Types of Diagnostic 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...

Participating in Cardiac Research & Clinical Trials in Louisville

Cardiovascular research trials are investigations to determine if a new drug, device, or procedure can treat a specific heart disease or condition. Learn more about participating in cardiology research trials with Baptist Health.

How to Prevent a Heart Attack in Lexington

Dr. Azhar Aslam, MD discusses heart attack prevention and what patients can do to help avoid heart disease. Learn more with this video from Baptist Health Lexington.

New Medications after a Heart Attack in Lexington

Dr. Robert Sawyer, MD discusses advances in medication for patients who've suffered a heart attack. Learn more about post heart attack medication with this video from Baptist Health Lexington.

Is it Heartburn or a Heart Attack?

You’ve just enjoyed a big dinner with friends and you, or one of your companions, begins suffering severe burning in the chest. We typically...

6 Heart Healthy Lifestyle Choices in Heart Disease Prevention

You already know that good heart health is crucial to you and your family. But during the rush of the day, it's easy to...

Is Red Wine Good for the Heart?

This question has been kicked around for nearly three decades now. And the answer is still a big, fat “maybe.” Is Red Wine Good for...

How to Prevent or Improve Heart Disease

Your heart works hard to keep your body going, so you show it some love in return. Simple actions can protect your ticker against...

When Is It Time for a Heart Stent?

A stent is a small mesh or fabric tube placed in an artery to keep it open when a fatty substance called plaque has...

Heart-Healthy Foods to Eat

Following a healthy diet is one of the most important things you can do to prevent conditions that lead to heart disease. Obesity, high...

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