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Dr. Steven Boateng in a white coat with arms crossed.

Bismarck cardiologist warns about COVID-19 damage to heart

The connection between COVID-19 and heart issues can be long-term in some cases
Mick Garry Mick Garry 6 min read
A Sanford Health physician's family stands together for a portrait outdoors

Routine heart care hits close to home for chief physician

If you've been delaying routine care or life-saving screenings, it's time to visit your doctor
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 4 min read
Sanford Medical Center Bismarck exterior

Heart failure clinics help keep patients out of hospital

Sanford Health provides expertise for people with this chronic heart condition
Mick Garry Mick Garry 6 min read
A Sanford Health provider prepares a patient for a heart screening inside a long white truck.

Stationary or mobile, heart screenings catch problems early

"Get it done. You're the one who is in charge of your own health."
Simon Floss Simon Floss 3 min read
Closeup of a man's arm while he gets his blood pressure checked.

Heart & vascular screenings: What’s the difference?

There is a difference in the two screenings, but both are important to your health
Simon Floss Simon Floss 4 min read
Logo with colorful arrows underlining "ND Innovation Day"

Contests tap student ideas for mental health, heart care

UND and NDSU students are applying their innovative approach to helping patients
Carson Walker Carson Walker 6 min read
Dr. Thomas Haldis, co-inventor of the Stroke Guide Catheter

Physicians turn stroke invention into startup company

Flotronic Solutions hopes to improve procedures for doctors and patients alike
Carson Walker Carson Walker 8 min read

Compassion of cath lab nurse helps patients feel at home

After seeing heart problems in his dad, Brennan Waltner helps patients like him
Simon Floss Simon Floss 8 min read
Active athletes sportive couple running with strong persistence on the road in winter nature in the morning.

You can start preventing heart disease at any age

Knowing genetics and implementing healthy habits early may prevent heart disease
Simon Floss Simon Floss 8 min read
Asian woman in 60s embracing her mid-30s daughter who is fighting cancer and is wearing a headcovering. They are seated on a couch and have contemplative expressions.

For chronic illness patients, flu shots even more important

There are many reasons, including avoiding influenza, to get a flu shot
Mick Garry Mick Garry 6 min read