Patient Stories and Heart Health Tips

Cynthia Taub

COVID-19 and Heart Health

In the most recent installment of "Connecting with the CEO," Cynthia C. Taub, MD, MBA, FASE, discussed topics related to heart health.

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Sports Cardiology Program evaluation

Sports Cardiology: Screening and Treatment for College All-Stars to Active Retirees

Athletes of all ages are playing it safe with personalized screening and treatment services at Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Sports Cardiology Clinic.

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Should My Child Have a Cholesterol Test?

A genetic disorder called “familial hypercholesterolemia,” if left untreated, can lead to early heart disease.

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American Heart Month

Cardiac Care During COVID-19: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Provides Information During American Heart Month

In the United States, cardiovascular disease is the most common form of death—more than 850,000 each year, more than cancer and chronic lung disease combined.

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Mark Creager, MD

Mark A. Creager, MD, Receives Top National Award from The American Heart Association

Center director of the Heart and Vascular Center at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is the recipient of the 2020 Gold Heart Award

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Dr. Dadekian talking with patient

Sports Cardiology Clinic Supports the Unique Needs of Athletes

The clinic provides expert cardiovascular care for athletes at all levels of competition—including high school and college athletes, “weekend warriors” and older athletes who participate in competitive or endurance sports.

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Dr. Dadekian visits with a patient.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Expands Sports Cardiology Clinic

New Program Offers Screening and Treatment for Athletes of All Ages, Types and Competitive Levels

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Understanding Moyamoya

Moyamoya is a rare vascular condition of the brain, which results in an increased risk for a stroke called a TIA or aneurysm, which can lead to short-term or permanent brain injury.

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Seth Corbeil

Our Patients. Their Stories. Seth Corbeil

After a serious fall off his bike, 12-year-old Seth Corbeil spent a few weeks in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at CHaD, right in the midst of COVID-19.

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Pam Driscoll with care team

Our Patients. Their Stories. Pamela Driscoll

After experiencing months of fatigue, shortness of breath and increasing heart palpitations, especially when she ran, Pamela Driscoll was pretty sure something was seriously wrong.

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