Cardiac / Heart Health

Surviving Cardiac Arrest Takes a Village

Robert McGoff is a creature of habit. Four mornings a week, the 85-year-old wakes up at 6 a.m. and heads...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Lifelong Cardiology Care

Thirty years ago, just before New Year’s Day, then-28-year-old Hugo Morales began experiencing chills, nausea and heart palpitations, and he...

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Cardiac / Heart HealthMen's Health

Family Support Through a Heart Attack

December 2018 was a busy and exciting month for 74-year-old Legrand Castro and his family. On top of the typical...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Back in the Gym After a Heart Attack

Tuesday, May 15, started out like any other day for James DeMaria, 50, of New City, New York. James was...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Recipe for a Healthy Heart

On March 1, 2019, Alfredo Fresnedo had a weird feeling in his stomach on the way to work as a...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

A Cardiac Care Army

The last thing 34-year-old Przemyslaw “Simon” Blazejowicz remembered was falling to his knees in his bathroom one Wednesday evening after...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Breaking the Chain of Heart Attack

By Donna Sellmann Not many people are worried about having a heart attack in their 40s. But for Joe Leone...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Surviving Multiple Heart Attacks

When someone is in poor cardiac health, they’re said to have a “weak” heart. What looks like weakness, however, often...

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Cardiac / Heart HealthPediatrics

Treating SVT: The Kid’s Got Rhythm

With his brown hair, gray eyes and ever-present smile, 7-month-old Charles Caravella Jr. is a lot like other babies his...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Aortic Aneurysm: Fixing Mr. Fix-it

With a reputation as “Mr. Fix-it,” Amado Velez usually doesn’t hesitate to repair anything around him that’s broken. But when...

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