Do you know the SADS warning signs?
Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes (SADS) are genetic heart conditions that can cause sudden death in young, apparently healthy people. These SADS Conditions include:
Check out this video (recorded February 2019 for National Heart Month) where Dr. Ackerman discusses the warning signs of sudden cardiac death.
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