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heart association The million hearts initiative takes the essential step of collaboration in trying to save a million hearts over the next 5 years! Health and Human Services got collaboration right when they put together a new 5-year initiative to try to save your heart.

Medicines and Your Family, Second Edition, Heart Attack Transition

Heart attacks, medicines, MI

Easy to understand "What have I had, what do I need to do?" format that you don't need a PhD to understand. Find out about key risk factors and crucial medicines to help prevent a heart attack. Describes how heart problems evolve, what may have happened in the hospital and key questions to ask your doctor, nurse and pharmacist. Includes check lists you can bring to your doctor on questions to ask and crucial medicines to help prevent a return to the hospital. This edition tells Top Ten tips for you and your family to know about therapy and keeping your recovery on track.


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