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Be Still My Beating Heart

When we speak of love and romance, our pulses race and our hearts “skip a beat.” But do any of us stop to consider the timeless affinity between sex and heart health?

03/20/2015

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Matters of the Heart

No bigger than the size of your closed fist, the mighty muscular organ known as the heart is responsible for pumping blood throughout the network of vessels that make up your body’s circulatory system.

03/20/2015

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Good-for-You Foods Can Be Tasty, Too

Elisabeth Moore, RD, LDN, author of the Hungry Heart Cookbook is a registered dietitian at BIDMC answers patients’ questions about nutrition and cardiovascular health.

03/20/2015

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Back from the Brink

Nobody expects to experience sudden cardiac arrest and the possibility of brain injury — especially an active young mother with a healthy lifestyle.

03/20/2015

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BIDMC Scientist Testing microRNAs as Heart Disease Biomarker

BIDMC cardiologist Saumya Das, MD, PhD, is leading a large national study to identify microRNAs that might serve as biomarkers in patients with heart disease.

03/20/2015