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Dr. Michael Curren

Cardiology
Pittsburgh, PA
14 years experience

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Cardiology

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English

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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Curren
Cardiology 14 years experience
Add additional agent: 40 mg is the maximum recommended dose of lisinopril. Talk to your doctor about adding a second medicine for blood pressure control.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Curren
Cardiology 14 years experience
Stethoscopes: they are both types of stethoscopes, which are the instruments health care providers use to listen to the heart and lungs.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Curren
Cardiology 14 years experience
Diet and exercise: There are several non-statin medications that can improve cholesterol numbers, but the majority of evidence suggests that statins are the only agents that actually prevent things like heart attacks and strokes. The most beneficial thing that you can do is to live a healthy lifestyle-healthy eating, regular aerobic exercise, and not smoking.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Curren is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Curren is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I appreciate your time to ans
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This saved my life. Thank You! Thanks really!
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