Heart news, health trends, patient education, healthy lifestyle tips, and practice announcements from the physicians and staff of Capital Cardiology Associates

National Women’s Health Week

“There is sometimes a bias against working up women, they tend to get under treated because they also tend to minimize their symptoms.” After all, only 1 in 5 women view heart disease as their greatest health threat,

National Stroke Awareness Month

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. A stroke is an emergency – it can happen to anyone, at any time, and at any age. The good news is, 80% of strokes can be prevented. Save a life by having a better understanding of stroke and by knowing what signs and symptoms to look for.

Move More To Fight Heart Disease

Move more during the month of April with a goal of at least 20 minutes of daily activity or exercise. If you have a history of heart disease in your family you can reduce your risk to the level of someone with no family history of the disease by increasing your fitness.

Are E-Cigarettes Safe For Your Heart

“We see patients every day who are smokers who do have adverse outcomes. Problems like: heart attack, or stents, or by pass surgery. Studies that date back to the 1940’s show that smoking as little as one cigarette a day impacts your cardiovascular health.”

National Walking Day

Lace up your sneakers and join Drs. Benton and Morris on the second Saturday of the month for “Walk With A Doc” from 8-10AM. The one-hour walk is rain or shine. It’s fun, it’s free and open to everyone!

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