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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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Agent Orange has been a hot topic here on the HealthCentral Heart Disease site for the past couple years. One participant writes:   "I was wondering if anyone knew anything about the Agent Orange contributing to heart disease. "   So, let's discuss the link between Agent Orange and heart disease.   What is Agent Orange?   Agent Orange…

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Celeste Cooper, RN, Health Pro, answered eratic bp and hr cspearson, you give details that are helpful. Your heart rate is well below normal of 60-80, but we see…

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