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Medical Minute: Congestive Heart Failure

Feb 14, 2019 / No Comments

Nurse Practitioner Laura Small discusses the types of congestive heart failure, symptoms, and causes in this Medical Minute. Learn more about this chronic condition that affects the heart’s ability …

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Medical Minute: Nuclear Stress Test Explained

Feb 8, 2019 / No Comments

In addition to an exercise stress test, your doctor may order a nuclear stress test. This is done by using an imaging machine to create pictures showing the blood …

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Medical Minute: Stress Test and What to Expect

Feb 8, 2019 / No Comments

If you’ve been scheduled for an exercise stress test, watch this video to find out what to expect! Dr. Robert Harizi, Chief of Cardiology; Joan Arakelian, Nurse Practitioner, Cardiology; …

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Can Music Help Improve Your Workout?

Apr 20, 2018 / 1 Comment

By Dr. Robert Harizi Division Chief, Reliant Medical Group Cardiology Ever notice that people at the gym seem to spend more time finding the right song on their workout …

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Subtle Signs Can Signal a Heart Attack in Women

Feb 2, 2018 / 2 Comments

By Deepti Kumar, MD Reliant Medical Group Cardiology Many people think that a heart attack always begins with chest pain. And while it’s a very common sign of a …

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I Just Fainted, Should I See a Doctor?

Aug 10, 2017 / 3 Comments

By Dr. Robert Harizi Reliant Medical Group Cardiology It can happen to anyone. All of a sudden you feel a little dizzy and light-headed, and then, (thump!) you wake …

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Can You Really Die of a Broken Heart?

Feb 10, 2017 / 5 Comments

By Robert Harizi, MD Reliant Medical Group Cardiology Most of us have probably experienced a broken heart at some point in our lives, but can you really die from …

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Can Owning a Dog Help Protect You From Heart Disease?

Jan 3, 2017 / 2 Comments

Our canine companions may be more important than we think when it comes to our heart health. In fact, a panel of experts from the American Heart Association (AHA) …

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Medical Mythbuster: Do Women Have Heart Attacks?

Feb 19, 2016 / No Comments

The fact is, in the United States, more women die of heart disease than cancer, making it the leading cause of death for women in our country. Although people …

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Learn the Keys to Better Heart Health

Feb 5, 2016 / No Comments

February is National Heart Month, which makes it the ideal time to learn more about preventing heart disease – one of America’s biggest health problems. Just because you feel …

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Reliant Cardiologists Get to the Heart of the Matter

Jan 20, 2016 / No Comments

The heart isn’t just one of the most important organs in the body, it’s also one of the most complicated. We don’t often think much about the complex functioning …

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Know the Warning Signs of Heatstroke

Jun 20, 2015 / No Comments

Heatstroke is a very dangerous condition caused by the body overheating. It requires immediate treatment as it can be life-threatening. Look for these warning signs: High body temperature. A body …

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February is National Heart Month!

Feb 10, 2015 / No Comments

The month of February is a great time to learn more about your risk for heart disease and stroke. Our “5 Key Facts about Heart Disease” will help you …

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February 6th is National Go Red For Women Day

Feb 5, 2015 / No Comments

National Wear Red Day For Women occurs on the first Friday in February. Designed to urge women as well as people from all walks of life, businesses, towns, schools, …

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Reliant Receives Echocardiography Accreditation by the IAC

Jan 21, 2015 / No Comments

Reliant Medical Group Cardiology departments located in Worcester, Auburn, and Milford MA have been granted a three-year term of accreditation in Echocardiography in the areas of Adult Transthoracic by …

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Cardiologists Get to the Heart of the Problem

Nov 3, 2014 / No Comments

The heart isn’t just one of the most important organs in the body, it’s also one of the most complicated. We don’t often think much about the complex functioning …

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Medical Minute: High Blood Pressure

Oct 22, 2014 / 3 Comments

Dr. Kristen Newsom, a family practice physician at our Holden location, discusses high blood pressure in her second “Medical Minute” video. Take a look!

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Dr. Laidlaw from Cardiology Featured in the Telegram & Gazette

Apr 7, 2014 / No Comments

This weekend, Dr. Laidlaw from the Reliant Medical Group Department of Cardiology was featured in the “Business Matters” section of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.  The article, entitled “Defibrillators, …

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Heart Healthy Lifestyle Changes

Feb 10, 2014 / No Comments

These lifestyle changes can make a difference and lead to a healthier heart: Quit smoking as soon as possible Get a yearly flu shot Always track medications, dosage, and …

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