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Heart Disease Causes and Risk Factors

When you know the risk factors for heart disease you can take smarter steps to control them. Find helpful tips for avoiding causes and reducing your risk.
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TMAO and Gut Bacteria's Role in Heart Health
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High-Risk Drinking and Heart Problems
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How Does Thyroid Disease Affect the Heart?
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Cardiac Risk With COX-2 and NSAID Drugs
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Can Opioids Cause Heart Problems?
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Why Obesity Is Bad for Your Heart and Overall Health
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Restless Leg Syndrome and Hypertension
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Syncope - Evaluating Heart Disease Symptoms
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When Does Stress Cause Heart Disease?
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Why Sitting Could Be Hurting Your Heart Health
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Is Being a Little Overweight OK? The BMI Controversy
Preventing Vasovagal Syncope
Vasovagal (Neurocardiogenic) Syncope: Causes and Treatment
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Medical Causes of Syncope or Fainting
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What You Should Know About Stress and Heart Disease
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Heart Disease: Causes and Risk Factors
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How Smoking Affects Your Heart
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Reynolds Risk Calculator for Women
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Is Vaping Better Than Smoking?
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Why Subclinical Hypothyroidism May Increase Heart Disease Risk
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Crystal Meth Causes Severe Heart Damage