Category Archive for Heart Disease
When the Cause of Chest Pain Is Not a Heart Attack
September 15, 2022 9:44 am
When you or a loved one experiences chest pain, it’s natural to think a heart attack is to blame. Heart attacks can be deadly,... View Article
Can You Die From a Broken Heart?
August 30, 2022 3:01 pm
If you’ve ever had a broken heart after the end of a relationship or the death of a loved one, you may have felt like your heart was physically breaking.... View Article
Is Your Blood Pressure Too Low?
August 11, 2022 9:10 am
We hear a lot about the dangers of high blood pressure, but is it also possible to have blood pressure too low?... View Article
Are Antibiotics Before Dental Work Really Necessary?
August 9, 2022 5:53 pm
For a long time, people with risk factors for heart conditions were told to take antibiotics before dental work to protect against complications from dental procedures.... View Article
What You Should Know About Heart Strength and Surgery
July 19, 2022 2:17 pm
After years battling osteoarthritis in your knee, you now need a knee replacement. But you also have heart disease. Is your heart strong enough for you to undergo surgery?... View Article
Take Action After a Heart Disease Diagnosis
July 7, 2022 12:24 pm
You’d been experiencing shortness of breath and occasional dizziness for a while. On your last visit to the doctor, you were diagnosed with heart disease.... View Article
Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack: What’s the Difference?
June 30, 2022 1:51 pm
Heart attacks and cardiac arrest are both serious and sometimes deadly heart health conditions. While the two terms are often used interchangeably,... View Article
At What Age Should I See a Cardiologist for Cardiac Care?
June 7, 2022 12:00 pm
You hit the big 4-0, or maybe even the big 5-0, and now you’re wondering whether it’s time to schedule an appointment with a cardiologist.... View Article
How to Exercise for Heart Health
May 10, 2022 3:45 pm
When you’ve had a heart attack, starting to exercise again may be the last thing on your mind, but it’s important.... View Article
Simple Ways to Improve Your Heart Health
April 14, 2022 4:07 pm
Your heart is the engine that keeps your body running. A healthy heart means every other part of your body is getting the blood and oxygen it needs to perform at its best.... View Article