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Heart attacks, heart failure, stroke: COVID-19’s dangerous cardiovascular complications

Heart attacks, heart failure, stroke: COVID-19

Heart attacks, heart failure, stroke: COVID-19’s dangerous cardiovascular complications Heart attacks, heart failure, stroke: COVID-19’s dangerous cardiovascular complications Credit: University of Virginia Health System COVID-19 can cause serious cardiovascular complications including heart failure, heart attacks and blood clots that can lead to strokes, emergency medicine doctors report in a new …

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    Digestive disease expert examines COVID-19 attacks on the liver

    Digestive disease expert examines COVID-19 attacks on the liver

    Digestive disease expert examines COVID-19 attacks on the liver Digestive disease expert examines COVID-19 attacks on the liver Credit: Unsplash An attack on the respiratory system causing severe cough and shortness of breath is what many of us associate with the worst effects of COVID-19. But a University of Cincinnati …

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      Is COVID-19 causing more people to suffer heart attacks at home?

      Is COVID-19 causing more people to suffer heart attacks at home? 1

      (HealthDay)—As U.S. hospitals deal with a continuing influx of COVID-19 patients, cardiologists are sounding an alarm: People may be ignoring heart attack symptoms in fear of going to the ER. Since the coronavirus first hit the United States, doctors at a number of hospitals have noticed a pattern. Fewer patients …

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        Researchers discover how stem cells repair damage from heart attacks

        Researchers discover how stem cells repair damage from heart attacks 5

        Human heart. Credit: copyright American Heart Association Mayo Clinic researchers have uncovered stem cell-activated mechanisms of healing after a heart attack. Stem cells restored cardiac muscle back to its condition before the heart attack, in turn providing a blueprint of how stem cells may work. The study, published in NPJ …

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