Everyone knows how important a healthy heart is, but if you drive professionally it can be even more important for you. This is why your cardiac health will be assessed at every taxi driver medical. Continue reading Driving and Your Heart: What Taxi Drivers Should Know
Atherosclerosis is one of the most common causes of strokes and heart attacks, but it can often remain hidden. Many patients who are treated at the cardiology clinic in London do not realise that they are affected by atherosclerosis until they undergo health screening or start to experience problems such as angina. Continue reading What is Atherosclerosis?
If someone in your family has been diagnosed with heart disease, or if you yourself have a heart problem, you might be wondering what this means for the rest of the family. Continue reading What You Should Know If You Have a Family History of Heart Disease
Heart monitoring doesn’t just happen at the cardiology clinic in London. Sometimes your doctor will ask you to take a portable monitoring device home so that your health can be monitored for 24 hours or more.
Screening for heart failure can save lives. If you are at risk of heart failure, identifying this risk before you actually fall ill will enable you to start treatment earlier, and potentially even to avoid having a major cardiac event. Continue reading Should You Have a Screening for Heart Failure?