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She Had Two Heart Attacks, but Normal Arteries. What Was Going On?

Her doctors were puzzled until one asked a question she’d never heard before. The answer was yes, all the time, since childhood.
Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Drug therapy alone may save lives as effectively as bypass or stenting procedures, a large federal study showed.
Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Drug therapy alone may save lives as effectively as bypass or stenting procedures, a large federal study showed.
Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Drug therapy alone may save lives as effectively as bypass or stenting procedures, a large federal study showed.
Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find

Drug therapy alone may save lives as effectively as bypass or stenting procedures, a large federal study showed.
Sanders Said He Had a Common Heart Procedure. So Why the Mystery?

Sanders Said He Had a Common Heart Procedure. So Why the Mystery?

For three days, Mr. Sanders did not disclose pertinent health details, stirring questions about his condition. On Friday evening, doctors confirmed he had suffered a heart attack.
Sanders Said He Had a Common Heart Procedure. So Why the Mystery?

Sanders Said He Had a Common Heart Procedure. So Why the Mystery?

For three days, Mr. Sanders did not disclose pertinent health details, stirring questions about his condition. On Friday evening, doctors confirmed he had suffered a heart attack.
Sanders Said He Had a Common Heart Procedure. So Why the Mystery?

Sanders Said He Had a Common Heart Procedure. So Why the Mystery?

For three days, Mr. Sanders did not disclose pertinent health details, stirring questions about his condition. On Friday evening, doctors confirmed he had suffered a heart attack.
Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have coronary bypass surgery each year, and few die. Here’s what experts say happened to a national hero.
Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have coronary bypass surgery each year, and few die. Here’s what experts say happened to a national hero.
Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have coronary bypass surgery each year, and few die. Here’s what experts say happened to a national hero.
Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Neil Armstrong Died After Heart Surgery. That May Have Been Avoidable.

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have coronary bypass surgery each year, and few die. Here’s what experts say happened to a national hero.
Do Heart Stents Work? What You Need to Know

Do Heart Stents Work? What You Need to Know

A study suggests that stents placed in heart arteries to relieve chest pain isn’t as effective as doctors thought. What you need to know about stents, their safety and who should be getting them
Do Heart Stents Work? What You Need to Know

Do Heart Stents Work? What You Need to Know

A study suggests that stents placed in heart arteries to relieve chest pain isn’t as effective as doctors thought. What you need to know about stents, their safety and who should be getting them
Scientists faked a procedure on patients to find that stents don’t actually make them feel better

Scientists faked a procedure on patients to find that stents don’t actually make them feel better

About 20 years ago, doctors first used a stent—an inflatable tube, usually metal or plastic—to reopen blocked blood vessels around the heart. Since, it’s become…
‘Unbelievable’: Heart Stents Fail to Ease Chest Pain

‘Unbelievable’: Heart Stents Fail to Ease Chest Pain

A new study has found that while stents can be lifesaving in opening arteries in patients having a heart attack, the devices are ineffective in relieving chest pain.
‘Unbelievable’: Heart Stents Fail to Ease Chest Pain

‘Unbelievable’: Heart Stents Fail to Ease Chest Pain

A new study has found that while stents can be lifesaving in opening arteries in patients having a heart attack, the devices are ineffective in relieving chest pain.