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, […]

Who Qualifies to See a Preventative Cardiologist?

Your heart is one of the most hardworking muscles in the body, beating more than 100,000 times a day. It’s vital to take preventative care of this organ to help lower the risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Below our team shares why seeing a preventative cardiologist is valuable to your health and the three main […]

How Cholesterol Is Linked to Heart Disease

Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance found in your blood. Your body needs cholesterol as it helps your body build healthy new cells, insulate nerves and produce hormones. Typically your liver creates all the cholesterol your body needs. But cholesterol can also enter your body from certain foods like milk, eggs and meat. High cholesterol […]

How Nicotine Affects Your Heart

By now, you understand that smoking is bad for your health. In fact, smoking is the leading cause of death in the United States, killing over 480,000 people a year. The chemicals in cigarettes and cigarette smoke can cause lung cancer and a myriad of other health conditions and diseases. But did you know that […]

How Heart Disease Can Lead to a Stroke: National Stroke Awareness Month

Close to one million Americans die of heart disease, stroke, or other cardiovascular conditions every year. Leading risk factors for such complications are high blood pressure, high LDL cholesterol, diabetes, smoking, obesity, unhealthy diet, and minimal physical activity. If you have been diagnosed with heart disease, it is critical to understand the condition and recognize […]

Simple Outdoor Activities to Promote a Healthy Spring

After months of cold weather, the warmer temperatures are finally here. The sun is shining and it is time to put away the thick sweaters and break out the shorts and T-shirts. It is also the perfect time to reinvent your exercise routine and head outdoors. Check out some fun and simple outdoor activities you […]

How to Create Daily, Heart-Healthy Habits

  Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women worldwide. While death rates have been slowly dropping over the past decade, about 659,000 people in the US die each year from heart disease. If you’re wondering what you can do to keep your heart in top shape, we’re sharing healthy daily […]