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Follow-up cholesterol testing reduces risk of reocurrence for heart attack and stroke patients

19:00 EST 11 Nov 2017 | AAAS

(Intermountain Medical Center) If you have a heart attack or stroke, it's important to get your 'bad' cholesterol measured by your doctor on a follow up visit. Researchers have found that one step is significantly associated with a reduced risk of suffering another serious cardiovascular episode.

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