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It is all anyone can talk about right now as we all are trying to reduce our risk of getting coronavirus.  But even if you are working from home, canceling your social calendar,  avoiding public spaces and washing your hands like you never have before, it’s natural to want to do more to protect… read more

When it comes to top-selling packaged beverages in the United States, energy drinks are among the favorites. Accounting for 30 percent of packaged beverages sold at convenience stores in 2017, energy drinks entice teenagers and young adults with the promise of a burst of energy. The “energy”… read more

A new year is an exciting time. Flipping the calendar inspires a feeling of wanting to make a positive change. Hitting the reset button can be a wonderful feeling. A resolution for becoming a new you is not only empowering, but it can be slightly daunting.  Instead of feeling overwhelmed, making… read more

‘Tis the season to splurge! We love the holiday season and it is a wonderful time to feel grateful for the people in your life, but holiday parties aren’t known for being heart-healthy.  When you gather around the table with friends and relatives this year, why not incorporate some small changes… read more

We hope that when you think of the holiday season, you think of the joy of celebrating with family and friends. However, the season can also bring a lot of stress, which is not good for the heart. The American Medical Association has recognized stress as the basic cause of over 60% of all human… read more

For "Ultrasound Awareness Month," we'd like to remind you that Heart Health Ultrasound Screening is a safe, non-invasive procedure that anyone can undergo to diagnose any number of conditions that can lead to a heart attack, such as blocked or narrowing arteries due to plaque build-… read more

A heart attack happens when something blocks the flow of blood to the heart. In most cases, the blockage is a buildup of fat, cholesterol and other substances, which combine to form a plaque in the coronary arteries, which are the arteries that feed the heart.  Eventually, the plaque will break… read more

Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance that is found in all your cells.  Your cholesterol levels can serve as a harbinger for your future heart health. High cholesterol can double your risk for heart disease, therefore prevention and treatment are important to preserve the health of your heart… read more

Join us in celebration of Nuclear Medicine Week! (October 6 -12) North Suffolk Cardiology will be sponsoring a Nuclear Medicine Week/Fun Walk to promote Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging awareness. This Event is part of a nationwide campaign to promote nuclear medicine awareness by the… read more

September has been officially designated National Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month and prevention is the name of the game. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common circulatory problem that is marked by narrowed arteries, which restrict blood flow to your limbs. The most common symptom… read more