Heart Attack – Signs and Symptoms – Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute

Heart Attack – Signs and Symptoms – Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute

Chest pain, described as a pressure tightness. That’s the most important to kind of look out for. This can be coupled with shortness of breath as well as sweating and sometimes pain in your arm or jaw.

Caring for someone with Heart failure

Caring for someone with Heart failure

(gentle piano music) – My husband and I always assumed that I would die first and he would be my caregiver. Well, things don’t always work out the way you assume they’re going to. – So being a caregiver for my mother just is what …

LIVE IT: Reduce Risk of Heart Disease with Water

LIVE IT: Reduce Risk of Heart Disease with Water

Be Aware: Women and Heart Disease

Be Aware: Women and Heart Disease

Hi, I’m Dr. Harjit Chahal, cardiologist at MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute. And I am Dr. Ezequiel Molina, cardiac surgeon, also with MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute. Dr. Chahal: It’s American Heart Month and we are here to talk about women and heart disease. Dr. …

TAVR Expertise for Aortic Stenosis Patients

TAVR Expertise for Aortic Stenosis Patients

(mellow music) – The aortic valve is the valve that sits between the left pumping chamber in the body. When the heart pumps blood out into the body, it pumps it through the aortic valve into the major blood vessel called the aorta. When a …

9 Guilty Pleasure Foods That Are Actually Good For You

9 Guilty Pleasure Foods That Are Actually Good For You

Hey there, foodies! In today’s world, people want a healthier diet. We often discard some foods because we think that they are unhealthy. The good news is that not all of these foods are bad for us. For example, chocolate milk is a good source …

Heart Month: The Latest on Heart Disease | Connecting Point | Feb. 25, 2020

Heart Month: The Latest on Heart Disease | Connecting Point | Feb. 25, 2020

>>FEBRUARY IS HEART MONTH, AND IN THIS SEGMENT WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE NEWEST PROCEDURES TO HELP PEOPLE WITH HEART DISEASE, AND TALK PREVENTION WITH MEDICAL EXPERTS. CAROLEE MCGRATH SAT DOWN WITH DR. AARON KUGELMASS, VICE PRESIDENT AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE HEART AND …

The Impact Of Stress On Your Heart

The Impact Of Stress On Your Heart

Stress is something that affects all of us. And when we don’t take time to handle our stress, it can lead to some serious health issues. The first step to managing is awareness. So let’s hear from a cardiologist about the relationship between stress and …