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MADISON, WI. – Think you know about your heart?

Your doctor may disagree. Cardiovascular medicine faculty at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health say they’ve heard plenty of myths about heart disease – and patients who believe them may be at increased risk because of the misinformation.

To shine some truth on the subject, these cardiologists have provided a quick list of some of the most common myths they encounter in patient care. Think of it as a heart reality check.

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Student-produced PSA to air on local cable channels
Lights, camera, action!

The Oregon Community and Family Coalition has announced the completion of a public service announcement (PSA) made by the winners of their Oregon’s Next Top Director Contest.

Contest winners include Clay High School students Kelli Patay, Molly Kissling and Adam Mihalko. The  three students worked with Phil Mariasy of Allied Media, who donated his time to produce a 30-second commercial entitled “Consider This,” which concentrates on the consequences of underage drinking.

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SAN FRANCISCO – Imagine not being able to read the newspaper, watch television, or drive your car.

These are a few of the things many seniors have trouble doing due to various eye diseases. In fact, by the age of 65, one in three Americans has some form of vision impairing eye disease. However, with the U.S. economy experiencing a major downturn, senior communities on fixed incomes are struggling to pay for health care.

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