Marathons Donít Cause Heart Attacks
Interview: Aaron Baggish, MD, associate director, Cardiovascular Performance Program, Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center
The Boston Marathon takes place this week, and we have good news for folks wondering whether long-distance running is safe for their hearts. It is.
Heart specialist and researcher Aaron Baggish, MD, discusses his studyís findings with Sound Medicineís Dr. Steve Bogdewic, himself a runner. Dr. Baggish is associate director of the Cardiovascular Performance Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center.