Love Your Heart
A Cleveland Clinic podcast to help you learn more about heart and vascular disease and conditions affecting your chest. We explore prevention, diagnostic tests, medical and surgical treatments, new innovations and more.
Alternative Strategies to Lower Blood Pressure
What can you do to lower your blood pressure without taking medications? Blood pressure specialist and preventive cardiologist Luke Laffin, MD, talks about alternative or complementary options that may help lower your blood pressure.Play Now
All Love Your Heart Episodes
June 30, 2020
Have You Been Told You are Not a Candidate for Coronary Interventions?
Dr. Steven Nissen talks with Dr. Jaikirshan Khatri talk about complex coronary interventions. Patients who are not candidates for coronary artery bypass surgery due to other co-existing conditions may still be a candidate for an interventional procedure.Play Now
June 23, 2020
Is HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) OK for heart patients?
Michael Crawford, MS, Manager of Cardiac Rehabilitation at Cleveland Clinic and certified exercise physiologist answers questions about high intensity interval training (HIIT). Mike provided guidance on who should or should not participate in HIIT, what it involves, and things to keep in mind if you are considering this type of exercise.Play Now
June 16, 2020
What Should You Know if You Have Tricuspid Valve Disease?
Samir Kapadia, MD, Chairman, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Amar Krishnaswamy MD, Section Head, Interventional Cardiology talks about what is new in tricuspid valve treatment. They answer questions: What happens with tricuspid valve disease or a leaking tricuspid valve? What are the symptoms of tricuspid valve regurgitation (TR) and what causes it? How is TR diagnosed and when should it be treated? How is TR treated? What are new innovations to treat TR without heart surgery?Play Now
June 9, 2020
Phase 2 Cardiac Rehabilitation
Erik Van Iterson, PhD, MS, Director of Cardiac Rehabilition at Cleveland Clinic answers common questions about Cardiac Rehabilitation: Who should have cardiac rehabilitation? What is cardiac rehabilitation? What are the goals? What type of education is involved? Does insurance cover cardiac rehabilitation?Play Now