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Treatment for bradycardia may include medication or, in severe cases, the insertion of a pacemaker to regulate heart rhythm.

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Adults With Heart Defects May Face Higher Risk of Stroke: Study

Researchers urge these patients to visit a cardiologist regularly

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Exercising a Bargain

One way to save money on fitness equipment is to buy used. Shopping for second-hand items can save you up to 50 percent off the price of new equipment, according to International Fitness Resources. But be sure to check the condition of parts such as these before making a purchase: chains and cables on stationery bikes and stair climbers; decks and running belts on treadmills; and ramps and wheels on elliptical trainers.

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You may wonder what all the fuss is about exercise. Simply put, inactivity is hazardous to your health. Physical activity can help you prevent chronic disease, manage your weight, and stay mentally fit. The best news is that it's never too late to adopt a more active lifestyle.

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