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A telehealth program from Los Angeles VA lets Veterans with cardiac arrhythmias connect with their doctors and share heart readings virtually.
VA and Evidation encourage Veteran enrollment in a free, app-based program that helps educate Veterans about their heart health.
Flavored or Greek, yogurt of all kinds might hold answers to better heart health, according to a study on nearly 200K Veterans.
Good for heart and gut health, fiber can reduce the risk of diabetes and some cancers, and aid with weight loss. It is rich in vitamins and minerals.
VA continues to offer cutting edge cardiac care to Veterans, with many innovative ideas and practices coming directly from health care providers.
VA is encouraging Veterans and their families to participate in Wear Red Day on February 5. This annual event unites people nationwide around the common goal of eradicating heart disease.
VA encourages women Veterans to talk to their providers about how they can prevent heart disease. VA and the American Heart Association want to help women Veterans reduce their risk of heart disease.
Dr. Mary Whooley is a board-certified physician and Director of Cardiac […]
Dr. Jacob Doll is a board-certified cardiologist and health services […]
It’s Go Red for Women Week, and that means that […]
Join VA and Go Red for women this February as we encourage women Veterans to commit to their heart health.
The American Heart Association recently selected Beverly Buchanan of VA’s William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia, South Carolina, as one of its national spokespersons.
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Last updated October 4, 2022
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