Care for Children With Congenital Heart Disease
With our team approach to focusing on one patient at a time, your child will receive compassionate and unhurried care. Learn why Mayo Clinic has long been a destination medical center for patients seeking the best treatment for their children with complicated heart disease.
Mayo Clinic Minute: Identifying and Treating Atrial Fibrillation
As many as 6 million Americans have a heart condition called atrial fibrillation that increases their chance of health problems. [...]
Quick Quiz: Women’s Heart Health
Heart disease is more deadly than all forms of cancer combined and according to the American Heart Association, while one in 31 American women dies from breast cancer each year, heart disease claims the lives of one in three.
New Technique Offers Closed-chest Repair of Heart Valve Leak
The vast majority of heart valve surgeries are successful; however in a small number of cases, a leak occurs adjacent to the [...]
Tuesday Q and A: Differences between men and women can impact risk of heart disease
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I know that heart disease is the leading killer among men and women, but is it true [...]
Mayo Clinic Minute: Diagnosing Lupus, Heart-Healthy Cranberries
Watch today's Mayo Clinic Minute In today's Mayo Clinic Minute, we look at cranberries – they're not just for Thanksgiving! [...]
Mayo Clinic Minute: Cholesterol Vaccine
Watch today's Mayo Clinic Minute High cholesterol increases your risk of heart disease and stroke. The Centers for Disease Control and [...]
Weekend Wellness: Cardiac rehab beneficial for variety of heart disorders
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What does cardiac rehab involve? Do you recommend it for everyone who’s had a heart attack, or [...]
Mayo Clinic Q and A: Low Blood Pressure
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is considered “low” for the diastolic number in a blood pressure reading? What would a low [...]
Quicker Recoveries Possible with Robot-assisted Heart Valve Surgery
The head of Mayo Clinic’s Robotic and Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgical program, Dr. Rakesh Suri, explains how technology helps put patients on an “Expedit...
Prolonged Shortened Sleep Increases Blood Pressure at Night
SAN DIEGO — People exposed to prolonged periods of shortened sleep have significant increases in blood pressure during nighttime hours, [...]
Mayo Clinic Q and A: Mild to Moderate Aortic Stenosis Typically Doesn’t Require Surgery
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have a condition called aortic stenosis, which I am told prevents blood from getting out of [...]