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Billings Clinic now offers WATCHMAN implant

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Still in your health news, Billings Clinic is now offering a new procedure to patients who would have to travel out of state otherwise. It's is a way to prevent blood clots to help prevent strokes.

This implant is a non-valvular atrial fibrillation, an alternative to long-term potent blood thinners.

The technology behind this implant is fairly new, so not every hospital is able to perform the procedure. 

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