C.T and M.R.I: What’s the Difference?

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Perhaps your doctor has scheduled you to have imaging done, and you aren’t sure what to expect. You may not be clear on what kind of imaging you will be doing and what will be involved in the process. Most people dread these appointments because they think it will take a long time or be

Is it Possible to Have a Heart Attack Without Knowing It?

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There are certain symptoms that are typical of heart attacks which would alert you to the fact that you are likely experiencing one. These include chest pain and discomfort, trouble breathing, and dizziness and nausea.  However, it is actually possible to have a heart attack without experiencing these symptoms. These “silent” heart attacks can be

Everything You Need to Know About Coronary Heart Disease

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Coronary heart disease occurs as a result of plaque buildup in the coronary arteries. This can cause the arteries to narrow and let less blood through to the heart, which can lead to a heart attack. Coronary heart disease affects many people, so it is important to know how you can prevent it, and how

American Heart Month Promotion – Lower Your Risk

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Many people believe a heart attack or other major heart issue is something they will never have to personally deal with. However, around 40% of adults are at high risk of developing heart disease due to factors like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and diabetes. If not properly monitored and cared for, these factors may