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Heart

Health risk to cardiac patients - Medtronic calls back thousands of pacemakers

Approximately 157,000 people need to be examined The manufacturer Medtronic has to call back 157,000 of its pacemakers. The reason for this is a possible device failure. For all those affected, additional consultation hours are even given in the heart centers. The Federal Office for Drugs and Medical Devices recently published a communication with all the important information for those affected.
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More and more young women have a heart attack

Why Are Young Women Having Heart Attacks? Heart disease is a common cause of premature death in both men and women. Heart problems, especially heart attacks, are often associated with older people, but according to a recent study, younger women in particular are increasingly affected by heart attacks.
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