Defining Heart Disease
People often equate heart disease with heart attacks, but they’re not one and the same. Heart disease is a broad term for many conditions that can raise your risk of stroke or heart failure. UR Medicine preventive cardiologist Dr. John Bisognano explains five common forms of heart disease and offers tips for managing or preventing them.
Late summer can bring some blistering temperatures that make it hard to keep your cool. UR Medicine Primary Care’s Dr. Jessica Ferger shares ideas for beating the heat and offers advice for when it impacts your health.
8/18/2015 | 0 comments
Summer: when some like it hot. But an abundance of hot weather and hot dogs reminds us hydration and diet play a vital role in good health and, more specifically, preventing the formation of kidney stones.
8/12/2013 | 0 comments
With summer’s warm weather, many of us are getting outside to exercise, often running. We all know this kind of activity makes you sweat and increases your heart rate – all good effects. But it can also be hard on our knees, hips, ankles, heels and joints. Check out these tips for healthy, safe summer workouts.
7/22/2013 | 0 comments