Tag Archives: Heart

What really works for heart health?

More women die from heart attacks in Britain than any other condition, even cancer.  So, what really works when it comes to preventing heart disease? Anna Magee reports When you think about clogged coronary arteries and heart attacks, what comes to mind? Fat old guys? Think again. Heart disease is a real risk not only… Read More »

Best LVAD surgeon: Complete Relief from an Ailing Heart

You will find many different centers and doctors who use different methods for inserting left ventricular assist device; yet, the fundamental concepts stay true for everyone. You will find many different centers and doctors who use different methods for inserting left ventricular assist device; yet, the fundamental concepts stay true for everyone. At present, available… Read More »

Tiny Device Is a ‘Huge Advance’ for Treatment of Severe Heart Failure

Almost two million Americans have severe heart failure, and for them even mundane tasks can be extraordinarily difficult. With blood flow impeded throughout their bodies, patients may become breathless simply walking across a room or up stairs. Some must sleep sitting up to avoid gasping for air. Drugs may help to control the symptoms, but… Read More »