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The most common cause of heart disease is narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries, the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart itself. This is called coronary artery disease and happens slowly over time. It's the major reason people have heart attacks.

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Lisa Nelson RD #10: Do you feel there is a link between heart disease and fibromyalgia?  I have noticed many individuals diagnosed with heart disease also diagnosed with fibromyalgia.  Could this be due to medications used to treat the heart conditions?   Dr. Shelby-Lane: Fibromyalgia symptoms were akin to the symptoms of several "functional"…

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