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Posted on December 14, 2018

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“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” —Benjamin Franklin

At North Suffolk Cardiology, we put… read more

Posted on December 11, 2018

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The occurrence of diabetes.
Diabetes is a national epidemic that… read more

Posted on November 26, 2018

All salt is essentially sodium chloride. Sodium is an essential mineral that is regulated by the kidneys. It assists in muscle function, nerve impulses and maintains the body's balance of fluid. With all of these benefits, how can salt be a bad thing? 

Excessive salt intake can lead… read more

Posted on November 20, 2018

Thanksgiving is around the corner and we’re excited to sit down with our families for a feast. However, just because we get to take the day off from work, it doesn’t mean that our bodies do. There are several dishes on the Thanksgiving table that can cause the heart to work harder. This article… read more

Posted on October 19, 2018

When it comes to skill, there isn’t anything a man can do that a woman can’t. But being anatomically different, men and women can experience the same conditions in a different manner. … read more

Posted on September 24, 2018

While modern medicine has come a long way in helping people to live longer, it is only one piece of the puzzle when it comes to total wellness. In addition to regular check-ups, it is important to live a healthy lifestyle to prevent the formation or worsening of certain heart conditions. When… read more

Posted on September 20, 2018

“Busy” is the new black, and it often cuts into our sleep time. Our heart can’t verbally remind us that it needs the rest, so it begins to decline in performance if we join #teamnosleep for too long.

The heart is always working, pumping about 2,000 gallons of blood daily-even when we… read more

Posted on August 23, 2018

To most people, “heart attack” and “heart failure” are synonymous terms. While the two events can be interconnected, they are quite different in how they occur. Let’s take a deeper look at what happens to the heart in each situation.

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Posted on June 29, 2018

If you believe you are experiencing the signs of a heart attack, it is imperative that you call 911 and get the medical attention you require immediately.

Heart attacks occur when one or more of your coronary arteries become blocked. Blockage of the arteries can happen suddenly leading… read more

Posted on June 14, 2018

The term “healthy” has been skewed to include 100-calorie Oreo packs, diet soda and skim lattes. But what does eating healthy really entail?

First, we must remember that what your body needs is not exactly what your partner’s or your child’s body needs to be optimally healthy. As… read more