Heart Health

Heart Health and Wellness at Virtua

Love Your Heart

You only have one heart, so treat it right. You can avoid heart problems and other cardiovascular threats by adopting a healthy regimen. 

Virtua offers a wealth of resources to help you protect your heart, including controlling risk factors, making lifestyle changes and recognizing and treating heart disease, which is the leading cause of death for both men and women.

Common Heart Problems

What is Angina (Chest Pain)? - Virtua Medical Services

Angina (Chest Pain)

Chest pain or angina can be a sign of a more serious heart problem. Find information about angina including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment at Virtua.

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What is Atrial Fibrillation (a-fib)? - Virtua Medical Service

Atrial Fibrillation (a-fib)

Virtua cardiologists use a combination of proven treatments and new technologies to build a care plan that’s right for each patient.

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What is Heart Failure? - Virtua Medical Service

Heart Failure

Heart failure happens when the heart struggles to pump blood as it should. Let South Jersey's experts at Virtua help you, from diagnosis through cardiac rehab.

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Hypertension and High Blood Pressure - Virtua Service

High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, sometimes called hypertension, puts added stress on the heart. Learn how Virtua can help you before serious coronary problems develop.

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Heart Attack Signs and Treatment - Virtua Service

Heart Attack

During a heart attack, seconds count. Learn the signs of a heart attack and when to seek help from the specialists at Virtua.

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We Celebrate Patients conquering Heart Disease

Are You Too Young for a Heart Attack? - Virtua

Are You Too Young for a Heart Attack?

A 47-year-old wife and mother talks about her sudden and unexpected heart attack and her road to recovery, including cardiac rehab at Virtua.

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Personal Story: Play It Again, Joe

Cardiac Rehab Experience

Joe went to Virtua's Health and Wellness Center in Washington Township for cardiac rehab. Now, his heart is strong enough to keep him playing the music he loves so dearly.

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Virtua Helped Me Lose 65 Pounds

Martin weighed over 400 pounds and suffered a heart attack. He discovered Virtua's Weight-Loss Counseling and got his life back on track.

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Contact Virtua

A Personal Health Navigator can help you find a doctor, schedule appointments or classes, and help you find a service or location.

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