Heart & Vascular

Learning how to survive a heart attack alone. June 12, 2019

How to survive a heart attack when you’re alone

The first few hours after a heart attack are critical. Learn about heart-attack warning signs and what to do if symptoms strike.

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Heart & Vascular

Runner massaging pain in leg. Consider PAD treatment. May 29, 2019

Legs aching when you exercise? It might be PAD

Peripheral artery disease, or PAD, occurs when one or more of the arteries supplying blood to the extremities is compromised. Here’s what to watch for, and when to seek help.

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Heart & Vascular

Nurse checking patient's blood pressure to catch early warning signs of stroke. May 15, 2019

Surviving a stroke: Why access to a comprehensive stroke center matters

Timing is everything when it comes to stroke survival. Here’s what’s unique about a comprehensive stroke center, from cerebrovascular surgery options to neurocritical care.

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SCAD: What women should know about this cause of heart attacks

Spontaneous coronary artery dissection is an important cause of heart attack for young women to understand.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention Women's Health

signs of sudden cardiac arrest April 2, 2019

Don’t ignore the early warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest

New findings suggest that patients who respond to early symptoms could save their lives.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention

daily exercise April 2, 2019

10 easy ways to get moving more each day

Short bursts of activity can be easier to fit into your busy schedule. Try these to keep moving.

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Fitness Heart & Vascular Weight Management

February 25, 2019

10 heart questions you should ask your doctor

Make the most of your next doctor's visit with this checklist of must-ask heart-health questions.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention

Heart failure January 31, 2019

Heart failure: It’s not what you think

Heart failure is more prevalent in the South. Here's what you need to know.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention

Man and woman speaking with primary care specialist. January 10, 2019

Making the heart care transition from pediatrics to adulthood

Young patients with congenital heart disease must learn to manage their condition as they become adults. Here’s what you need to know about making this important shift.

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