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Cause and Prevention of Heart disease Heart disease is very serious issue that can affect many Americans everyday. If the cusps stick together, STENOSIS results. Over time, this causes extraordinary "wear and tear" on the cardiovascular system. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 15 million people work evening shift, night shift, rotating shifts or other schedules outside the traditional 9 AM to 5 PM work day. Some capillaries have specialized functions.

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