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Internet Crystal Ball Can Predict Risk of Heart Disease, Diabetes, Study Finds
A large new study found the online calculator is more accurate than traditional methods in predicting people’s risk of heart disease and diabetes. Click the photo to read more.
Gabriel's Heart Journey
UVA doctors are calling it a medical miracle. At just two years old, Gabriel Reck has had multiple open heart surgeries and a heart transplant. He is now celebrating two years with a new heart. Click the photo to read more.
MRI and CT of the heart for kids. What parents need to know about this process at UVA. #AmericanHeartMonth
UVA House Call with Pediatric Cardiologist Jeffrey Vergales, MD
1 in every 110 babies is born with a congenital heart defect, but many go on to have active childhoods. Click the photo to learn more.
Time flies! We took this photo of @uvamenshoops legend Malcolm Brogdon almost 3 years ago for a sports cardiology story. Tonight, his No. 15 will be retired #UVA #ACCMBB
Is This Normal?: The Causes of Heart Flutter & Palpitations
Has your heart ever skipped a beat? Click the photo to find out what causes heart flutter, and when you could have afib and should see a doctor.
On Valentine's Day and the last day of Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) Awareness Week, we wanted to show you some of the team that takes care of our patients with CHD. Thank you for everything you do!
It's Congenital Heart Disease Awareness Week. In the U.S., more than 35,000 babies are born with heart defects every year, according to the NIH. Listen to this interview with a pediatric cardiologist to learn more about what they are and what a CHD diagnosis means. #CHDAware
What's a STEMI? Getting Heart Attack Treatment at UVA
During a STEMI heart attack, the coronary artery becomes completely blocked. Click the photo to learn more about UVA heart attack treatment in Charlottesville, VA.