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A recent study found a link between bad cholesterol levels in people under the age of 45 and the risk of heart disease and stroke.

The Good, the Bad, and the In-Between: New Study Shows Cholesterol in Youths May Be Indicator of Future Heart Disease

The link between cholesterol and heart disease has been well-known for many years, but a recent study reinforces the idea […]

A transcatheter aortic valve replacement, also known as a TAVR procedure, can assist patients who cannot have open heart surgery.

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: How TAVR Procedures can Improve Quality of Life

Within two days after having a transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or TAVR, procedure through Cardiology Associates of Michigan, 94-year-old Gino […]

There are several differences between men's and women's hearts, including the size and how quickly it pumps blood.

Men vs. Women: How Their Hearts Differ and What It Means

The differences between men and women are usually abundantly clear, but not always. Did you know, for instance, that the […]

Managing heart health during pregnancy can help keep you and your baby healthy.

Filled with Love: Managing Heart Health During Pregnancy

Pregnancy can be like a magic ball that allows you to see a glimpse of the future. Many pregnant women […]

What is bradycardia? Simply put, it's a slow heart rate, which can be dangerous or harmless depending on various circumstances.

What is Bradycardia? The Definitions, Symptoms, and Treatments

If you’ve ever been told you or someone you know has bradycardia, the first thing you likely said is, “What […]

The anatomy of the heart is spectacular. Fun facts about the heart include that it only weighs about one pound.

Basic Anatomy of the Human Heart

The heart is simply spectacular. While it’s small compared to the overall body, it’s the core of each person’s entire […]

Cardiologists monitor heart health through diagnostic services.

Mother and Son Rely on Cardiology Associates of Michigan to Monitor Heart Health

When Ryan experienced a heart attack in Mexico, there was no question about where he would be treated once he […]

Genetics and heart disease are related. Understanding how genetics may affect your heart is a good step in protecting yourself, your children, and your grandchildren.

Genetics and Heart Disease: Risk Factors that Can’t Be Ignored

When people talk about heart disease, they often discuss obesity, smoking, and lack of physical activity. The relationship between genetics […]

Cardiology Associates of Michigan's newest heart doctor is Matthew Edwards, D.O.

Cardiology Associates of Michigan Welcomes Newest Heart Doctor to Team

Cardiology Associates of Michigan has welcomed its newest doctor to the team, Dr. Matthew Edwards, D.O. Dr. Edwards is board […]

Understanding the relationship between cancer and heart disease can help you manage potential side effects.

The Relationship Between Cancer and Heart Disease

Cancer and heart disease are the two leading causes of death in the United States, but one of the greatest […]