Living With Heart Disease? Know What Medicine is Safe to Take

For someone recently diagnosed with a heart disease, it might be difficult to know what is safe and what is not. Balancing exercise with healthy eating can be overwhelming, but there’s also another issue that can cause stress and confusion. …

Heart Conditions that Run in the Family

Most people are aware that heart disease runs in the family. But when should you have concerns regarding your own heart health?

“One of the most common heart conditions we see that carries a higher risk for family members is …

Ease Your Mind about Heart Surgery with These Tips for Prep and Recovery

It is understandable to be nervous, anxious or confused about a surgery. That is why the heart and vascular team at Altru takes time to meet with patients on multiple occasions prior to surgery, along with sending you home with …