Dr. Oz on Women's Heart Health
Oprah's resident MD, Mehmet Oz, shares his most effective tips for keeping your heart healthy.
By Mehmet Oz, MD
O, The Oprah Magazine | From the February 2010 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine
Any chronic infection (including gingivitis) stimulates your body to protect against bleeding with an increase in clotting—a recipe for heart attack.
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