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Study Calls Heart Imaging Into Question for Mild Chest Pain

People checked with a heart CT scan after seeing a doctor for chest pain have no less risk of heart attack, dying or being hospitalized months later than those who take a simple treadmill test or other older exam, finds a big federal study.

03/15/2015

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Study: Married Couples Have Healthier Hearts

A study finds that married people are less likely than singles, divorced or widowed folks to suffer any type of heart problem.

03/28/2014

Musharraf returned to Pakistan in 2013 after 4 years in exile to participate in national elections. (Getty Images)

Pakistan: Musharraf Advised To Move To U.S. Hospital

Former Pakistani leader facing trial for high treason.

01/16/2014

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Study: Obesity Surgery In Younger Patients Could Reverse Cardiac Problems

Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.

09/18/2013