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What are Heart Murmurs?

When your blood flows abnormally, this is called a heart murmur, and it can be heard through a stethoscope as a whooshing sound. Read more about it here.
Jan 27th, 2023

Talking About the Mediterranean Diet

The Mediterranean diet may be of interest to you if you're trying to enhance the health of your heart. Here's what you need to know about it.
Dec 30th, 2022

Is Your Family Hurting Your Heart?

Your family history might be a reason for your heart disease. Here's what you need to know about Inherited heart diseases and how to help cure your heart.
Nov 22nd, 2022

Is Lead Leading You to Mortality?

The most potent airborne toxin linked to mortality from heart disease remains cigarette smoke, but lead exposure is also high on the list. Read more about it now.
Nov 16th, 2022

Studying Orthostatic Hypotension

When you get up, your head may spin since your blood pressure immediately falls. This condition is caused by Orthostatic Hypotension. Learn more about it now!
Oct 27th, 2022

Activity and Heart Health

Did you know how much physical activity can impact your heart health, even improving your heart conditions? If not, then read the article now to know more.
Oct 3rd, 2022

Cardiac Conduction System - What is it?

Your heartbeat is controlled by a network of nodes, cells, and signals called the cardiac conduction system. Know more about this channel of electric networks now!
Sep 21st, 2022

Things to Know about Heart Biopsy

A heart biopsy is a diagnostic process. It includes separating tissue from the inner lining of your heart muscle. Learn all about heart biopsy here!
Sep 8th, 2022

Things to Know about Heart Arrhythmias

An arrhythmia (also known as dysrhythmia) is irregular or an abnormal heartbeat. If you are going through arrhythmia, your heart may beat briskly or slower than others who are not suffering from arrhythmia.
Sep 1st, 2022

What is acute coronary syndrome?

Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is a wide term for three kinds of coronary artery disease. Learn everything about acute coronary syndrome here! Things to Know About Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aug 25th, 2022

Understanding Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a persistent, long-standing illness. It gives rise to all-over muscle pain, joint pain, and lethargy. Learn all about fibromyalgia here!
Jul 28th, 2022

What is carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is the result of the median nerve as it passes into the hand. Know more about Carpal Tunnel Syndrome here!
Jul 21st, 2022

Everything You Need to Know About IBS

IBS is a set of intestinal indications that can involve abdominal cramping, diarrhea, constipation, bloating, and gas. The source of IBS is not defined but may be connected to a hypersensitive colon or immune system.
Jul 15th, 2022

Kidney Stones: All about it

Kidney Stones are formed by the presence of too much minerals and salt in the body. Here’s what you need to know about this condition and how to treat it.
Jul 10th, 2022

Bradycardia: Is your heartbeat slow?

Bradycardia means a slow heart rate. This may be perfectly normal and desirable, but sometimes it can be an abnormal heart rhythm. Read on to know more!
Jun 30th, 2022

Explaining Takayasu's Arteritis

Takayasu’s arteritis is the inflammation in the wall of the largest arteries in the body. Wondering how this disease affects your heart? Know all about it here!
Jun 23rd, 2022

Point A Finger At Your Nail!

As unpleasant as it looks, nail clubbing can also be an initial symptom of lung cancer. Learn what nail clubbing is, and what it indicates about your body here.
Jun 15th, 2022

All About Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) characterized by an abnormal immune reaction. Know all about this disease here!
Jun 10th, 2022

Psoriasis: Causes and Treatments

Psoriasis is a skin ailment that you've undoubtedly heard of, but you might not know what it is for real. Find out what the experts have to say about this skin condition here!
Jun 2nd, 2022

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

A thoracic aortic aneurysm is an area of weakness in the body's main artery (aorta) in the chest. Know more about this condition here!
May 29th, 2022

Managing an OverActive Bladder

OverActive Bladder provokes a frequent and hurried urge to urinate that may be tough to restrain. Here's what you need to know about OAB and how to treat it.
May 19th, 2022

Huff Puff: Why do I sigh a lot?

A sigh of relief sounds good. However excessive sighing may be a sign of underlying health disparities. Learn more about it here!
Apr 29th, 2022

7 Ways to Fight Insomnia

Insomnia or sleeping disorder is getting very common these days, and we all can agree that it is drastically affecting the quality of our life. As per the reports, around 30% of the population is suffering from insomnia, Read More...
Mar 27th, 2022

Meal Planning and Its Importance

The second we wake up to the alarm in the morning, we climb up and start running like a hamster on the wheel of life. There are bills to pay, family to take care of, places to attend, and overall — a life to deal with. Read More...
Mar 13th, 2022

The Importance of Community on Our Well-Being

Humans are social animals, and they need people to survive. We live in a society, and we should follow a system to co-exist. We see people around us who have the same and different interests. Read More...
Mar 6th, 2022

Sing For Your Health!

Ever heard of the quote, "Music can heal the wound that medicines cannot touch". Who doesn't like singing? And especially when it helps your heart get better at every rhyme! Yes, you read it right. Singing helps improve your overall health. Read More...
Feb 27th, 2022

Ways to Maintain Focus As You Age

As we get older, we notice a drastic range of forgetfulness or memory wipes out of a certain moment. While it is normal to forget things or events, we get tense about these happenings as we grow older. Read More...
Jan 30th, 2022

Healthy Gut, Healthy Heart!

We are aware of the fact that our immune system affects our heart health. But do you know that the microbes living in your gut can also be a leading factor in impacting your heart health? Well, now you do! 
Jan 23rd, 2022

Change Your Mind, Change Your Body

It evolves and grows the way our mind allows it to. We have always been told to focus on the positive. But little are we aware of the impact of optimism on our physical appearance.
Jan 9th, 2022

New Year Resolutions to Boost Your Heart Health

While most individuals consider weight loss, a new business venture, or starting a new life as their main resolution, there is an essential point to focus on — your heart. Heart health resolutions are the way to win all your battles!
Dec 26th, 2021

Checking Up with a Heart-Healthy Holiday Season!

The holiday season is here! And so is the season of gaining an unhealthy amount of happy weight. We all are super busy decorating our homes, arranging gifts, and preparing the most delicious meals. Read More...
Dec 19th, 2021

10 Yoga Poses for Heart Health

Yoga is a spiritual, physical, and mental process. Its poses and postures help us heal. Yoga is an Indian art form — that is being practiced by individuals all over the world today. It helps us all lead a healthy lifestyle.
Oct 30th, 2021

The Easy-To-Follow Skincare Routine for Men

Looking for a simple skincare routine that you can practice on a daily basis? So, here we are! We have outlined a solid skincare routine that would be super-easy for you to follow. And we have designed this one specifically for men. 
Oct 15th, 2021

7 Ways to Reduce Blood Pressure

With 75 million individuals suffering from it — High Blood Pressure (HBP) is a prevalent health problem in the United States. HBP happens when blood flows at a rapid speed through your veins — on a regular basis. Hypertension is another name for this cond
Sep 29th, 2021

Tips To Lower Your Cholesterol With Your Diet!

Did you know you can control your cholesterol with your diet? Just choosing a healthy diet can influence your cholesterol level. But for that, you need to change your eating habits. Read this blog to learn more.
Aug 27th, 2021

Top 5 Psychological Benefits of Exercise

Why do you exercise? Do you work out for fitness or because of a trend? What motivates you to get up every morning and work out? If you are not exercising, then why not?
Aug 11th, 2021

Heartburn or Heart Attack? When to Worry?

Heartburn and heart attack are different conditions. It can be confusing, but both — heartburn and heart attack have similar symptoms, however, they are not the same.
Jul 12th, 2021

Simple yet Important Measures to Improve Your Adrenal Function

Well, do you always feel exhausted? Do you tend to hit the snooze button quite a number of times to finally drag yourself out of bed? Can you not get through your day without three or four cups of strong coffee? Click this blog to read more.
Jun 23rd, 2021

How to Prevent Heart Disease at Every Season of Life?

"You Reap What You Sow!" An age-old saying, but stands to be extremely relevant, even today! So, if you want to prevent being a heart patient, you must simply make smart choices today. These choices will eventually pay off for the rest of your life.
Jun 23rd, 2021

Depression and Anxiety in Men

We live in a society where there's always a stereotype that men are the strongest. This patriarchal society pressures them to ignore their subconscious mind and pretend to be in control of everything.
May 31st, 2021

The Many Benefits of Concierge Medicine

Are you tired of spending more time in the waiting room than with your doctor during an appointment? If you’re ready to lose the wait time, have 24/7 access to your doctor, and get medical care at home, it’s time to consider concierge medicine.
Apr 14th, 2021

Not Sure About Your Diagnosis? Come See Us for a Second Opinion

When you need to make decisions about treating a heart condition, you should understand all the issues and know your options. That’s the information you gain when you get a second opinion. Armed with that knowledge, you can make the best decision.
Mar 12th, 2021

Is Chest Pain Ever Normal?

It’s safe to say that chest pain is never normal, but you can have chest pain that’s expected because you have a chronic health condition. Learn more about the causes of chest pain and when you need to worry about your heart.
Feb 12th, 2021

When Does Irregular Heart Rhythm Require Treatment?

Heart arrhythmias occur when the electrical impulses that coordinate your heartbeats don't work properly. Most arrhythmias do not cause complications, although, in some, cases, they can increase the risk of stroke or cardiac arrest. Read on to learn more.
Jan 21st, 2021

How Vaccines Protect You From Heart Disease and Heart Failure

Vaccines aren’t just for children; adults need them, too. But if you’re an adult, odds are you’re not up to date on your shots. That doesn’t just make you vulnerable to disease, it also raises your risk of serious heart problems.
Dec 13th, 2020

Can the Flu Shot Protect Your Heart From COVID-19?

If you have heart disease, you’re six times more likely to have a heart attack after getting the flu. COVID-19 also causes heart problems and aggravates existing disease. Learn about the importance of flu shots during the pandemic.
Nov 22nd, 2020

Why is COVID-19 Dangerous for Heart Patients?

COVID-19 is an evolving pandemic that affects people of all ages. As we continue to learn about how COVID-19 affects the body, it is clear that people with existing heart conditions are at a heightened risk for serious illness.
Oct 1st, 2020

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.
May 13th, 2021

The ‘Wonder’ful Work Of Exploration

"It's a magical world, Hobbes, ol' buddy. Let's go exploring!" – Bill Watterson That quote was the last line of the final Calvin and Hobbes strip, published on December 31, 1995.
Nov 13th, 2018

The Gift of Age

“Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” – Stanislaw Jerzy Lec Age is a gift. It is a work of art.
Sep 11th, 2018

Finding Joy In The Mundane

“Joy is prayer; joy in strength; joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.”– Mother Teresa That quote is so full of truth and beauty, and knowing who spoke it makes it even more meaningful.
Aug 7th, 2018

Practicing The Art Of Hospitality

Proverbs 11:25 "A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed." Dr. Corrielus, at Corrielus Cardiology, is a caring doctor who not only looks for ways help you prevent, treat and care for issues related to your heart...
Jul 17th, 2018

Engaging In Academia

According to Merriam-Webster the noun academia refers to the life, community, or world of teachers, schools and education. Engaging in academia is not only good for your head, but it's also good for your heart, and here's how.
May 11th, 2018

Discovering Places That Make Your Heart Come Alive

Julie Andrews best demonstrates the way a particular place can transform your heart and make you feel alive. Do you recall the scene from The Sound of Music where she’s twirling, arms wide open as if she’s hugging the hills surrounding her while the...
Mar 7th, 2018

Fuel For Your Joyful Heart

Happy New Year from Dr. Corrielus and our entire professional team at Corrielus Cardiology. We are honored to serve you at our wellness center in Philadelphia with our integrative cardiovascular care.
Jan 4th, 2018

You Are An Artist

As we wrap up 2017, and head into 2018, it’s important to look back and see where we’ve come before stepping into all the new of the year in 2018. As we’ve explored the “Art Of Healing Thyself” we’ve discussed topics such as.
Dec 5th, 2017

Serving Your Heart While Serving Others

Last month we discussed how spirituality is a component to healing thyself. We touched on the fact that serving plays an important role in your spirituality because your happiness and joy are dependent on your ability to look outside of yourself and...
Nov 9th, 2017

Spirituality And Your Heart

In 2017 we’ve been discussing the “Art of Healing Thyself.” All of our topics have related to practical steps that you can take to heal your heart, and to maintain healthy habits so you can enjoy the benefits of a healthy heart.
Oct 5th, 2017

Making Adaptations Can Lead To Healing Thyself

The care you receive from Dr. Corrielus at Corrielus Cardiology is transformative, captivating and motivating. Not only do we care about your heart, but we also care about how you can maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Sep 3rd, 2017