Acute Coronary Syndrome, Explained

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: December 19, 2022

You may never have heard of Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS for short), but we are sure you are more familiar with the terms heart attack and unstable angina. These both fall under the umbrella of ACS. It is a blanket term that covers any sudden condition where the heart muscle becomes unexpectedly blocked. The blockage

A Look at Prevention and Treatment of Arteriosclerosis

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: November 7, 2022

Vascular arteriosclerosis is a type of vascular disease that can be caused by various factors including uncontrolled ongoing high blood pressure and cholesterol. There are three different ways that arteriosclerosis can manifest and present itself. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) When plaque buildup forms in a coronary artery, it can block the flow of blood to

The Brain and Heart Health Connection – You Might Be Surprised!

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: November 4, 2022

You may not realize it but the heart and brain health hold a direct connection. By keeping your heart healthy you also reduce the chance of brain-related issues such as dementia and stroke. How this connection works Your heart is responsible for pumping blood through the entire body to all organs. Damaged blood vessels can

Could You Recognize the Signs of a Heart Attack in Time?

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: July 22, 2022

Quick Heart Attack Fact Sheet  A heart attack can occur at any time, anywhere, and in almost anyone. Heart attacks do not discriminate based on age, race, or even overall health. Because of this, it is important to know the signs so that you can get help quickly for someone who may be desperately in