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Scripps Cardiologist Reveals Six Common Heart Health Myths

Column by Martin Charlat, MD, sheds light on misconceptions

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Several local media outlets have published a column by Scripps cardiologist Martin Charlat, MD, discussing some of the most common myths about heart health.


“Considering that cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide . . . having the right information can help you keep your heart healthy,” Dr. Charlat wrote.


Read the La Jolla Patch column: Six Common Myths About Heart Disease


Read the Rancho Santa Fe column: To Your Health: Six Myths, Facts About Heart Health


The the column in Living East in Chula Vista, “Six Common Myths About Heart Disease,” is not available at this time.

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