Lifting a Weight on the Heart

Ernie Pauciullo, 66, noticed about two years ago that his typical morning run of three miles was getting slower from a time of 21 minutes down to 30. He also noticed that he was unusually out of breath. Concerned, because in addition to being a runner Mr. Pauciullo was also a power lifter, he went to Southside Hospital cardiologist David Sedaghat, MD.

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