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Winter Storm Safety Tips: Heart Health

It’s hard to believe that a normal chore like shoveling can cause a heart attack, but as we prepare for the impending storm — heart health is on our mind.

National Walking Day - Tips for Heart Health

Once upon a time, walking was merely a mode of transportation - used to get us from point A to point B. There’s been a lot of advances in technology since then and as such, many people now only consider walking or running as forms of exercise. But walking is one of the simplest, positive changes you can make to effectively improve heart health.

February is American Heart Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the US. The good news? When people make healthy life choices and manage their health conditions - it can be prevented.

American Heart Month - CTA and Calcium Scoring

As we finish out American Heart Month, we want to remind patients to make healthy lifestyle changes as well as maintain regular checkups. Additionally, patients also have the opportunity to obtain detailed images of their heart and arteries thanks to the latest CT scans - like Calcium Scoring and Cardiac Coronary CT angiography, available here at Medical Arts Radiology.

Cold Weather and Heart Health

February is American Heart Month, a time where we encourage all to learn about your risks for heart disease and stroke and stay “heart healthy” for yourself and your loved ones. Research shows that 53% of heart attacks occur in the winter months, so it’s important to take some precautions to protect your hear this season: