Heart & Vascular


Life’s Essential 8: Here’s Why Proper Sleep...

Proper sleep duration of 7 to 9 hours a night for adults, and more for children, is now considered an essential component for healthy living,...

July 12, 2022 / 4 min read


Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First in...

If you have chronic venous insufficiency (CVI), valves in your veins – most commonly in the leg – don’t work properly, causing blood to pool...

June 23, 2022 / 2 min read


Miami Heart Study Advances Preventive Cardiology as...

The first detailed report of the landmark Miami Heart Study, or MiHeart, launched in 2015 by teams at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, part of...

June 1, 2022 / 5 min read


Ventricular Tachycardia: An Arrhythmia That May Require...

Under certain conditions, ventricular tachycardia (VT) can be a serious irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia. Caused by irregular electrical signals in the heart’s lower chambers, VT...

April 14, 2022 / 3 min read


Good Hydration Daily Linked to Lower Risk...

Staying well hydrated regularly — with water — is beneficial for a range of bodily functions and mental sharpness, and helps the body minimize joint...

April 11, 2022 / 3 min read


Preventing Both Heart Disease and Cancer: Common...

Most people are aware that healthy eating and drinking, weight management, not smoking and staying physically active can prevent heart disease. But fewer realize that...

March 17, 2022 / 4 min read


He’s Walking Again and Grateful for His...

A general contractor based in Boca Raton who was formerly a paramedic, Richard Edwards, 58, realized the critical nature of his condition — which caused...

March 16, 2022 / 4 min read


Lifelong Benefits of Exercise: Can 75 Be...

As part of a new major study of lifelong exercisers, researchers have found that those in their mid-70s who have been active for most of...

March 10, 2022 / 3 min read


Sports Cardiology: Advances in Diagnosing, Treating the...

Sports cardiology is advancing quite rapidly, covering the specialized care of both professional and amateur athletes — and the very athletic person who is absolutely...

February 23, 2022 / 4 min read