Posts with the tag “heart-disease”
Who should get a stress test and when?
by Michael Melgar on September 10th, 2013
This is a sad story but one I hear at least once or twice a year. Heart attacks or Myocardial Infarctions (MI's) are all too common. Although it may seem like cancer is public enemy number one, heart disease kills more people in the U.S. than all cancers combined. There were nearly 600,000 deaths in the U.S. due to heart disease in 2011. The incidence of heart attacks climb dramatically after age...