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Heart Health in the Workplace: Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Heart on the Job Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Let’s face it, the modern office environment isn’t exactly designed to promote good heart health. Long hours spent sitting in front of a computer screen, indulging in sugary snacks from the vending machine, and stressing out over deadlines can all take a toll on your cardiovascular system. But fear not, there are steps you can take to keep your heart healthy and happy while on the job. How Your Heart Health Can Suffer in the Office  When you sit for

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The Importance of Early Detection: Warning Signs of Heart Disease Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Heart disease is a serious health concern that affects millions of people worldwide. It can cause a range of symptoms, including chest pain, shortness of breath, and fatigue, and can lead to serious complications such as heart attacks, stroke, and heart failure. While heart disease can be prevented by making healthy lifestyle choices, such as eating a balanced diet and exercising regularly, early detection is also crucial in managing the condition and preventing serious complications. In this post, we will

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The Surprising Link Between Mental Health And Heart Health  Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Mental health and heart health are more closely linked than many people realize. Mental health issues like depression, anxiety, and stress can have a real impact on your physical heart health. It has been shown that people who suffer from mental health issues are more likely to develop heart disease than those who do not.  The Links Between Mental Health and Heart Health Stress is the most common link between the two. When you experience stress, your body releases hormones

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Commotio Cordis: The Reason Behind Damar Hamlin’s Collapse?  Posted by Brookhaven Heart

On January 2, 2023, the nation was shocked by the sudden collapse of Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin. Speculation was rife as to the cause of the incident, with many people suggesting that it was due to commotio cordis. This is a rare event, and one that can be fatal. In this article, we will explain what commotio cordis is, so that you can better understand why it may have been the cause of Hamlin’s collapse. What Is Commotio Cordis?

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