On Friday, February 5, 2010, employees of Scott & White Healthcare will “Go Red for Women” to support awareness of heart disease and stroke in women, sponsored by the Scott & White Heart & Vascular Institute. Everyone can show support for the fight against heart disease in women by wearing red. Men can show their … Continue reading Scott & White Healthcare employees support National “Wear Red Day”
Mirriam-Webster defines failure as “a state of inability to perform a normal function.” When I hear the word failure, I feel an overarching sense of dread looming over me. You know the feeling you get in the pit of your stomach when you know you are headed to something that’s pretty bad and you have … Continue reading Don’t Let Heart Failure Defeat You
Most of us have experienced that burning sensation in our chests at one time or another. You eat a big, spicy meal and chalk it up to heartburn and turn to some over the counter remedies to take care of it. But what happens when it’s more than that? Could you tell the difference between … Continue reading Heart attack or heartburn?