How Hot Weather Hurts Your Heart

A nice summer day can be very enjoyable. But when the weather goes from wonderfully warm to brutally hot, it is important to understand...

5 Sneaky Clues You Might Have Heart Disease

Heart disease symptoms don’t always show up in in-your-face ways. Sometimes the clues are subtle. But first, the obvious: If you experience symptoms of a...

What Does a Chest X-Ray Show?

A chest X-ray is a procedure that produces images of the inside of the chest. It helps doctors assess the condition of the lungs,...

TeleHealth Can Help Monitor Your Heart Health

If you, a friend or family member have trouble breathing, swollen feet or ankles, unexplained weight gain, dizziness or confusion, it is important that...

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...

What Causes Cold Hands and Feet?

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...

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ECG vs EKG vs Echocardiogram

Two of the most common tests used to assess the condition of the heart is the electrocardiogram and the echocardiogram. The two procedures are...
how hot weather hurts your heart

How Hot Weather Hurts Your Heart

A nice summer day can be very enjoyable. But when the weather goes from wonderfully warm to brutally hot, it is important to understand...