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Reducing the risk of blood clots in artificial heart valves

12 days ago   |   By ScienceDaily

People with mechanical heart valves need blood thinners on a daily basis, because they have a higher risk of blood clots and stroke. Researchers now identified the root cause of blood turbulence leading to clotting. Design optimization could greatly reduce the risk of clotting and enable these patients to live without life-long medication.
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Health Tip: Healthier Ways to Use Social Media

12 days ago   |   By MedicineNet

Title: Health Tip: Healthier Ways to Use Social Media
Category: Health News
Created: 1/13/2020 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/13/2020 12:00:00 AM
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