Cardiovascular diseases are the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. On average, one American dies every 39 seconds of cardiovascular disease – disorders of the heart and blood vessels. The American Heart Association estimates that the direct and indirect cost for cardiovascular disease in the U.S. for 2010 was $503.2 billion.
"Mehta would like to see full disclosure of what’s in energy drinks. He’d also like to see regulation of how much caffeine they can contain. He urges parents to pay close attention to what their children are drinking."
WARFARIN Study at Colorado Heart & Vascular to Assess Impact of Genetic Testing in Reducing Hospitalizations and Deaths Caused by Warfarin
To improve patient safety and reduce healthcare costs, Denver takes major role in first personalized medicine study authorized by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services