Is there such a thing as a Gender Gap in heart health?

Is there such a thing as a Gender Gap in heart health?

The combination of all heart conditions is the number one killer among both genders! A Gender Gap is a term which is used to point out differences between males and females. The life of a male and a female is completely different, they look differently, behave...
Cardiac Screening

Cardiac Screening

Twelve young and healthy appearing people younger than 35 years old die every week from an undiagnosed heart condition! 80% of these cases DO NOT show any prior signs or symptoms which would indicate a cardiac defect. This can be reduced! How? By encouraging Cardiac...
Is BMI a helpful tool in chronic disease prevention?

Is BMI a helpful tool in chronic disease prevention?

Body Mass Index, more commonly known as BMI, is a calculated value which is often used in the medical field to quickly determine whether a person is underweight, of normal weight or overweight. This measure takes person’s weight and puts it into perspective with...
High Blood Pressure Affects The Entire Body

High Blood Pressure Affects The Entire Body

High Blood Pressure gets quoted in so many articles and by so many specialists but what actually is classified as high blood pressure? High Blood Pressure means to have pressure readings over 140/90 for a number of weeks!     This is a simple chart to help...
Heart Attack vs. Cardiac Arrest

Heart Attack vs. Cardiac Arrest

What actually happens within the heart muscle during a Heart Attack and how is it different from a Cardiac Arrest? Many people still don’t fully understand the difference. We are here to help you get the facts straight! Understanding the difference between the...