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STORIES FROM THE HEART: 26-year-old rebuilds life, golf game after stroke

The day before Thanksgiving 2009, Drew Sperling woke up looking forward to playing a round of golf with his dad. The words he spoke to a friend that morning sounded slurred. Then Drew lost consciousness. He was bleeding inside his …

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Mount Sinai Heart receives $3.8 million grant

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Stephanie Dempsey testifies about the personal toll of chronic diseases

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American Heart Association launches new sodium reduction campaign

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