10 Ways to Keep Your Heart Healthy

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Living with a heart condition can feel daunting but even small changes can make a significant difference in your well-being. At AMS Cardiology, we believe in empowering our patients to take charge of their heart health. That’s why we’ve compiled ten practical tips on how to improve heart health so you don’t have to navigate […]

What Happens During Electrical Cardioversion?

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We understand the anxiety that can come with having an irregular heartbeat, especially when treatment options like electrical cardioversion are discussed. We believe in empowering our patients with knowledge and information about their condition so they can make the best decisions for their health. That’s why we created this guide to explain what happens during […]

How to Prevent an Atrial Fibrillation Attack

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Atrial fibrillation often shortened to AFib is an irregular and often rapid heart rhythm that can lead to serious health complications. If you or someone you know is living with AFib, understanding the condition and how to prevent attacks is crucial. Below the team at AMS Cardiology explores what AFib is, preventative measures to stop […]

How to Prevent Peripheral Artery Disease

In the complex web of our cardiovascular system, the arteries play a vital role in ensuring the smooth flow of blood from the heart to various parts of the body. However, when these arteries become narrowed or blocked conditions like Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) can emerge, posing a threat to our overall health. At AMS […]

The Role of Genetics in Heart Disease Risk

In the cardiology world, understanding the intricate connection between genetics and heart disease is of paramount importance. At AMS Cardiology, we recognize that prevention is at the core of our practice. Below, we explore the relationship between genetics and heart disease, shedding light on the key factors contributing to a person being at risk. We […]

How to Stay Active When the Weather Gets Cold

During the colder months, it can be challenging to maintain an active lifestyle and prioritize cardiovascular health. Staying motivated is crucial, especially for older individuals who want to improve their heart health. Below we’ll explore several ways to stay active and incorporate exercise into your daily routine even when the weather gets cold. Indoor Workouts: […]

Who Is At Risk for Heart Disease?

Heart disease remains a prevalent and serious health concern that affects millions worldwide. Understanding the risk factors, recognizing the signs and seeking guidance from a cardiologist can play a significant role in preventing and treating this disease. Below, the heart doctors at AMS Cardiology explain who’s at risk and the signs of a cardiovascular problem […]

Healthy Summer Foods to Consume for a Healthy Heart

With summer in full swing, we get a bountiful array of healthy summer foods that are not only delicious but are also helpful for your cardiovascular system. Incorporating fresh, nutritious foods into your diet can help support a healthy heart. But what do those include? During the summer, fruits and vegetables are always first on […]

Tips for a Heart-Healthy Diet

Maintaining a heart-healthy diet is an essential aspect of preventative cardiology, helping to reduce the risk of heart disease and promote overall cardiovascular well-being. By incorporating nutrient-rich foods into your daily meals, you can support a healthy heart and embrace heart-healthy habits. Let’s explore some practical tips for a heart-healthy diet, highlighting a few foods […]

Benefits of Telemedicine

Telemedicine has revolutionized the way we access medical services. By making use of virtual resources and digital communication tools, telemedicine can help patients in numerous ways. The advantages of telehealth already far outweigh the negatives. It can include everything from initial diagnostic appointments to follow-ups to continual training for healthcare professionals.  What is Telemedicine? Telemedicine, […]