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Concerns about heart health amid the opioid, meth epidemic

Article from the American Heart Association

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From the article in the American Heart Association (Heart.org) site:

"A study in November showed opioid use may increase the risk of atrial fibrillation, or AFib, a type of irregular heart rhythm that can lead to a stroke. The study included medical records of more than 857,000 young and middle-age military veterans and showed opioid use increases the likelihood of AFib by 34 percent."