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Patchogue residents must learn the early signs of a heart attack and what to do
Patchogue Residents Should Know the Warning Signs of a Heart Attack Posted by Brookhaven Heart

A heart attack may occur when the flow of blood to the heart is blocked off. This blockage is generally a severe buildup of fat, cholesterol or other substances that cause plaque to accumulate in the coronary arteries. Eventually, this plaque will break away and form a clot that interrupts blood flow and damages or destroys a significant portion of the heart. In some cases, a heart attack can be life-threatening. Do Not Ignore What Could Be Signs of a

Nature's Remedy for a Healthy Heart
Patchogue Heart Failure Clinic Explains Congestive Heart Failure and Natural Remedies Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Heart health is not something to be taken lightly. In fact, according to the CDC, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. This alarming statistic is why the team of medical providers at Brookhaven Heart are dedicated to helping people improve their heart health, recognize the symptoms of congestive heart failure and implement natural remedies to promote a healthier lifestyle. What Is Congestive Heart Failure? Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is

Heart Healthy Lifestyle
Heart Healthy Lifestyle Practices for Patchogue Residents Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Heart disease can happen to anyone at any time. Living a heart healthy lifestyle can dramatically reduce your chances of developing heart disease, and luckily it is fairly easy to do. Ready to get started living a heart healthy lifestyle? Start doing some of the following things. Work to Quit Smoking Smoking is bad for your overall health, but it can specifically cause damage to your heart. Smoking can cause you to experience damage to the lining of the arteries

differences between a stent and balloon angioplasty - Brookhaven Heart, Patchogue, New Hyde Park, and Hicksville, New York
What Is the Difference Between Angioplasty Stenting and Balloon Angioplasty? Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Plaque can build up on your heart’s arteries. Over time, this plaque buildup can limit the amount of blood that flows to and from the heart, which can create dangerous health conditions and even lead to a heart attack. Certified cardiologists can use an angioplasty procedure to remove the plaque and clear clogged arteries. What Is a Balloon Angioplasty? It is important to note that there are several types of angioplasty procedures, including angioplasty stenting and angioplasty ballooning. In layman’s