Blog Articles

A Quick Look at How to Maintain a Healthy Heart

Your heart is central to your well-being, so maintaining good cardiovascular health is the best way to encourage a long and productive life. While your doctor can help, maintaining a lifestyle that promotes heart health is key.

Nov 29th, 2018
What an Echocardiogram Can Tell You About Your Heart

An echocardiogram is an easy, painless test that’s been around since about 1953, and advances in digital technology continue to increase its value in determining the state of your heart’s health. Learn what an echocardiogram can reveal.

Oct 29th, 2018
How Stress Affects Your Heart

Everyone handles stress differently. But did you know that your stress levels and how you deal with it can affect your heart? Learn what stress does to your heart and how to combat it to keep your heart healthy.

Sep 12th, 2018
Don't Ignore Angina: It's Your Wake-Up Call

When it comes to your cardiovascular health, it’s rare that you receive advanced warning of a life-threatening event like a heart attack, but angina is one such red flag. And you should sit up and take notice.

Aug 23rd, 2018
Could You be Pre-Diabetic?

Type 2 diabetes poses serious threats to your health, such as elevated risk of heart disease and other conditions. Prediabetes shows you’re moving toward type 2 diabetes, but it’s still at a stage where intervention can stop the progress.

Jul 31st, 2018
Simple Tips to Control High Blood Pressure

Scare tactics are usually lousy motivators, but when it comes to hypertension, they can be very effective. High blood pressure is the most common cause of cardiovascular disease-related deaths — and also one of the most preventable.

Jun 28th, 2018