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Heart Health

23 June 2011

Cocaine silently damages the heart

Heart damage caused by heavy cocaine use can occur without producing any symptoms, according to a new study.

Heart damage caused by heavy cocaine use can occur without producing any symptoms, according to a new study.

More than half of the those addicted to cocaine also used other substances - such as heroin and alcohol - and one in five was infected with either hepatitis C or HIV.

Silent heart attacks in cocain users

 

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