Depression, stress, anxiety, and other emotional states really do affect your cardiovascular health.
Nephrologists work with controlling high blood pressure through the additional training they have received.
We all know there is a need to have more primary care physicians in the country and the challenge to develop more of them is on-going.
A mother and nurse whose son died of an unknown heart defect, has started a movement offering free electrocardiogram screenings for teenagers. Not everyone is on board.
We know that high blood pressure is called the silent killer. It’s also well known that many people refuse to take medications to control it.
When I tell my patients they have an irregular heartbeat I am often surprised by the fact that they say they knew that they had something wrong and could feel it but chose to ignore the problem. Don’t.
The American Heart Association updated its Heart Disease Prevention Guidelines for Women today.