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Swollen legs can signal vein disease

The circulatory system is a busy, complex one that relies on some basic “plumbing” concepts to deliver blood throughout our bodies. Charged with bringing deoxygenated blood back to the heart for recycling, healthy veins are an important part of this … Continue reading

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HCMC NETWORK FEATURE: Patient’s chest opened to save life; MDs credit HCMC medical training

“My residency training made all the difference.” Although cracking open a chest in the Emergency Department makes for dramatic television, it does not happen every day. In fact, it was only recently reported that the procedure was used for the … Continue reading

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