Saturday, October 25, 2014

People Who Are Living With Heart Disease

Leslie Lafayette

Leslie Lafayette, Health Guide

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California writer, educator, survivor of open heart valve surgery

More Straight Answers About Atrial Fibrillation

We've been going back to the basics about atrial fibrillation because so many patients, family and friends have questions. Let's look at some more questions and answers about this most common of heart arrhythmias. We thank the American Heart Association, the Cleveland Clinic, and the American... Read moreChevron
posted 04/02/2014, comments (0)|
HeartHawk

HeartHawk, Health Guide

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Heart Health Consumer Advocate

JUPITER to Earth: It's the Calcium Score Stupid!

The study known as the "Justification for the Use of Statins in Primary Prevention: an Intervention Trial Evaluating Rosuvastatin" (JUPITER), was a classical large, long-term, double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trial designed to determine whether it made sense to start statin treatment (in this case 20 mg of rosuvastatin or... Read moreChevron

posted 11/23/2010, comments (0)|
Rebecca Fortunato

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Become Your Own Best Advocate

But You Don't Look Sick

Is that supposed to be a compliment?  I guess it depends upon who you're talking to.

 

It's hard for me to express my true feelings when the inevitable response is, "But you look so good!"  Ummm,... Read moreChevron

Pearlene

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Good heart foods

I am a heart patient that was diagnosis in May, 2002 of having a massive heart attack with only the backside of my heart working and I  needs help in planning and finding out what are the best foods that I can prepare for my family. I have picky eaters and i really don't have the money to prepare two separate meals at meal time. If... Read moreChevron

CRAZY

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NOT REAL SURE WHAT HAS HAPPEND HERE

LAST THURSDAY ME AD MY DAUGHTER GOT INTO AN ARGUMENT .NEEDLESS TO SAY I HAVE ANXITY AND MYTRO VALVE PROLAPS WITH MILD REGURGITATION .   I HAVE BEEN FEELING LIKE MY CHEST  WHERE MY HEART IS IS SORE AND WHEN I AM AT WORK I FEEL AS IF I AM ON AN ELEVATOR . I AM VERY VERY TIRED AND MY LEGS FEEL WEAK  AND FREQUENTLY FALL ASLEEP... Read moreChevron

posted 04/26/2010, comments (0)|