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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 ...

By uclahealth • February 4, 2017

Aortic stenosis (when the heart’s aortic valve doesn’t fully open) has a pretty high mortality rate — at one year there is a 50 percent ...

By uclahealth • February 3, 2017

One in 2.6 female deaths in the U.S. is from heart disease, compared to one in 30 from breast cancer. So a woman is more ...

By uclahealth • 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 ...

By uclahealth • February 3, 2017

“I exercise all the time. I was fine. Then I had a heart attack.”

By uclahealth • December 5, 2016

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

By uclahealth • December 5, 2016

Queen Latifah and UCLA's Dr. Karol Watson joined together on World Heart Day to educate the public on living with heart ...

By • October 24, 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 ...

By marianmcdonell • August 17, 2016

Like all doctors, surgeons need to stay abreast of their field, but for them, doing so is complicated by the need to learn ...

By Enrique Rivero • August 3, 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 ...

By smilliken • March 31, 2016