Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Cardiometabolic Disease: Understanding a Global Killer

Cardiometabolic disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the world – so why haven’t you heard about it? ...

July 20, 2021

Leg & Feet Swelling: Causes, Prevention and...

There are dozens of reasons for swelling in the legs and feet, ranging from harmless to serious to downright dangerous....

June 25, 2021

Leg Swelling: Is It Serious?

Swollen ankles, puffy legs — we’ve all experienced them at some point.  There are dozens of possible causes. Most aren’t...

June 22, 2021

Why Don’t Men Go to the Doctor?

Men are much less likely than women to seek medical attention when they’re not feeling well. The question is: why? Why are...

June 15, 2021

Even for Men Who Ignore Their Health,...

Among the things spouses will never understand about their husbands – aside from their inability to ask for directions when...

June 15, 2021

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

Christian Eriksen, the Danish soccer star who collapsed on the field during a European Championship match Saturday, suffered cardiac arrest...

June 13, 2021

Do Men and Women Sleep Differently?

Who tends to wake up earlier? Who is more prone to sleep apnea? What role do hormones play? And how...

June 8, 2021

How an Earlier Bedtime Can Boost Your...

Does being a night owl have health consequences, regardless of how many hours of sleep you get? It certainly appears...

June 8, 2021

Road Trip to Quick Recovery: Patient is...

Having survived a heart attack nearly six years ago, Cliff Watkin, 62, and his wife were living a comfortable retirement...

May 27, 2021

Can Staying Up Too Late Hurt Your...

Just because you are able to get by with limited sleep, it doesn’t mean you should. Skimping on sleep in...

May 24, 2021

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Women Are Still Less Likely to...

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Unless you or someone you know has been diagnosed with it, odds are you probably don’t know too much about sarcoma. It’s an extremely rare...

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Knowing Your Sweat Rate Can Help...

The thousands of long-distance runners who have trained for months for this weekend's ING marathon and half-marathon know how important hydration is for health and...