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Ten Things For Heart Health

Experts from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center offer 10 Tips to Heart Health.

03/20/2015

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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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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

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When @#%!! Threatens the Heart

We all have times when bad temper gets the best of us. But letting anger escalate to an outpouring of rage can unleash more than just harsh words.

03/20/2015

Experts say walking the the best way to recover after a heart attack. (Photo BIDMC)

VIDEO:The Perfect Exercise After Heart Attack

Experts say walking the the best way to recover after a heart attack.

03/20/2015

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VIDEO: When You Can’t Catch Your Breath: Diagnosing and Treating Heart Failure

Dr. Robb Kociol, MD, Director of Left Ventricular Assist Device Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, talks about the various factors when diagnosing and treating heart failure.

03/20/2015

Diet, Scale, Resolutions

What to Expect After Weight Loss Surgery

The decision to have weight loss, or bariatric, surgery is not an easy one, nor is it an easy process for many patients.

02/20/2015

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The Science Behind Food Cravings

One of the greatest challenges facing anyone trying to lose weight is our world of seemingly endless temptations.

02/20/2015

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