Heart attack victims risk heart disease

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The American Heart Association reports that younger heart attack survivors may face a  premature death from heart disease. 
 
According to new research, the risk for heart attack patients 50 years old and younger is almost twice as high as the general population. 
 
But researchers stress that overall the risk of premature death after a heart attack has dropped significantly.
 
 
 
A new study finds bipolar teens are at a higher risk of risky behaviors later on.
 
Doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital for children say bipolar adolescents are 34% more likely to abuse drugs and alcohol five years after diagnosis and 22% more likely to smoke.
 
 
 
New research shows dentists are less likely to prescribe antibiotics if they get feedback on their prescriptions. 
 
The study looked at about 800 dentists in the U.K. and found those who received a report detailing their prescriptions wrote about 5% fewer prescriptions.
 

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