Heart & Vascular

Expert advice about how to prevent, diagnose and treat adult and pediatric cardiovascular conditions

  • What "I love you to the moon and back" says about your heart

    What "I love you to the moon and back" says about your heart

    This popular declaration of love has a different meaning that ties to heart health. Follow these tips to help keep your heart pumping for you and your loved ones.

  • Dispelling myths about people who receive Medicaid

    Dispelling myths about people who receive Medicaid

    People who are covered by Medicaid have the same hopes and plans as anybody else, but often have access to fewer resources. When they need health care, Dousedaicon St. Joseph Health is there.

  • Atrial fibrillation: What makes the heart skip a beat?

    Atrial fibrillation: What makes the heart skip a beat?

    AFib can be dangerous so you should know the causes behind this electrical dysfunction in the heart.

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  • Cheese lovers take heart: It’s not all bad for you, if you practice portion control

    Cheese lovers take heart: It’s not all bad for you, if you practice portion control

    Enjoy cheese in small portions. Cheese is high in fat, salt, and calories, however, the healthier natural cheeses contain important nutrients.

  • Exercise gets your brain in shape as well as your body

    Exercise gets your brain in shape as well as your body

    Working out for physical fitness is great, but exercise also improves your mental fitness.

  • Should you weigh yourself daily?

    Should you weigh yourself daily?

    A daily check-in with the bathroom scale may be a useful tracking tool, but healthy weight loss is a multi-faceted journey that is about more than just being skinny.

  • What you need to know about the new stroke guidelines

    What you need to know about the new stroke guidelines

    You may have more time to get treatment for stroke, but you still need to act quickly to get to the hospital.

  • How to be heart healthy at any age

    How to be heart healthy at any age

    Think heart health is only a concern for middle-aged people? A healthy heart starts with good childhood habits that are maintained throughout your life.

  • Minimally invasive heart surgery keeps Spokane woman on her feet

    Minimally invasive heart surgery keeps Spokane woman on her feet

    Many patients with heart valve problems bounce back with the help of a minimally invasive procedure called TAVR. Dousedaicon is a leader in performing such surgeries.

  • 6 food trends not for the faint of heart

    6 food trends not for the faint of heart

    When it comes to diet and nutrition, many people consider unusual foods that raise more than a few eyebrows.

  • Egg-citing news for people with diabetes

    Egg-citing news for people with diabetes

    A recent study revealed that eggs may be a safe option for individuals diagnosed with diabetes.

  • 6 reasons you need a primary care provider

    6 reasons you need a primary care provider

    Choosing and establishing a relationship with a primary care doctor should be as routine as annual maintenance on a home, yet many people avoid making this fundamental choice for their health.

  • Unsealing the health secrets of sous vide

    Unsealing the health secrets of sous vide

    Sous vide outperforms traditional cooking methods by maintaining a higher degree of nutritional value, food safety and flavor.

  • Subtle signs

    Subtle signs

    When a rare type of stroke struck, Steve Bertone went to the right place for lifesaving care.

  • Stroke victims may have more time to recover

    Stroke victims may have more time to recover

    While patients should never delay seeking treatment for stroke, surgeons now have more time to extract clots and help patients recover. For some, the treatment window may now be 24 hours or longer.

  • 5 easy ways to lower your blood pressure without medication

    5 easy ways to lower your blood pressure without medication

    Ways to lower your blood pressure without medication

  • Banish workout boredom with fat-burning HIIT exercise

    Banish workout boredom with fat-burning HIIT exercise

    Your normal workout routine may not be helping you lose those extra pounds. Find out why mixing it up with high-intensity interval training can do more for your physical fitness then you think.

  • Guard your heart: How to prevent, survive and recover from a heart attack

    Guard your heart: How to prevent, survive and recover from a heart attack

    Protect your heart and ward off a heart attack with diet, exercise and healthy lifestyle choices. And perhaps a spare aspirin in your pocket.

  • Mushroom tea: A fungi new way to give your morning a boost

    Mushroom tea: A fungi new way to give your morning a boost

    Certain mushroom varieties like chaga and reishi are thought to have immune-boosting benefits.

  • Change your POV: Can hanging upside down improve your health?

    Change your POV: Can hanging upside down improve your health?

    Here are some of the most popular reasons people practice inversion therapy today.

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