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Mayo Clinic Radio: American Heart Month

February 02, 2019

In an ongoing effort to raise awareness and promote prevention of heart disease, each February is recognized as American Heart Month. On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses heart disease and the cholesterol lowering medications known as statins. Also on the podcast, Dr. Margaret Long, a Mayo Clinic gynecologist, explains birth control options, including a mobile medical app that's been approved by the Food and Drug Administration as a form of birth control. And Dr. Tobias Kohler, a Mayo Clinic urologist, shares a warning: Beware of bogus treatments for erectile dysfunction.