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June 16, 2020 Heart Attack Health & Wellness Read Article

Heart Attack: Time is Muscle

Although hospitals are seeing fewer heart attack patients, that doesn’t mean heart attacks are on the decline. More concerning is that recent statistics suggest people aren’t calling 911, or they are delaying or avoiding critical care.

February 18, 2020 Widowmaker Heart Attack Health & Wellness Read Article

What is a Widowmaker Heart Attack?

While all heart attacks can be fatal, some are truly notorious. A heart attack from a blockage in the main artery that goes down the front of the heart, known as the widowmaker, is often the most fatal. Here's why.

February 14, 2020 Caring for Two - Heart Health Health & Wellness Read Article

Caring for Two – Heart Health for You and Your Baby

When you are pregnant, you probably notice the fatigue, shortness of breath, and light-headedness that can sometimes overcome you. Did you know that these symptoms are caused by changes in your heart and blood vessels?

January 30, 2020 Diagonal Texture In The News February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death… Read Article

UPMC Promotes Heart Health with Screenings and Events

February is American Heart Month. UPMC encourages you to make time for your heart this month. The health system will offer a variety of heart health educational events and scr

January 29, 2020 Heart and Sugar Health & Wellness Read Article

How Sugar Affects the Heart

You probably know that your sweet tooth affects your waistline, but did you know it can also be harmful to your heart?

November 26, 2019 Holiday Stress Health & Wellness Read Article

Tips for a Heart-Healthy Holiday Season

While this season is meant to bring feelings of love and cheer, it can also be one of the most stressful times, putting added strain on your heart. Here's some tips for a healthier holiday.

June 25, 2019 Clyde Daubert Health & Wellness Read Article

Heart Surgery Didn’t Slow Clyde Down for Long

If Clyde Daubert had a choice, he would be outside running his beagles or in the woods hunting.

May 6, 2019 Cheers to Health In The News Read Article

Say ‘Cheers’ to Heart Health with UPMC Susquehanna’s Spirit of Women

Ladies, don't miss UPMC Susquehanna Spirit of Women’s Cheers to Your Heart, Wednesday, May 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Whispering Oaks Vineyard, 1306 State Route 61, Sunbury.

January 29, 2019 heart disease Health & Wellness Read Article

Age and Heart Disease

When you picture heart disease, you may think of someone 60 or older who is overweight and not in great health. The truth is, the risk for heart disease starts developing in your 20s and 30s. As the rate of obesity rises in the United States and people li

February 14, 2018 heart health Community Read Article

5 Ways to Love Your Heart

Little daily habits go a long way to prevent heart disease.

January 26, 2018 heart month In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Promotes Heart Health with Screenings and Events

February is American Heart Month. Heart is the leading cause of death among men and women in the U.S., so UPMC Susquehanna encourages you to make time for your heart this month. The system is offering a variety of heart health educational events and scree

March 7, 2016 exercise Health & Wellness Read Article

How Much Exercise is Best for Heart Health? Americans Aren't Sure.

Exercise plays an important role in preventing heart disease.