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Studies Reveal Endurance Exercise Damaging to Heart

A recent study looked at the heart function of 40 elite long-term endurance athletes after four endurance races of varying lengths. They found that: Right ventricular (RV) function diminished after races Blood levels of cardiac enzymes (markers for heart injury) increased The longer the race, the greater the decrease in RV function 12 percent of…

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