myocardial infarction

Heart attack with no symptoms? The danger of silent MI

Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chairman of Cardiology, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute February 07, 2018

It’s hard to imagine that something as serious as a heart attack could go unnoticed. But as many as 1…

How Cold Weather Can Increase the Risk of Heart Attacks

Nicholas Paivanas, MD, Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute February 25, 2019

We all know that cold weather can contribute to many common health conditions, such as colds or the flu. However,…

Can Daily Aspirin Use Help Prevent a Heart Attack?

Daniel James Dooley, MD, Non-Invasive Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute February 28, 2019

Aspirin has long been used as a therapy to reduce the risk of stroke, heart attacks, and heart disease. But…