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Could a 16 year old have a heart attack?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

Use of certain drugs can cause a heat attack.

In brief: Yes.

Use of certain drugs can cause a heat attack.
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Dr. Edwin Nebblett
Family Medicine
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In brief: It depends

Current guidelines recommend that all kids be screened for high blood lipids at least once when they're between 9 and 11 years old and again between 17 and 21.
See: http://kidshealth.Org/parent/medical/heart/cholesterol.Html# especially see those that should be checked if there are certain risk factors.

In brief: It depends

Current guidelines recommend that all kids be screened for high blood lipids at least once when they're between 9 and 11 years old and again between 17 and 21.
See: http://kidshealth.Org/parent/medical/heart/cholesterol.Html# especially see those that should be checked if there are certain risk factors.
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