heart health

What can you expect when you do start experiencing symptoms?

By Ask the Doctors • March 5, 2021

Understanding the difference between heart attacks and sudden cardiac arrest

By uclahealth • March 4, 2021

Friday, Feb. 5 marks a day to increase awareness of cardiovascular disease in women

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • February 2, 2021

Learn the benefits of folate and how it helps your body

By uclahealth • January 21, 2021

Knowing symptoms prior to a heart attack can save your life

By uclahealth • January 21, 2021

Learn tips to keep your blood flow healthy

By uclahealth • January 14, 2021

Dear Doctors: Our dad is 82 years old and may need to get a pacemaker. My brother and I recently read that surgery is hard on older people, both physically and mentally. Is getting a pacemaker going to be risky? He’s physically pretty weak, and we’re worried the surgery will [...]

By Ask the Doctors • November 12, 2020

Don't allow the election to stress you out

By Alana Prisco • November 4, 2020

Dear Doctors: I used to be pretty active, but after a diagnosis of Afib in the spring, I’ve become reluctant to exercise. My wife is after me to get moving again, and my son says he just read that people with Afib live longer if they exercise. Is he right?

Dear [...]

By Ask the Doctors • October 28, 2020

Dear Doctors: My heart rate was 99 when I went for my physical recently, and my doctor said that’s too high. I explained it’s usually about 80, but medical appointments make me nervous. Still, it got me to thinking: What’s a normal resting heart rate? How do I get it [...]

By Ask the Doctors • October 9, 2020