Heart Health Fact #23

Heart Health Fact #23 Love heals? Research shows married heart surgery patients make better recoveries than single patients. [JAMA Surgery]

Heart Health Fact #22

Heart Health Fact #22 Suspect a heart attack? Stay out of the car and call 911. An ambulance is the fastest, safest option for help. [National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute]

Heart Health Fact #21

Heart Health Fact #21 A beating heart puts out between 1 and 5 watts of energy – about the same amount of electricity your DVR uses when on standby. [National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute]

Healthy Heart Awareness

February is American Heart Month and there is no time like now to learn about heart health and ways to keep your heart healthy.   Our staff at Winston Medical Center wants to emphasize the importance of taking the steps towards living a healthy life. Heart disease, also known as cardiovascular disease, is a leading cause… Read more »

Heart Health Fact #20

Heart Health Fact #20 Your heart pumps blood to 75 TRILLION cells throughout your body. Almost everywhere … except your corneas. [Molecular Biology of the Cell, Garland Science]

Heart Health Fact #19

Heart Health Fact #19 Keep Calm and … Stay Heart Healthy? Studies suggest angry outbursts can boost the chance of heart attack and stroke. [Harvard School of Medicine]