Wear Red Day for Women’s Heart Health – UC Davis Health

Wear Red Day for Women’s Heart Health – UC Davis Health

Today is “National Wear Red Day,” which is the day that we use to especially help raise awareness about heart disease in women, which is the leading killer of women and about the importance of prevention and adoption of heart healthy lifestyles. A lot of times women are just so busy with their day, they’re […]

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Why We Go Red | UC San Diego Health

Why We Go Red | UC San Diego Health

I go red for myself and I go red for my brother who is a heart transplant survivor. I go red because I want to live a very long healthy life. I go red because I’m a woman. Hi my name is Bea and I go red for me and I also go red for […]

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Be Aware: Women and Heart Disease

Be Aware: Women and Heart Disease

Hi, I’m Dr. Harjit Chahal, cardiologist at MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute. And I am Dr. Ezequiel Molina, cardiac surgeon, also with MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute. Dr. Chahal: It’s American Heart Month and we are here to talk about women and heart disease. Dr. Molina: Heart disease is the leading cause of death nationally. […]

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Heart Healthy Cardiac Physiology

Heart Healthy Cardiac Physiology

– Hi, my name’s Jenny Sprengler. I’m an RN with the cardiology clinic at the St. Cloud VA. Today we’re going to talk about cardiac physiology, or how your heart works. The heart is a muscle, it’s about the size of your fist, and it sits in the center of your chest and a little […]

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