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How to Avoid a Holiday Heart Attack

To help keep yourself on track over the holidays, check out these simple tips to keep yourself heart-healthy.

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What You Need to Know About Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month (November) is aimed to make people aware of this disease.

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After 3-Year Wait, Pediatric Transplant Patient Receives Heart & Celebrates Surprise Birthday Party

Seth Turner was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a complex and rare heart defect in which the left side of his heart was critically underdeveloped. After a three-year wait,...

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Tips on How to Eat To Your Heart’s (and Your Tastebuds’) Content

Many people might be surprised to learn that Heart-Smart food substitutes allow you to cut fat without sacrificing the taste.

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Making Cardiac Caths Easier for Patients

Over 80 million adults suffer from a form of heart disease. With today’s prevalence of heart disease, many adults will need coronary care or intervention in a hospital cardiac catheterization...

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Medications to Avoid if You Have High Blood Pressure

Some medications can cause rises in blood pressure, so if you have high blood pressure, it is wise to be aware of which medications can increase your blood pressure.

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Have You Heard about Adult Congenital Heart Disease?

What is ACHD? As a cardiologist specializing in this topic, this is a somewhat common question I hear. ACHD stands for Adult Congenital Heart Disease, but it actually occurs at...

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7 Easy Steps to Ideal Heart Health

Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States?

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