Category: Heart Health

Your Fluttering Heart: Is it Love or an Arrhythmia?

Your Fluttering Heart: Is it Love or an Arrhythmia?

Everyone’s heart skips a beat now and then. Our expert cardiologist tells you how to know if heart palpitations are harmless or if they need to be checked out.

Flu and Your Heart: Can Flu Make Your Heart Sick?

Flu and Your Heart: Can Flu Make Your Heart Sick?

Research has found strong connections between flu and both heart attacks and strokes. Our expert cardiologist tells you what you need to know to protect yourself and your family, including advice to get a flu shot.

Why You Need to Be Holiday Heart Smart

Why You Need to Be Holiday Heart Smart

“Holiday heart” describes the 30% increase in heart attacks and other heart-related events that occur in winter, especially from Christmas through New Year.

How to Prevent Your Own Heart Attack

How to Prevent Your Own Heart Attack

Here’s some news to make your heart sing: Cardiovascular diseases are completely preventable for at least 95% of people just by changing diet and lifestyle. And not only preventable, but usually reversible simply by applying these changes.