Why Do Arteries Get Clogged? It’s Not What You Think

Why Do Arteries Get Clogged? It’s Not What You Think

Cardiovascular disease has been the number one killer in the world for over a decade and statistically, it’s the number one most likely thing to kill me, so I’m definitely interested in learning more about it. It brings to mind one phrase you may have heard now and then, “clogged arteries.” And I’m going to be […]

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Turn Healthy Resolutions into Lifelong Habits

Turn Healthy Resolutions into Lifelong Habits

– [Narrator] In The Know. For many people living with type 2 diabetes, staying motivated to follow a healthy lifestyle all year long is challenging. – Play the long game. Remember this is a journey and a lifestyle you’re after. When you wanna quit, remember why you started in the first place. In my case, […]

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Check-Up: What Does Cardiac Rehab Involve? (Brett Hoseth, PA)

Check-Up: What Does Cardiac Rehab Involve? (Brett Hoseth, PA)

So, cardiac rehab involves patients who’ve had a coronary event, either a heart attack or coronary stent placement or even bypass surgery. Where they are supervised exercise, usually three-days a week for about an hour. There is an exercise physiologist there that supervises their testing and gives them guidelines and prescriptions for exercise once they […]

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Medical Myth – Adult Congenital Heart Disease cures. Penn State Health 2

Medical Myth – Adult Congenital Heart Disease cures. Penn State Health 2

This is a very common misconception. Not only amongst patients and families but among many physicians. Think of congenital heart surgery as a palliative procedure, adults can often have occurrences of complications that were there in childhood, new complications or something entirely different. Hence, the importance of seeing your ACHD specialist and your ACHD specialist […]

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