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Adventist Health First in Oregon to Use Sutureless Surgical Valve

September 27, 2017

September 27, 2017—Portland, Ore.— Adventist Health’s Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular in Portland, Ore. is one of the first institutions in the country and the only one in Oregon to offer patients the new sutureless Perceval valve for aortic valve replacements (AVR). The valve is a surgical biological valve designed with a self-anchoring frame, enabling […]

5 foods to skip for better blood pressure

June 06, 2017

If you have high blood pressure, here’s some food for thought: What you eat can make it easier—or harder—to keep your blood pressure under control. Like what, you may ask? Here are five surprising foods that can push blood pressure in the wrong direction—and some tips to help you dish up heart-healthy fare instead. 5 […]

Dr. Alhumaid discusses Atrial Fibrillation

March 08, 2017

Dr. Fawaz Alhumaid, a cardiologist specializing in electrophysiology at Adventist Health’s Northwest Regional Heart & Vascular, joined AM Northwest to share what you might not know about a heart condition called Atrial Fibrillation (AFib). What is Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)? For the heart to work normally, electrical signals travel through the heart’s tissue in a very specific […]

8 hidden signs of heart trouble

February 21, 2017

Let’s call it “the TV show heart attack.” A person suddenly stops talking mid-sentence, clutches the chest in pain and falls to the ground. It’s very dramatic, but not always what a real heart attack looks—or feels—like. Chest pain is the most common symptom of a heart attack. But in most cases, the pain starts […]

Give your heart some X’s and O’s this February

February 09, 2017

It’s American Heart Month, when you should give your heart a little bit of love. That’s because it can take months to get your heart back into shape following a heart attack. Just like you need physical therapy after joint replacement surgery, your heart needs close monitoring and a little care to build up its […]

A Heartfelt Year

January 21, 2017

About a year ago, our family set out to make some heart-healthy diet changes. Based on diet changes recommended by Dr. Anabel Facemire, a cardiologist with Northwest Regional Heart & Vascular, we decided to give our kitchen a chance to improve our heart health. This is the story of what we did…and what it did […]

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