Articles About cardiac care

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    SEP 17, 2019

    Heartburn or heart attack? How to tell the difference.

    Chest pain can be scary. And it’s not always easy to tell the difference between heartburn and a heart attack — especially since heartburn-like symptoms can be from a heart attack. Columbus Batiste, MD, an interventional cardiologist and chief of cardiology at Kaiser Permanente’s Riverside and Moreno Valley Medical Centers in Southern California, breaks down the symptoms — and details the importance of knowing if you’re at risk for heart disease. ... Read More >

    TOPICScardiac carehealthy lifestyleheart attack preventionprevention

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    JAN 16, 2018

    Taking technology to heart in the Northwest

    A diagnosis of atrial fibrillation usually means taking blood thinners for life. ... Read More >

    TOPICScardiac careHeart HealthNorthwesttechnology

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    JAN 18, 2017

    Improving heart attack recovery in Northern California

    You probably know that a heart attack is a life-threatening event. At Kaiser Permanente, developing and enhancing lifesaving treatments for heart attacks is one of our proudest achievements. Based on our extensive experience, as well as the latest research, we’re constantly finding new ways to increase survival rates and improve recovery for our patients. ... Read More >

    TOPICScardiac careheart attackNorthern Californiaspecialty care