Ask Dr. Story: Cardiac Testing

Hello, my name is Dr. Rod Story. Let’s talk about heart disease. If your family’s like mine, heart disease has played a big role in grandparents who passed away earlier than they should–and now that I’m getting to that age, I think about it too. Well I’d like invite you to come and visit with […]

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WHY BIOTRONIK: Innovation That Positively Impacts Physicians

BIOTRONIK’s vascular products are impacting physician practice. I think PK Papyrus is probably the most dramatic example of that. Working in the medical device field, it’s been very rare that I’ve actually sat down with a physician and the first thing that they do is thank me for bringing a product to market. And I’ve […]

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Take the Pressure Off: Your Kidneys and Your Health

Take the Pressure Off: Your Kidneys and Your Health

Take the pressure off: your kidneys and your health. High blood pressure is the 2nd leading cause of kidney failure after diabetes. If you have high blood pressure, you’re at risk for chronic kidney disease, which can lead to kidney failure. Kidney disease also increases your chances of stroke, heart attack, and death. Early-stage kidney […]

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SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH (It’s not so sudden)

SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH (It’s not so sudden)

Yeah we’re doing a YouTube Live today February 19, 2020 this one is Sudden Cardiac Death: The Hollywood Myth now that sounds weird right I mean we know that happens a lot we’ll talk about it I’m actually… I’m… the Hollywood myth that’s a quote from a sort of a quote from Harvard Health a […]

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Treatments for Cardiovascular Disease | Angioplasty with Stenting Demonstrated

Treatments for cardiovascular diseases are usually the same for both men and women. They may include lifestyle changes, medications, surgical procedures, and cardiac rehabilitation. Even with lifestyle changes, some medications may be necessary to fully manage the condition. Medications are usually prescribed to keep blood pressure and cholesterol levels down. Cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins work […]

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