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Dr. Poorna Nalabothu – Congestive Heart Failure

My name is doctor Poorna Nalabothu. I’m a heart failure cardiologist practicing at Heart Center, St. Mark’s. So congestive heart failure has different varieties. It could be congestive heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, which by means that their heart muscle is weak and they’re no longer able to pump the blood to their body […]

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Truth: You Can Reverse Heart Disease, Derrick Did
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Truth: You Can Reverse Heart Disease, Derrick Did

Kelly McDonough, RN, BSN — Intensive Cardiac Rehab is the first scientifically proven program to actually reverse heart disease. Andrew Freeman, MD — Intensive Cardiac Rehab is designed for people who have had cardiac events, bypass stents, heart surgery. This program is not selling snake oil or anything crazy. We are literally selling a lifestyle […]

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5 Risk Factors for Heart Disease | Cedars-Sinai
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5 Risk Factors for Heart Disease | Cedars-Sinai

We know now the people who have regular sleep are less likely to have coronary disease and we recommend that people sleep at least seven hours ideally eight to nine hours a day. Snoring can be a sign that at night times you’re not getting enough oxygen and that stress actually raises your blood pressure. […]

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Santa, Can You Bring My Mommy a New Heart?
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Santa, Can You Bring My Mommy a New Heart?

[Music] My granddaughter told Santa: “I want a heart for my mommy for Christmas.” It was so hard to understand how somebody’s heart, the failure of it could go so rapidly down hill. I could never be the mother that Stephanie is to them. It was very scary, probably the scariest thing to think about […]

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