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How can antibiotics decrease my risk of having another heart attack?

Dr. Robin Miller, MD
Internal Medicine
If you have a heart attack, your doctor may prescribe you antibiotics. In this video, Dr. Robin Miller explains why antibiotics can reduce your risk for another heart attack by 40%.


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