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WARNING: Rise in Deaths Linked to Coronary Stents

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Recently, there has been a dramatic increase in deaths associated with coronary stents.  These tiny metal-mesh tubes, “stents,” are placed inside arteries to keep them open, ensuring adequate blood flow. According to MedlinePlus, an online medical encyclopedia curated by the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, “Most of the time,… Continue Reading