Cardiology Resource Center

Health visitor using stethoscope to check senior man's heart health during home visit

Heart Health in America: A Continuing Concern

The short-term effects of the pandemic are being realized while the long-term impact needs to be learned. How can nurses support patients and their cardiovascular health? Despite the ongoing prevalence of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially the severe ebbs and flows of community-spread that have…

brushing teeth lowers risk of heart failure

Want to Stay Heart Healthy? Brush Your Teeth!

Frequent brushing linked with lower risks of atrial fibrillation and heart failure Frequent brushing of teeth is linked with lower risks of atrial fibrillation and heart failure, according to a study published today in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, a journal of the…

heart catheterization

Heart Failure

What Exactly is Heart Failure and How is it Treated? DOWNLOAD NOW Heart failure is a bit of an oxymoron.  When we hear the medical term “heart failure” it does not mean that the heart has necessarily stopped beating.  Rather, the heart has begun…