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Heart Valve Surgery Goals

American Heart Association News Feed - Wed, 09/25/2013 - 1:13pm
When any person is considering heart valve replacement, it can be helpful to know the overall goals of the procedure and how your medical professionals will track the success and your return to wellness. Here are some of the likely goals for any valve surgery.

Options for Heart Valve Replacement

American Heart Association News Feed - Wed, 09/25/2013 - 1:03pm
Learn about the different types of heart valve replacement - most commonly the aortic valve and mitral valves.

Options for Heart Valve Repair

American Heart Association News Feed - Wed, 09/25/2013 - 12:57pm
The goal of heart valve surgery is to cure the problem or lengthen life by restoring the function of your heart valves. Learn about valve repair vs replacement.

Heart Valve Diagnosis Criteria

American Heart Association News Feed - Wed, 09/25/2013 - 12:31pm
As you prepare for heart valve testing for a complete diagnosis, there are several criteria used to determine your particular needs.

Getting an Accurate Heart Valve Diagnosis

American Heart Association News Feed - Wed, 09/25/2013 - 12:11pm
In order to decide the best treatment for your heart valve condition, you’ll need a careful evaluation. An accurate diagnosis helps you and your treatment team determine the risks and benefits of your treatment options.

Cardiac Catheterization

American Heart Association News Feed - Tue, 09/24/2013 - 11:11am
The American Heart Association explains that cardiac catheterization (cardiac cath or heart cath) is a procedure to examine how well your heart is working.

Getting Heart Healthy One Simple Step at a Time

American Heart Association News Feed - Fri, 09/20/2013 - 1:26pm
The American Heart Association explains Life's Simple 7 keys to prevention of heart disease and how a few simple changes can help you avoid such a diagnosis in the first place.

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Kinetic Integrations Facebook Feed - Fri, 09/20/2013 - 12:11pm
Stop the "muscle isolation" exercise nonsense. Most of you do not work with muscle paralysis populations. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23542879


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Health Insurance Marketplace Information

American Heart Association News Feed - Thu, 09/19/2013 - 1:57pm
The American Heart Association helps explain the new Health Insurance Marketplace and the need for health insurance.

Back in buzzing Katmandu, after trekking up Manaslu base camp and standing on La...

Kinetic Integrations Facebook Feed - Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:26am
Back in buzzing Katmandu, after trekking up Manaslu base camp and standing on Larke Pass.