A coronary calcium scan is a test that can help estimate someone’s risk of developing heart disease or having a heart attack or stroke.

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Most adult hearts beat 50-100 times per minute at rest. If you have bradycardia, that means your heart beats slower than normal.

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Eating a heart-healthy diet and exercising more often can help lower elevated levels of LDL cholesterol and prevent heart disease.

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Diabetes and heart disease often go hand in hand. If you have diabetes, it's important to take steps to protect your heart.

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