Heart Disease

Can Heart Disease Go Away on its Own?

|   February 13, 2020   |   Heart Disease

Can Heart Disease Go Away on its Own?

Many people don’t realize that heart disease is the number one killer of Americans each year. What they also don’t realize is that it can largely be prevented by simple lifestyle changes. Read to learn more about heart disease and what you can do to prevent it.

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How Much Do You Know About Heart Disease?

|   April 5, 2019   |   Heart Disease

How Much Do You Know About Heart Disease?

Did you know that 47% of Americans have at least one of three major risk factors leading to heart disease? Heart disease is the number one cause of death, and yet most people are more cautious about cancer development. 

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A Lifesaving Vaccination

|   February 15, 2019   |   Heart Disease

A Lifesaving Vaccination

Every year you are faced with the decision to get your flu shot, or not. While shots are never a welcomed experience, there are many benefits to the flu shot.

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Cold Hearted

|   December 7, 2018   |   Heart Disease

Cold Hearted

During the holidays, having a cold heart is a popular metaphor for lacking compassion and a loving spirit. Like so many, this metaphor contains an element of truth. Studies have revealed that cold weather affects our physical hearts and can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease and heart attack.

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Why Heat and Humidity is Hard on the Heart

|   August 6, 2018   |   Heart Disease

Why Heat and Humidity is Hard on the Heart

Summer is an optimal time of year for those of all ages to hit the surf, go on vacation, participate in sports, and essentially spend a lot of time outdoors. When it comes to heart and cardiovascular health, patients hear time and time again how important it is to stay physically active–whether it’s brisk walking, running, or aerobics.

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