Can A Pet Save Your Life? A Cardiologist Explains

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My philosophy in caring for heart patients in the last 25 plus years is that I’m all for having the biggest toolbox at your disposal. If you can improve your diet, great. Exercise, amazing. Stress reduction, bring it on. Herbs, vitamins, yoga, Tai Chi, meditation, sauna, laughter, sleep … go for it! Cardiovascular disease is […]

Today Is National Wear Red Day – Help Women Prevent Heart Disease!

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Right now, think of five women that you love. It could be your mother, your grandmother, your daughter, your sister, and your best friend. Don’t you want to do everything you can to keep them safe, loved, and healthy? Today is National Wear Red Day hosted by the American Heart Association Go Red For Women […]

New 2010 CPR Guidelines: Are You Prepared For An Emergency At Home?

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“Be Prepared… the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise.” The American Heart Association has updated it’s 2005 guidelines on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiac care. For CPR, the […]