Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

New Endovascular Suite at Bethesda Heart Hospital...

Bethesda Heart Hospital has become the first hospital in Palm Beach County — and one of just a few in...

February 26, 2021

A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women: Understanding...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female...

February 23, 2021

Rushed from Panama to Miami Cardiac &...

Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and...

February 22, 2021

Knowing You Have PAD (Peripheral Artery Disease)...

Most patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have never heard of the disease until they are diagnosed. What makes this...

February 17, 2021

Coronary Artery Disease: Vital Facts on This...

Does coronary artery disease (CAD) refer to the more general term of “heart disease”? Not exactly, but CAD is the...

February 16, 2021

Diabetes & The Heart: An Individualized Risk-Reduction...

While the connection between diabetes and heart disease has been known for more than 40 years, there’s been little guidance...

February 11, 2021

Q&A on Athletes and Heart Disease: ‘You...

Despite their peak physical fitness, athletes aren’t eligible for a “get out of jail free card” when it comes to...

February 10, 2021

Sleep, Insomnia & Your Health

The most common sleep disorder, insomnia, often goes undiagnosed or untreated. Whether it’s difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep or waking...

February 9, 2021

At the Heart of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

If you’ve been diagnosed with an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), you understandably may be alarmed. When an AAA ruptures, it...

February 9, 2021

From Guatemala With Gratitude: Businessman Takes HeartFelt...

Javier Gomez, an executive for a family-owned agricultural business in Guatemala, turned 50 in September and describes himself as a...

February 8, 2021

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For cancer patients who have complex cancers with limited options or who have exhausted all other treatment options, clinical trials can be a beacon of...

What to Expect at an Appointment...

If you’ve been experiencing worrisome symptoms, have a family or personal history of heart or vascular disease, or simply want to learn how to lower...

Is it Allergies or COVID-19? Some...

Despite the very subtle change of seasons in South Florida, seasonal allergies are very common because there’s plenty of pollen in the air and mold...

When Precision Matters: New Technology at...

Every millimeter matters when you’re undergoing delicate spine surgery. That’s why a new groundbreaking robotic platform to assist neurosurgeons adds an extra measure of surety at Marcus...

Resistant Hypertension: Controlling Blood Pressure Via...

Nearly half of adults in the U.S., or about 108 million, have hypertension, or high blood pressure. An even more concerning fact: Only about 1...

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Pfizer, Moderna: Updated Testing Finds Vaccines Highly Effective After Six Months The COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech provide at least 6 months of protection...

Ask the Psychiatrist: Are You Fooling...

“We are living in a time that is quite stressful,” says Rachel V.F. Rohaidy, M.D., a board-certified psychiatrist at Baptist Health Primary Care. “Talking about...