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Cardiologist

Holiday Heart Stress

Holiday heart stress might sound gimmicky at first, but 69% of people report heightened stress during the season of cheer. When the demands of seasonal

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Vein Health

Blood Clots And Travel

Traveling a long distance (4+ hours) can put many people at risk of developing blood clots, also known as DVT (deep vein thrombosis). While this

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Blood Pressure

What Is A Coronary Angioplasty?

What Is Coronary Angioplasty? Coronary angioplasty is an interventional cardiology procedure to open up blocked or narrowed arteries. When plaque builds up over time, it

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Blood Pressure

Risk For Heart Disease Assessment

The following infographic was originally published by The American Heart Association. Factors that play into your risk for Heart Disease: Age Gender Family History Smoking

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Blood Pressure

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral vascular disease is the hardening of arteries throughout your body (except you heart). This cardiovascular disease affects older members of the population and tends

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Blood Pressure

Managing Hypertension

For our patients with Hypertension in Macon, Central Georgia Heart center takes a multi-pronged approach to management. This can include diet, medication, exercise and more.

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