Tag: sports cardiology

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

Getting Ready for the Big Game

This weekend’s Super Bowl is sure to feature some incredible feats of athleticism. From their hearts and lungs to their...

February 9, 2022

Taking Your Walks to the Next Level:...

Want to get more of a workout from your walks? Power walking burns a similar number of calories as running,...

February 7, 2022

When Should Runners Worry About Surging Heart...

If you’re a regular runner — or going as far as training for a marathon or half-marathon — you’ve probably...

January 20, 2022

Why ‘Exercise Prescriptions’ Are Good Medicine

Getting a prescription for a medication is nothing new. Neither is getting your doctor’s advice to exercise regularly. When that...

January 18, 2022

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

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

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