Archives for April 2012

Dr. Antoine Keller Discusses Heart Murmurs

What to do if you’ve been told you have a heart murmur

Dr. Antoine Keller Discusses the Growing Concern Over Heart Murmurs

Dr. Antoine Keller Discusses the Growing Concern Over Heart Murmurs      

Dr. Antoine Keller Discusses Minimally Invasive “Port Access” Heart Surgery

Dr. Antoine Keller Discusses Minimally Invasive “Port Access” Heart Surgery   

Cardiovascular Controversies #2: On-Pump vs. Off-Pump Coronary Bypass Operations

  On-Pump vs. Off-Pump Coronary Bypass Operations “On-Pump” Surgery – Cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is a technique that temporarily takes over the function of the heart and lungs during surgery, maintaining the circulation of blood and the oxygen content of the body. The CPB pump itself is often referred to as a “heart–lung” machine. The first […]

5 Ways To Prevent a Heart Attack WITHOUT Medicine

Heart disease (HD) is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States.  In fact, HEART DISEASE kills many more people each year than all types of CANCER COMBINED!  That’s why many of us who treat HD refer to it as “CANCER OF THE ARTERIES”. While HD may be the leading […]

RISK FACTOR MODIFICATION AND HEART DISEASE: Key Tips for Prevention

According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the nation’s single leading cause of death for both men and women. At least 58.8 million people in this country suffer from some form of heart disease.  And some 950,000 Americans will die of heart disease every year. The good news is that measures can be […]

Is Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Right for You?

Is Minimally Invasive Surgery Right for You? The advent of minimally invasive surgical techniques has arguably been the most significant development in surgical practice since anesthesia.  By developing technology that allows surgeons to perform intricate surgical procedures through smaller and smaller incisions, surgeons have provided their patients with faster recovery times, reduced perioperative pain to […]

BEST OF THE BEST INDUSTRY SUPPORTED CARDIOVASCULAR WEBSITES

BEST OF THE BEST INDUSTRY SUPPORTED CARDIOVASCULAR WEBSITES       With so much information about cardiovascular disease on the worldwide web, finding useful, trustworthy information can be a challenge.  At BestHeartHealth, we understand the difficulty of navigating this minefield of information, much of w hich is not evidence based and merely opinion of one […]

“BEST OF THE BEST” Heart Health Websites #1

Perhaps one of the most useful websites for cardiovascular wellness in produced by the American Heart Association My Life Check is remarkable because it provides a step-by-step personally designed action plan for those who are interested in making a resolution to change the rest of their lives.  The program starts by taking a health assessment and […]

HEART HEALTHY DIETING FOR THE BUSY PROFESSIONAL

The most challenging thing about living a heart healthy lifestyle is finding quick, fresh food on-the-go! Whether you’re a Wall Street broker or a stay at home dad, finding meal options that are quick and easy to prepare, yet healthy and delicious can be very challenging.  Everyone understands the importance of eating a diet low […]