How parents can help prevent ‘silent heart attacks,’ the leading cause of student athlete deaths 

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If your child is a student athlete, listen up! Board-certified emergency medical physician Dr. Vivian Nriagu visits Morning Dose to share what your child’s physical evaluation should consist of…and how it could save a life. Nriagu explains hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, commonly known as HCM, which can lead to ‘silent heart attacks’ in student athletes.

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