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Blood Test For Heart Disease

  Question: Dear Dr. Dan, Last month the FDA approved the “Plac Test”. It’s a blood test to help predict heart disease risk. How will this blood test be [..]

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Dr. Dan on the ABC News

Having a Heart Attack or Stroke and need to get to the hospital A.S.A.P.? This news report is on the state of the art “critical care ambulance” that [..]

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Are “5-Hour Energy Drinks” Safe?

Question: “Are 5-Hour Energy Drinks safe for a guy who just had an arterial spasm?” Dear Dr Dan, It goes without saying that my wife and I hold [..]

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5 Ways to Ensure a Heart Attack

Want a Heart Attack? People often ask me about the ways to avoid a heart attack. Fortunately, there are many lifestyle habits and medicines to help you to [..]

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Why I Love My Job

At 5 o’clock this morning I lay peacefully asleep…then BAM!  The shockingly loud phone ringing…blasts in my ear!  It’s the emergency room – a 50-year-old woman has arrived [..]

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