AtlantiCare Neurosurgeon Jorge Eller, MD, reminds you that, when it comes to stroke, remembering to BE FAST could be life-saving.
Blog posts tagged “heart:”
Ten years have passed since the quick action of colleagues – and use of an automated external defibrillator - saved my life.
On August 13, I worked a 12 hour night shift. Afterward, I went to see Dr. Kasper to review my test results. When I arrived at his office, I was escorted to a small room. I knew I had failed my stress test miserably. Doc came in with a sense of somberness which I had never seen. He said, “Melissa, you need bypass surgery. You need to go directly to the Emergency Room. Now.”
In some families, heirlooms are passed from one generation to the next; in others, names, traditions, or recipes make repeat appearances. Among the many things we all inherit from our parents, health conditions are often among of them.
Enjoy this tasty and heart-healthy recipe from Eddy Rodriguez, cycling instructor, AtlantiCare LifeCenter
Enjoy this tasty and heart-healthy recipe from Melissa Hutchison, primary care physician, AtlantiCare Primary Care Plus
Enjoy this delicious and heart healthy recipe from Laura Engelmann, MHA
Our EMS, police departments, and firefighters are some of the first lines of defense we have in emergency situations. We rely on these men and women to keep us safe. The jobs of first responders are often highly stressful and frequently entail significant risk. One of these risks, national studies have shown, is an increased risk for cardiovascular disease.
Enjoy this tasty and heart-healthy recipe from Maribel Maldonado, wellness specialist with AtlantiCare Health Engagement
How many times have you thought to yourself – or said aloud to someone as you incredulously shook your head, “That looks like a heart attack on a plate!”? My colleagues have shared their favorite healthy recipes. We invite you to share your recipes and pictures of your heart-healthy culinary creations with AtlantiCare Well4Life, too.