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Living a Healthy Life Goes Beyond Exercise and Diet. Ways to Improve Your Mental Health This Year

Living a Healthy Life Goes Beyond Exercise and Diet. Ways to Improve Your Mental Health This Year Living a Healthy Life Goes Beyond Exercise and Diet. Ways to Improve Your Mental Health This Year

We talk a lot about the importance of taking care of your body, especially using exercise and diet as tools for achieving heart health. Those facts will never change, and the things you put in your body will always contribute to or detract from your overall health. However, it’s vital that we also mention mental […]

What to Expect Following an Angioplasty

What to Expect Following an Angioplasty What to Expect Following an Angioplasty

So, your cardiologist has ordered an angioplasty? Despite some patient fears, this procedure is a relatively standard and straightforward one. We find that knowledge of the facts soothes our patients’ anxieties. The more you know about any upcoming procedure, the more confident you can feel about it. Today we’re going to attempt to answer all […]

How to Make Your Holiday Dinner Heart Healthy This Year

How to Make Your Holiday Dinner Heart Healthy This Year How to Make Your Holiday Dinner Heart Healthy This Year

Mastering a heart-healthy diet is not always easy. It’s easy to get off track fast when you add to it the complication of lots of delicious, rich holiday foods. For most people, the motivation to make healthy choices is strong. We want to live as long as possible, remain strong and agile, and stick around […]

Can Consuming More Whole Grain Help to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk?

Can Consuming More Whole Grain Help to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk? Can-Consuming-More-Whole-Grain-Help-to-Reduce-Cardiovascular-Risk

Wouldn’t it be great if one single food you could eat would help you reduce your cardiovascular risk? Every year a new diet trend proposes one single food as the cure for all of our ailments. Acai, kale, and celery are some of the most recent trends, and the idea is very compelling for most […]

How Vein Ablations Can Improve Your Quality Of Life

How Vein Ablations Can Improve Your Quality Of Life How Vein Ablations Can Improve Your Quality Of Life

When you hear the term varicose veins, most people can conjure an image of dark purple and blue veins scrolled on the back of a person’s legs. It’s not a look that anyone is going for, so it’s clear why people would want to have them removed. But it’s also not just an image problem, […]

Potential Risks of Vein Ablations and How We Prevent Them

Potential Risks of Vein Ablations and How We Prevent Them Potential Risks of Vein Ablations and How We Prevent Them

Many people think of varicose veins as unsightly blemishes that protrude through a person’s skin. And while all of that is true, there are other factors thought you should know about this condition. Varicose veins occur when the veins in a person’s legs are unable to pump blood back to their heart effectively. Sometimes this […]

What Conditions Will A Vascular Ultrasound Discover?

What Conditions Will A Vascular Ultrasound Discover? What Conditions Will A Vascular Ultrasound Discover?

Decades ago there was a ride at Epcot in Orlando, Florida called Body Wars. This ride provided park-goers the chance to experience what it may be like to travel through the veins and arteries and see first-hand how the body’s white blood cells respond to the small trauma of a splinter. Fortunately, cardiologists don’t depend […]