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Mitral Valvuloplasty

This procedure allows for the heart to pump more effectively, reducing pressure in the heart and lungs. There are several potential complications associated with this procedure. Your doctor is the best source of information for your condition. It is important to discuss with your doctor which...


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Blood Pressure May Be Key to Brain Hemorrhage Recurrence

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Treating a Cough

You can treat most coughs at home. Experts say you should see your doctor, though, if a cough lasts for more than four weeks; if it's accompanied by shortness of breath; if you are at risk for lung disease; or if your sputum is yellow, green or tinged with blood.

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Blood Pressure
High blood pressure is called the "silent killer" because it has no symptoms. If high blood pressure remains unchecked, it can lead to stroke, heart attack, heart failure, and more. You can stop this silent killer — if you catch it in time.

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Bariatric Surgery
If you’re more than 100 pounds overweight, bariatric surgery may be the solution for you. Use this center to learn about the different types of procedures and the risks and benefits of each.

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