree which measurements of heart health are most important. Discover the other factor that doctors often overlook.
  • Properly managing an abnormal heart rhythm can help prevent complications that could lead to a heart attack or stroke. Make sure your loved one is taking all necessary precautions for their heart condition.
  • What causes a heart attack, and what are a senior's chances of surviving one? The key is to act immediately.
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