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Are You Still “Pandemic Drinking?”

During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, all that stress, anxiety and uncertainty we were experiencing drove many of us to a familiar “medicine.” Alcohol ...

April 06, 2021 + View Article

Heart-Health Strategies for Cancer Survivors

There has been a true revolution in cancer therapy over the past few years. If you are one of the millions of American cancer survivors ...

March 10, 2021 + View Article

Are Your Cold Feet Trying to Warn You?

As a cardiologist specializing in peripheral vascular disease, I’m often asked, “Doc, why are my feet always cold? What do cold feet mean?” I help ...

March 02, 2021 + View Article

COVID-19 Variants: What Everyone Should Know

If you’ve been following the news, you’ve likely heard about variants of the SARS-CoV-2 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) being identified internationally (United Kingdom, South Africa, Brazil, ...

February 16, 2021 + View Article

5 Heart Failure Myths, Debunked

As a cardiologist specializing in heart failure, I’ve helped hundreds of patients and their families focus on the facts about this serious medical condition. In ...

February 12, 2021 + View Article