Patient Stories and Heart Health Tips

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Type 2 diabetics have unique heart health concerns. Learn how to keep your heart healthy with information from a Dartmouth Health cardiologist

Diabetes and cardiovascular diseases are both incredibly common in the United States—and there is overlap between the two.

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Staying heart healthy with type 2 diabetes

By managing type 2 diabetes, patients can improve their heart health and enjoy better overall health.

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Love Your Heart Night at the NH Fisher Cats game on August 13, 2022

Get your heart pumping at the 5th annual Love Your Heart Night at the Northeast Delta Dental Stadium where the Fisher Cats faceoff with the Erie Seawolves to support the Heart & Vascular Center.

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Person experiencing Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

Is it just a leg cramp or something else?

When people experience leg pain or cramping while walking that improves with rest, it’s often overlooked as a side effect of aging, but it could be Peripheral Arterial Disease.

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DHMC nationally recognized for commitment to improving cardiac arrest survival rates and stroke care

American Heart Association presents Get With The Guidelines awards for proven dedication to ensuring in-hospital cardiac arrest, stroke patients have access to best practices and life-saving care

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Dartmouth Health Leaders Partner with American Heart Association for Annual Educational Luncheon

2022 New Hampshire Go Red for Women® Luncheon to be held April 20 at the Hanover Inn

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Has Your Lifestyle Changed During the Pandemic? Learn How That Could Impact Your Heart from a D-H Cardiologist

“Heart Health in a Pandemic” will be on February 23

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Advancing Technology and Remote Care for Cardiac Patients

The Device Clinic at Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Heart & Vascular Center has expanded the availability of innovative devices that improve patient outcomes.

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Hannah I. Chaudry, MD

Heart Health for Women

By understanding heart disease risks and symptoms, following a heart-healthy diet and tuning in to their bodies, women can actively protect their hearts and overall health. 

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Managing Your Blood Pressure

Merle L. Myerson, MD, PhD, offers important information about blood pressure and how to manage it to support heart and overall health.

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