Top stories in health and medicine this morning, January 11, 2012

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1. Grief Raises Heart Attack Risk. The death of a loved one can literally be heart-breaking, or at least heart-attack-inducing.

2. Complex Patients Benefit from Team Approach. A team-based approach helps improve control of diabetes, coronary heart disease, and depression in the primary care setting by modifying both patient and physician behaviors.

3. Binge Drinking Common Among Adults, CDC Finds. About one in every six U.S. adults binges on alcohol, according to the CDC.

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