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Value of Coronary Calcium Score

Heart disease remains the number one cause of death in the United States, causing 1 million heart attacks a year. Up to 1/3rd of all heart attacks occur in people without any symptoms until the day of the actual attack. What’s profound is that half of these people may have normal or even excellent cholesterol profiles and normal stress tests. So what else can be done to better predict if you’re at risk of a heart attack? [Read more]