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Many people believe that a plant-based diet is good for you. But to really qualify for this designation, it must be supported by well-designed studies.
When people are admitted to substance abuse treatment centers, they must be screened for other physical and mental conditions to get the best care.
Wearable heart rhythm monitors range from smartphone trackers to sophisticated implantable monitors. Their capabilities differ as do their use cases.
Patients with sleep apnea have an increased risk of developing atrial fibrillation (AF) and treatment of AF may be affected by sleep apnea.
Current research on sleep and women's health sheds light on how women can protect their health by changing specific sleeping habits.
High glucose levels found in people with Type 2 diabetes are only one part of the complex molecular biology that causes diabetic complications. Lowering glucose levels without addressing the other issues will not prevent cardiovascular complications.
Using newer tests that reveal unrecognized risks, heart disease can be identified at the earliest stages and measures can be taken to stop and reverse the process.
On World Heart Day, a cardiologist writes that medical care for women's heart health is inadequate and must be improved.
Conflicting media reports that neither address validity nor correctly interpret findings of health research make it difficult for consumers to know what to do.
Primary care 3.0 focuses on molecular medical management that prevents & effectively treats chronic conditions & slows aging. Everyone should have access to it.
Patients with peripheral artery disease and chronic limb ischemia who are at risk for limb amputation should see a vascular interventional specialist prior to any surgical amputation because some limbs can be saved or the amputated area reduced by revascularization.
President Trump's heart health tests have generated much discussion in the media. So I invited a triple-boarded practicing cardiologist to weigh in.