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Recognizing the Early Signs of Peripherial Artery Disease

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a vascular condition in which blockages in your veins limit the blood flow through your legs. Keep reading to learn how to recognize the signs of PAD — and how we can support your vascular health.

Jun 25th, 2020
Is Heart Failure Reversible?

Heart failure doesn’t mean your heart stops, but it is a serious condition. Because heart failure can have severe consequences, it’s important to manage the condition. Read more to learn if heart failure is reversible — and how we can help.

May 27th, 2020
How to Protect Your Heart From Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation, or AFib, is the most common type of irregular heartbeat in the United States. Though you may not have symptoms, you could still have AFib. Learn the signs and how to protect yourself from this potentially serious heart problem.

Mar 17th, 2020
Palpitations: What to Do When Your Heart Skips a Beat

Is your heart all aflutter as if you’re excited even when you’re not? Do you feel your heart skip a beat or pound harder in your chest? Heart palpitations like these are usually nothing to worry about. Learn what to do when your heart skips a beat.

Feb 4th, 2020
Is Stress Causing Your High Blood Pressure?

If you find yourself stressed out on a regular basis, it likely doesn’t do your mood any good. But do you know what it’s doing to your health? Find out the physical consequences of heavy stress, and more importantly, what you can do about it.

Dec 1st, 2019
How Women Experience Heart Attacks Differently

Symptoms of a heart attack are different in women than men, so women might not realize they’re experiencing a heart attack. Read on to learn how women experience heart attacks differently from men, so you can get the help you need in an emergency.

Nov 1st, 2019
Varicose Veins Aren’t Just a Cosmetic Issue

When people think about varicose veins, most imagine an unsightly cosmetic issue. Many people don’t realize varicose veins can actually be a serious health concern. Read on to learn more about varicose veins and the problems they can cause.

Oct 1st, 2019
8 Lifestyle Tips for Lowering Your Cholesterol

If you have high levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, you’re at a higher risk for heart attack, stroke, and other life-threatening conditions. Thankfully, you can lower your cholesterol by changing your habits.

Sep 1st, 2019
Who Should Have a Stress Test and How Often?

Do you wonder about having a stress test? If you struggle with heart problems, or have had heart issues in the past, stress tests with a cardiologist can diagnose problems that can’t be seen when your heart is at rest.

Aug 1st, 2019
Why are People Who are in Their 50s Having Strokes?

If it shocked you to hear that Luke Perry and John Singleton — two young celebrities — died of strokes recently, it may shock you, even more, to know it’s not uncommon. There’s a trend toward strokes among a younger crowd that you should know about.

Jun 12th, 2019