Heart Health

At Care New England, we are focused on the health of your heart and committed to serving the health needs of our community and the state. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. for both men and women. It is important to make smart choices that will prevent heart disease and other related diseases, allowing you to live an active, healthy life. Heart disease is caused by a variety of different conditions, but at Care New England, an array of general and advanced services and programs cover your heart health needs every step of the way. Whether it’s an abnormal heart rate, heart attack or stroke, Care New England Cardiovascular Care provides expert cardiac care with direct access to one of the nation’s leading cardiac services. Made possible through an affiliation with Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, you can receive advanced cardiac care that is normally only found in major cities.

Featured Posts in Heart Health

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Two Hearts Beating As One, Heart Disease During Pregnancy

Pregnancy can take on a whole new set of concerns for women with heart problems. The main risk is that her heart will not tolerate the strain of pregnancy and will fail.

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The Gender Difference in Heart Health

The heart in a woman's body is essentially the same muscle as that in a man, but when she has a heart attack, the symptoms can be completely different.

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A Heart Healthy Lifestyle

Almost every lifestyle change people resolved to make this month – quitting smoking, dieting, exercising – have one body part in common: the heart.

Recent Posts in Heart Health

What Fitness Tracker and App are Right For You

Care New England’s employee wellness provider talks about fitness tracking devices, gadgets and apps that can help individuals track and measure their daily fitness routines. […]

Women’s Heart Health – What You Should Know!

Symptoms of heart disease in women can be different from those associated with men. Drs. Heather Hurlburt and Alice Kim discuss the symptoms, risks and prevention of heart disease in women.

Two Hearts Beating As One, Heart Disease During Pregnancy

Pregnancy can take on a whole new set of concerns for women with heart problems. The main risk is that her heart will not tolerate the strain of pregnancy and will fail.

Care New England Talks Your Heart Health

Talks Your Heart Health kicked off on Sunday with a special on ABC 6 featuring doctors from Care New England’s Cardiovascular Care program.

Show Your Love in Healthy Ways

Check out the top ten heart-healthy ways to show your affection for your Valentine. After all, it is national heart health month too.

The Gender Difference in Heart Health

The heart in a woman's body is essentially the same muscle as that in a man, but when she has a heart attack, the symptoms can be completely different.

A Heart Healthy Lifestyle

Almost every lifestyle change people resolved to make this month – quitting smoking, dieting, exercising – have one body part in common: the heart.