• HEART HEALTH

    Who should take blood thinners?

    Apr 25, 2017
    Patients with Atrial Fibrillation, congenital heart defects or have had heart valve surgery may have to take a blood thinner to help prevent blood clots. An alternative to blood thinners is a minimall... Continue Reading

  • NUTRITION, HEART HEALTH

    Six foods to add, six foods to avoid in a heart-he...

    Feb 14, 2017
    A healthy diet is vital in the fight against heart disease. Sure you eat fruits and vegetables, but there are other foods you can add to your diet to improve your heart’s health. Along the same lines,... Continue Reading

  • HEART HEALTH

    Understanding Atrial Fibrillation and its misconce...

    Feb 2, 2017
    Any person, ranging from children to adults, can develop Atrial Fibrillation (AFib), and many medical researchers believe the number of cases will increase because people are living longer. It’s impor... Continue Reading

  • HEART HEALTH

    What causes Atrial Fibrillation?

    Dec 16, 2016
    Atrial Fibrillation is a condition in which the upper chambers of the heart experience erratic impulses which cause the atria to beat irregularly or quiver (usually rapidly). What causes this? Cardiac... Continue Reading