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Study: Doctors ‘Losing Ground’ in Heart Disease Battle

Clip: 10/10/2019 | 7m 13s Video has closed captioning.

For years, the U.S. saw a steep decline in the number of deaths from heart disease, stroke, diabetes and hypertension – known collectively as cardiometabolic disease. But that downturn has mostly leveled off since 2011, according to researchers. We discuss the rising rate of heart disease with Dr. Vincent Bufalino, a cardiologist with Advocate Medical Group.

Aired: 10/10/19

Rating: NR

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