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Veterans with depression, heart disease battle to pay for care


ARLINGTON, Virginia — Veterans with heart disease and depression are more likely than those without depression to struggle paying for medications and medical visits and often report delays in seeking medical care, according to a new study.

Compared to veteran heart patients without depression, those with […]

Efforts to prevent heart disease and stroke aim to curb rising medical costs

The economic cost of cardiovascular disease and stroke in the United States has never been higher, but investing in cardiovascular health now could head off serious financial burdens in the future.

In “Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics — 2015 Update: A Report From the American Heart Association,” published in the […]

January 29th, 2015|Categories: Health|Tags: |2 Comments