Elizabeth Banks in “Just a Little Heart Attack”

– It started out like a totally normal day. (phone ringing) (machine whirring) (cat purring) (machine whirring) (buzzing) – [Voiceover] Mom! – Okay, move objection deadline to the third line after survey. (child shouting inaudibly) Oh, honey, for when you’re learning always use the verb estar. What are you doing down there? Did you finish your breakfast? – [Girl] Ow! […]

5 Risk Factors for Heart Disease | Cedars-Sinai

We know now the people who have regular sleep are less likely to have coronary disease and we recommend that people sleep at least seven hours ideally eight to nine hours a day. Snoring can be a sign that at night times you’re not getting enough oxygen and that stress actually raises your blood pressure. People who snore generally tend […]

#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Preventing Cardiovascular Disease – Erin Michos, M.D.

[MUSIC] At this time about one out of every three people will ultimately die from cardiovascular diseases which includes heart disease and stroke. Hello, I’m Erin Michos, I’m an associate professor at Johns Hopkins and I’m a preventive cardiologist and an epidemiologist. What this means is that I study populations of individuals to determine new risk factors that may contribute […]

Heart Attack Due to Atherosclerosis

atherosclerosis is a life-threatening disease that may have begun to develop during childhood this condition is a process in which deposits of fatty material, call plaque, build up inside the walls of arteries reducing, or completely blocking, blood flow. although the exact causes of atherosclerosis are not clear many scientists think it begins with damage to the inner wall of […]

Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack

If you have acute coronary syndrome, you have one or more conditions caused by a blockage of blood flow to your heart muscle. This is a medical emergency, because you may be having a heart attack, a condition in which your heart muscle begins to die. Your heart is a muscular organ that pumps blood containing the oxygen and nutrients […]