Articles for Tag: "cardiac rehabilitation"

“If it wasn’t for the CT scan, who knows what would’ve happened” 
“If it wasn’t for the CT scan, who knows what would’ve happened”
He went in for the $49 scan as a favor to his brother-in-law. The news that followed left him in shock.
How to heal a broken heart 
How to heal a broken heart
If you’ve had a heart attack your risk of a second event in the first 5 years is almost 60 percent. That’s where cardiac rehabilitation comes in.
Meet an 11-year-old superhero 
Meet an 11-year-old superhero
With nearly a dozen heart procedures under his belt, Carter Solgos is building back his confidence so he can get back to middle school full time.
How being married can help save your life 
How being married can help save your life
New findings show marriage increases your chance of survival after a heart attack. Learn more.
Many heart failure patients don’t return to work 
Many heart failure patients don’t return to work
A cardiologist weighs in on premature retirement and a study that reveals one in three won’t work again.
Woman reunites with nurse who saved husband’s life  Featured
Woman reunites with nurse who saved husband’s life
A chance encounter brings together a cardiac rehab patient and the nurse who once performed life-saving CPR on her husband.
A day in the life of a cardiac rehab team 
A day in the life of a cardiac rehab team
Find out what it’s like to be a part of the team that helps patients recover after heart surgery.