WPLG Channel 10 – May 28, 2015
May is Better Sleep Month and if you’re one of the millions of Americans struggling to get a good night’s sleep, the solution may be quite simple.
Miami Herald – May 24, 2015
Only 1 percent of all cancers are of the esophagus, the tube that runs from your throat to your stomach. But esophageal cancer is a deadly disease. About 80 percent of people diagnosed with esophageal cancer live less than five years, according to the American Cancer Society.
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May 20: Webchat – Ask the Heart Surgeon
Who: Edward Savage, MD & Douglas Johnson, MD
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
What: As the nation’s number one Heart and Vascular program, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, our experienced cardiothoracic surgeons offer virtually every type of cardiac surgery. We specialize in treating heart conditions from the simple to the very complex, offering groundbreaking surgical procedures such as minimally invasive and robotically assisted cardiac surgery. Take advantage of this opportunity to chat live with two Cleveland Clinic heart surgeons, and have your questions answered.
May 29: Webchat – Atrial Fibrillation and Other Abnormal Heart Rhythms
Who: Sergio Pinski, MD & Walid Saliba, MD
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
What: Atrial Fibrillation (Afib), the most common type of irregular heartbeat is found in about 2.2 million Americans. Because abnormal heart rhythms can be silent, there are millions of Americans today unaware they are living with this condition. In some cases AFib can be dangerous, because it can lead to stroke as a result of blood clots traveling to the brain. There are a variety of treatment options available, both medical as well as surgical. Log on to chat with two of Cleveland Clinic’s cardiac electrophysiologists, to learn more and have your questions addressed.