Medical Imaging Explained

Medical imaging is the process of creating visual representations of internal organs, bones, abnormal growths or inflammations and other structures or areas. It is...

Your Burning Chest

Feeling the burn is great when you’re running or lifting weights. Not so much when you’re trying to sleep. But that’s what heartburn feels...

Weight Training for a Healthy Heart

When most people think of exercise to promote heart health, aerobic activities such as running, biking or swimming come to mind. While there’s no...

Check Your Heart Health

In the month of February, we celebrate Valentine’s Day by giving cards, confectionary and carnations to that special someone in our lives.  What if...

When to Worry About Chest Pain

Chest pain is never something you should ignore. If you are experiencing it and don’t know the cause, it is always best to seek...

Why are My Hands and Feet Always Cold?

Each person’s natural response to temperature changes is different. For example, what feels pleasantly cool to one person may feel unpleasantly cold to another...

ASD Patient Story – Maddie Campbell

Her whole life, Maddie Campbell had a hole in her heart and didn’t know it. She had atrial septal defect (ASD), which is an...

What is atrial septal defect (ASD)?

Atrial septal defect (ASD) is a hole in the septum, or muscular tissue, between the left and right atria, the upper valves of the...

Causes and Risk Factors for Stroke

Stroke occurs when blood flow to a portion of the brain is cut off or greatly reduced. This deprives the brain tissue of oxygen...

Just One Thing: Know Your Blood Pressure Numbers

Knowing your blood pressure numbers is the first step to improving your heart health and protecting other vital organs, too. Uncontrolled high blood pressure can...

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Medical Imaging Explained

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