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Short people have higher heart attack risk

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Michael Miedema, MD

[WCCO-TV, April 12, 2015] Being short has its shortcomings. But until now, no one thought you might be more at risk for a heart attack.

Michael Miedema, MD, cardiologist with Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, was interviewed about a new study on the subject and what short people should do to improve their odds. See the conversation on WCCO-TV.

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