Heart Care News
December 04, 2018 - The holiday season can be a particularly dangerous time for heart attacks. Dr. Eric Van De Graaff talks with KETV about how to protect your heart this holiday season.
August 20, 2018 - St. Francis Cardio/Pulmonary Rehab Program Certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
August 20, 2018 - Heart-failure patients may not realize that seemingly harmless actions, like drinking too much water, can result in re-hospitalization.
August 19, 2018 - Charles Williams was suddenly unable to run due to shortness of breath and fatigue. He was experiencing heart failure.
August 15, 2018 - Omaha Firefighter Battling Heart Failure Undergoes Lifesaving Procedure at Nebraska Heart
July 31, 2018 - Everyone experiences stress. Today, we’re going to uncover what stress does to your heart and ways to deal with it, here at CHI Health.
July 23, 2018 - Learn about the lesser-known culprits that could contribute to heart disease.
July 23, 2018 - Learn about the several types of vascular health screenings.
July 23, 2018 - Learn quick tips to help you sleep better.
July 23, 2018 - How to tell the difference between heartburn and a heart attack.
July 23, 2018 - Learn the subtle signs you may have something wrong with your heart.
July 23, 2018 - Learn the four types of medications that your heart may need.
July 23, 2018 - Learn target ranges for cholesterol if you don't have heart disease.
July 23, 2018 - Studies show that alcohol in moderation can increase your HDL (“good”) cholesterol, reduce risk of blood clots and reduce inflammation, which plays a role in heart attacks.
July 23, 2018 - Heart failure is a serious and increasingly common condition that shortens lives. There are also treatment options available.
July 23, 2018 - Learn why calling 911 is the best choice when you're experiencing signs of a heart attack.
July 23, 2018 - Fun facts and myths about the heart.
July 23, 2018 - Although PFOs are common, most people never know they have the condition and never need any kind of treatment. It’s often discovered during tests for other problems.
July 23, 2018 - CHI Health cardiologists have some of the most extensive experience in the country performing Transradial percutaneous coronary intervention (radial procedure).
July 23, 2018 - This battle of the sexes starts with a tie: Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death for both genders.
July 23, 2018 - The time to rigorously manage lipids and cardiovascular disease risk factors is now.
July 23, 2018 - PCSK-9 inhibitors are also for individuals who cannot tolerate statins because of side effects like muscle aches.
July 23, 2018 - Minimally invasive procedures known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and MitraClip.
July 23, 2018 - Researchers found that participants who achieved gains in more of Life’s Simple 7 had less of a decline in cognition.
July 23, 2018 - Research is an essential component of the cardiovascular care delivered by CHI Health.
July 23, 2018 - The Nebraska Heart Institute (NHI) track record of success with LVAD implants is achieved by using a team-first approach.
July 23, 2018 - The program is one of three in the United States recognized and visited by Stanford University School of Medicine’s Clinical Excellence Research Center representatives.
July 23, 2018 - A letter from the Cardiology Team
July 23, 2018 - A letter from the CEO, Cliff Robertson
March 21, 2018 - Heart attack survivors tell some important things that they learned.
February 06, 2018 - It's Heart Health Month and our providers want to make sure you know the 7 main ways to keep your heart healthy.
February 05, 2018 - If you think heart attacks and strokes only happen to “old” people, you’re behind the times. Younger Americans – men and women – can and do have heart attacks and strokes.
November 01, 2017 - CHI Health Cardiologist Hussam Abuissa, MD recently implanted the first leadless pacemaker into a patient's heart.
May 01, 2017 - Patent foramen ovale (PFO) can happen to one-fourth of babies born.
April 06, 2017 - Take care of your heart and yourself. Start by making the following lifestyle changes.
January 10, 2017 - There are seven simple ways to keep your heart healthy; CHI Health docs speak to these tips.
January 05, 2017 - One-fourth of babies are born with a kind of hole in the heart, which can become life-threatening to some.
February 23, 2016 - 'Sisters of the Heart' Believe in Miracles - Lisa Bockman and Reina Walls