Post Category: Cardiac Care

Women and Heart Disease

Women and Heart Disease According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the number one killer of women, taking more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Cardiovascular diseases in the United States kills approximately one in three women, but 80 percent of cardiac events may be prevented with education and lifestyle changes.
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Ascension Providence announces Waco’s first TAVR program

Ascension Providence announces Waco’s first TAVR program Cardiac patients can now receive minimally invasive valve replacement close to home Ascension Providence recently announced that The Heart Hospital at Ascension Providence now offers Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), an innovative, minimally invasive procedure with many benefits for heart patients seeking an aortic valve replacement. Providence’s TAVR program, as…
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