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A person is more likely to have a heart attack on Monday morning than on any other day/time of the week. Learn more about Heart Services at UCLA.  
By uclahealth • February 4, 2017
"A doctor told my mother that she had 6 months to one year to live, and my daughter and I decided that we weren’t going to accept that,” says Darleen Mosher, pictured right, regarding her mother’s aortic stenosis. Alta Mauer Claassen, pictured left, needed a valve replacement, as her aortic [...]
By uclahealth • February 3, 2017

I was the picture of health, and I stopped off at a store to browse. I completely fainted.

By uclahealth • December 5, 2016
I experienced some issues with my health in 2014, my heart was beating extremely fast and my blood pressure was soaring. After a visit to my PCP I was referred to a cardiologist who diagnosed me with Non valvular AFIB. Xarelto 20mg was prescribed and I was advised to come [...]
By marianmcdonell • August 17, 2016
Attention commuters and desk sitters: We’ve all heard the news that sitting is not [...]
By Amy Albin • August 12, 2016
Dr. Karol Watson is a UCLA cardiologist that is a brilliant clinician, yet talks to you as she is helping you with a warm openness that is so rare in a physician. I have learned from her, and also know that I am in great hands because of [...]
By smilliken • March 31, 2016
I CAME TO UCLA WITH AN AORTA THAT WAS ALMOST READY TO RUPTURE....I WAS SEEN BY DR. WESLEY MOORE AND HE DID A VERY EXTENSIVE SURGERY ON ME TO REPAIR MY PROBLEM. HE IS A MIRACLE WORKER AND HIS STAFF ALSO ARE THE BEST... I WAS IN THE [...]
By ballenabill • March 3, 2016