6/18/2013 10:24:30 AM
Listen up, guys. June is Men's Health Month, and it's time to make prevention a priority! Regular screenings may include blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, prostate health and more. Schedule a doctor's appointment today! And ladies, encourage your man to eat healthy, exercise daily and visit the doctor for regular checkups.
4/26/2013 9:20:04 AM
Cardiovascular Institute of the South is celebrating May as High Blood Pressure Awareness Month and Stroke Awareness Month.
2/25/2013 1:28:47 PM
In this video, Dr. Chris Paris discusses coronary artery disease and symptoms of a heart attack in men and women.
2/18/2013 3:07:18 PM
Watch Dr. Jody Stagg discuss the full array of cardiovascular assessment tools at Cardiovascular Institute of the South. Allowing us to give our patients the best assessment of the vascular system, this technology includes: cardiac calcium score, treadmill tests, cardiopulmonary exercise test, ultrasounds, holter monitors, and more.
2/14/2013 10:33:09 AM
February is American Heart Month. Did you know that cardiovascular disease affects 40% of men and women ages 40-59? It's time to take care of your heart. Do you know your risk?
2/13/2013 3:22:32 PM
Do you know your risk of cardiovascular disease? In this video, Dr. Chris Paris discusses the risk factors of cardiovascular disease and when to see a cardiologist.
2/8/2013 9:10:41 AM
As a woman in her 50s who lived a healthy lifestyle, Kim Waldrup did not realize she was at risk for heart disease. She now speaks out as a heart attack survivor, urging women to know the symptoms and to get checked. Dr. Craig Walker also explains the importance of prevention and the advancements of cardiovascular treatments.
2/8/2013 9:00:35 AM
Dr. Craig Walker discusses heart disease, women's risk, risk factors, how to know if you have a heart attack, CT scans, and more.
2/7/2013 11:12:05 AM
This video put out by American Heart Association's Go Red for Women Campaign showcases real women's experiences with heart disease.
2/7/2013 8:53:57 AM
CIS cardiologists Dr. Wade May & Dr. John Patterson discuss a new treatment, called transcatheter aortic valve replacement, to treat aortic stenosis.
2/5/2013 3:26:08 PM
February is American Heart Month. Do you know your risk? In this video, CIS physician, Dr. Jody Stagg, discusses heart disease in women: how to know your risk, how women's symptoms may differ from men's, and the importance of knowing your numbers.
1/31/2013 3:42:18 PM
Wear Red Day is Friday, February 1st. Join us and other businesses in wearing red on this day to show your support in the fight against heart disease.
1/31/2013 3:28:50 PM
February is American Heart Month, and Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is creating awareness about the fight against heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States.
1/7/2013 11:04:26 AM
Flu season is in full swing, and the reported cases are showing that the flu is particularly widespread in Louisiana this year. Protect yourself and others from the flu this season by taking precautions.
1/7/2013 10:39:22 AM
Whether or not you've chosen to tackle a New Year's resolution, keep in mind that the most important choice you can make this year is to take care of you and your family's heart health.
9/26/2012 10:40:55 AM
Dr. Raghotham Patlola, cardiologist at CIS in Lafayette, Louisiana discusses peripheral arterial disease and its signs & symptoms. September is PAD Awareness Month.
9/26/2012 10:25:20 AM
Do you experience pain in your feet or legs when at rest? This is a large indicator of peripheral arterial disease. Watch cardiologist Dr. Peter Fail in this video as he discusses the signs and symptoms of PAD.
9/6/2012 3:13:42 PM
Do you experience pain or cramps in your legs and feet? These symptoms may not only be caused by increasing age; they may be signs of a much more serious condition called peripheral arterial disease, also known as PAD.
8/21/2012 3:06:34 PM
Dr. Christopher Paris, cardiologist at CIS in Houma, speaks about his training and risk factors of cardiovascular disease.
5/22/2012 3:49:30 PM
Dr. Peter Fail discusses Peripheral Arterial Disease in this brief video.
5/11/2012 2:41:12 PM
Ask kids what they've got on their mind this summer, and chances are it's not the long-term benefits of a healthy lifestyle. That's why teaching healthy habits are so important.
5/11/2012 2:33:28 PM
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. Particularly in Louisiana, the prevalence of obesity and diabetes means that our communities are at a greater risk of heart disease.
5/11/2012 2:24:36 PM
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women.
1/25/2012 4:14:30 PM
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