cardiovascular-disease

29 Things You Should Do for a Healthy Heart

the MWHC Blog Team February 17, 2016

You’re heard it many times before — follow a healthy lifestyle for a healthy heart. Sounds simple, right?  But it’s…

How to manage the rising epidemic of heart disease

MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute Team May 09, 2017

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. While heart attacks…

Put Down the Diet Soda: How Artificial Sweeteners Increase Heart Disease and Stroke Risk

Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chairman of Cardiology, MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute March 28, 2019

Drinking diet soda might seem like a good idea, as it contains zero calories. However, drinking two or more artificially…

Can Breakfast Help Protect the Heart? New Study Says Yes

Andrea Goergen, RD, Bariatric Program Dietitian, Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chairman of Cardiology, MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute August 02, 2019

“When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?”…

ED May Signal Heart and Vascular Problems

Steven Abramowitz, MD, Vascular Surgeon, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute June 19, 2020

It’s a sensitive subject. For some, uncomfortable. Most guys don’t want to talk about it. But most men will experience…