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Saleem Husain, M.D.

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Cardiac / Heart Health

What Causes a Heart Attack at a Young Age?

When 34-year-old Przemyslaw “Simon” Blazejowicz suffered a heart attack in February 2019, doctors at JFK Medical Center were initially puzzled why such a young man—who also worked out six days a week—would fall among the tiny percentage of Americans under age 40 stricken by heart attacks each year.

Cardiac / Heart Health

Know Your Heart: Anatomy 101

What’s the heart made up of and how does the heart work? Understanding how your heart functions and contributes to your entire body can go a long way in helping you appreciate the hardest-working muscle in your body.