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Heart disease is only a concern for older adults.
In fact, plaque can begin to build up in the arteries in childhood or adolescence. The number of women dying from coronary heart disease between the ages of 35 and 44 has grown in recent years. 319 more words
Living with chest pain is frightening. You never know exactly what is going on with your heart and you can’t help but wonder if you are at risk of having a heart attack. 26 more words
Regular readers of my blog know I began this after having angioplasty to open an 80% blocked artery very close to my heart. Doctors told me I did not have a heart attack but had come very, very close on the day when I felt the pressure on my chest and it seemed like air had stopped reaching my lungs. 192 more words