February 4, 2017
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.
February 3, 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 valve wasn’t properly opening to […]
December 5, 2016
I was the picture of health, and I stopped off at a store to browse. I completely fainted.
August 17, 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 back in 6 months. Because […]
August 12, 2016
By Amy Albin
Attention commuters and desk sitters: We’ve all heard the news that sitting is not good for our health. Experts tell us that humans are not meant to be sedentary and inactivity can lead to serious health problems. The good news is that you can lower your health risks by simply moving 30 minutes a day. […]
March 31, 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 her calm approach and sound judgment. I […]
March 3, 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 HOSPITAL FOR A LONG TIME, WHERE I […]