Atrial Fibrillation Explained

Atrial fibrillation is a common condition that stems from an electrical disturbance in the upper chambers of the heart and leads to a rapid, unsteady heartbeat. While it is fully treatable, it can be a signal of more dangerous underlying conditions – and should be examined thoroughly. Patients who experience atrial fibrillation usually feel a […]

The Fountain of Youth May Be in Your Kitchen

Did you know there is a common factor that contributes to heart disease, diabetes, cancer, stroke, Alzheimer’s and premature aging?  That factor is inflammation, and a growing number of studies suggest that inflammation can trigger these serious health issues, and more. Did you also know that treatment for inflammation can be found in your kitchen? […]

What Is In Your Genes?

By Dr. Ainat Beniaminovitz, MD, FACC In our daily practice we are often confronted with the task of “cracking the black box”. Patients present without symptoms of heart disease but are troubled with the thought that a close and seemingly healthy relative had a heart attack at a young age. It is smart to be […]