Tag: cardiovascular disease

How Pregnancy Can Be a Predictor of...

Carrying extra weight, having high blood pressure and being sedentary are well-known risk factors for heart disease. But here’s another...

February 28, 2022

Cancer Patients with Heart Issues Benefit from...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute’s Diagnostic Center has played a vital role during the pandemic, using the most advance cardiac...

February 24, 2022

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...

February 23, 2022

Women & Heart Health

Both men and women get heart disease, but women are more likely to die from it.  In fact, heart disease...

February 22, 2022

Program Will Help Target Women’s Early Cardiovascular...

Women and heart disease — despite endless educational campaigns — is still a combination that surprises many, especially women and...

February 22, 2022

Myocarditis, COVID-19 and Heart Failure: Clearing Up...

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the term myocarditis — referring to inflammation of the heart muscle — was not exactly well...

February 18, 2022

Minimally Invasive Care Helps Retired FIU Administrator...

After undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery, many patients might hesitate to display their scars. Not Larry Lunsford. He proudly shows...

February 17, 2022

Men & Heart Health

During American Heart Month, we take a look at the differences between men and women when it comes to preventing,...

February 15, 2022

Hispanic Women Face Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Cardiovascular disease, or CVD, ranks No. 1 in causes of death for women overall, according to the American Heart Association...

February 15, 2022

Advances in Heart Valve Repair, Replacement at...

Everyone’s heart pumps with the vital help of four valves that direct blood in and out of each chamber. When...

February 9, 2022

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Roundup: Higher Rates of Heart-Health Risk...

Projected Higher Rates of Heart Disease Risk Factors to Impact Minorities Most, Researchers Find By the year 2060, projected rates of cardiovascular risk factors and...

Baptist Health Miami Cardiac & Vascular...

Using real-time ultrasound imaging during minimally invasive heart procedures is a relatively new advancement that has just recently taken a major step forward with the...

Ask the Psychiatrist: What to Expect...

While awareness of mental health issues and resources have become more mainstream in recent years, a South Florida psychiatrist says that many people who could...

Preventing Cognitive Decline: 5 Tips to...

Preventing cognitive decline has made the news lately. A new study indicates that physical and mental activities as people age can preserve the brain’s processing...

Miami Cancer Institute Launches Global Consortium...

Miami Cancer Institute has spearheaded the creation of the Global Bladder Cancer Consortium (GBCC), a collaboration between the world’s top experts in bladder cancer. Among...

Reading the Medication Labels

The package inserts on medications these days read like a laundry list of potential side effects. How do we know which would be more common...

A Celebrity’s Bout with Ruptured Aneurysms...

Actress Emilia Clarke, 35, best known for her role in Game of Thrones, recently spoke candidly about her struggles since suffering two ruptured aneurysms over...

Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency;...

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency; Here’s What That Means The White House has declared monkeypox a public health emergency, a move that gives...

Basics of De-Stressing: Identifying, Resolving Stress...

In today’s rapidly changing world, stress is all around us and it’s hard to avoid some form of stress sometime during the day. “Anything can...

Better Breastfeeding: Tips for Expectant and...

You’ve stocked up on diapers, struggled to properly install your car seat and put together the crib. Now you’re anxiously awaiting the birth of your...