Cocaine and Heart Attacks

By: CBS News Email
By: CBS News Email

In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, in a U.S. national survey, the risk of heart attack increased four-fold among young adults who'd used cocaine more than 10 times in their lives. Doctors say roughly 10% of heart attacks in those aged 18 to 45 was associated with a history of more than 10 uses of the drug.

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