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Love your heart today

Every 34 seconds, someone in the United States suffers a heart attack. Heart disease is also the leading cause of death for both men and women. While these stats are staggering, they don’t have to be a reality for you.

Virtua provides the following resources to help you be heart healthy.


  • Managing your congestive heart failure 
    If you, or a loved one, have been diagnosed with congestive heart failure, watch this short video to learn how to manage your disease. Proper management can help you stay healthy and out of the hospital.

  • The heart attack
    A heart attack victim shares his experience.

  • Fact or Fiction - City stress can lead to heart disease?
    Is it true living and working in the city is more stressful and can lead to heart disease? Interventional Cardiologist Vijay Marwaha sets us straight on whether this is a myth or a health concern.

  • Exercise strengthens the heart
    Be smart to your heart. This video, courtesy, shows how exercise strengthens the heart and circulatory system.

  • Know your numbers 
    Dr. Robert Singer and Dr. Randy Mintz review the implications of your blood pressure, cholesterol blood sugars etc.

  • Fact or Fiction - Weak kidneys can lead to heart disease
    Virtua's Dr. Robert Barrucco examines the link between weak kidneys and heart disease. There are key things you should know if you have kidney problems


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