Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Being Heart Healthy is About ‘Eating Patterns’...

As the first “shelter-in-place” orders went into effect in March of this year, the American Heart Association (AHA) intensified its...

December 23, 2020

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

Loyola Marymount University power forward Hank Gathers, Detroit Pistons G-league guard and forward Zeke Upshaw, and Boston Celtics shooting guard...

December 22, 2020

Why You Shouldn’t Delay Care: Heart Attacks,...

The holiday season is here, and so is the annual uptick in the number of cardiovascular emergencies.   “The increased...

December 14, 2020

Diabetes Drug Can Treat or Reverse Heart...

Researchers have found that people with heart failure — a growing and sometimes deadly condition — showed vast improvements and...

December 8, 2020

Diabetes & The Heart: It’s Not Just...

Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease are directly linked — but not because of blood sugar.  Metabolic disorders play the...

December 1, 2020

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute Program Keeps...

Heart failure, as the name suggests, occurs when the heart fails to pump enough blood throughout the body, according to...

December 1, 2020

Monitoring Your Health: Benefits and Limits of...

To appreciate the explosion of wearable devices devoted to health that has occurred over the past decade, you need only...

November 16, 2020

More Adults Under 45 Facing Early-Stage Heart...

There are studies and healthcare trends that point to an increase in early-stage heart disease among younger adults, or those...

November 11, 2020

Controlling Your Blood Pressure in Times of...

Most people know this vital health measurement as a top and bottom number, which refers to the pressure of blood...

November 2, 2020

A Cardiologist Explains Impact of Stress on...

The year 2020 has taken its toll on the stress levels of most people, but some are more vulnerable than...

October 27, 2020

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Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s Advanced Neuro-interventional Suite...

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s new advanced neuro-interventional suite has the first-in-the-nation distinction of featuring two state-of-the-art technologies at one location: Boca Raton Regional Hospital, part of...

Outpatient Procedure Can Instantly Relieve Chronic...

Each year in the United States, roughly 1.5 million people are diagnosed with compression fractures of the spine, a painful condition that can severely limit...

Screenings: Which to Get & Which...

What’s the difference between diagnostic tests and screening tests? How do doctors decide which ones you need?  Why are some conditions under-screened or over-screened?  And...

Dementia & Memory Disorders: When Certain...

We all occasionally draw a blank on a password or forget where we left our keys. Developing some minor memory issues can be a part...

Pituitary Tumors & Vision Issues: Grateful...

Carol Bailey does not hesitate to let someone know that she enjoys “life tremendously.” She loves to take motorcycle trips with her husband. They go...

Roundup: Asymptomatic Persons Transmit 59% of...

New CDC Data: 59% of COVID-19 Cases Spread by Persons With No Symptoms People infected with COVID-19 who have no symptoms transmit more than half...

Primary Care and Endocrinology Patients Have...

Baptist Health South Florida’s new wellness and medical complex in Plantation, which opened recently at 1228 South Pine Island Road just north of I-595, has...

Memory Loss & Dementia: Are You...

We’ve all forgotten where we left our car keys, or the name of an old acquaintance. It’s not uncommon to develop some memory issues as a...

‘Too Far, Too Fast’ — Physician...

During the COVID-19 pandemic, both experienced and newbie runners have hit the roads and parks to offset the effects of spending more time at home...