AATS Consensus Statement brings renewed attention to #2 cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes

April 21st, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, Wimbledon Athletics|

New recommendations for testing and treatment of anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA) published in the Journal of Thoracic Read More...

High School Baseball Player Pitches Again after Heart Condition causes Cardiac Arrest

April 17th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, SCA|

Photo Credit: ketv.com North senior shows determination to return to mound after cardiac arrest After a medical scare last August, Read More...

Safety precautions take pro athlete LaMarcus Aldridge out of the game indefinitely due to irregular heartbeat

March 13th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge will be out of the game indefinitely due to a minor heart arrhythmia, according to the San Read More...

Ohio high school student athlete plays again after heart condition treated

March 3rd, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, SCA|

Photo Credit: Peyton Neely, The Marrietta Times Frontier teen copes with heart condition Peyton Neely, Marietta Times NEW MATAMORAS–Frontier High School Read More...

Soccer Player Back on the Field Following Heart Condition Diagnosis

February 23rd, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions|

Photo Source: Medical City Healthcare Doctors Detect Heart Problem in Youth Soccer Player By Bianca Castro One of the more common Read More...

Managing a Heart Condition Begins with Knowledge

February 15th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, education, Wimbledon Athletics|

Managing a Heart Condition Begins with Knowledge Not every heart abnormality means a student athlete must stop all physical activity due Read More...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association founder Lisa Salberg gets new heart

February 10th, 2017|cardiovascular conditions, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, News & Events|

Heart transplant recipient likes the new silence Matt Fagan , Staff writer Heart advocacy group founder gets a new heart The silence was the Read More...

Undiagnosed Cardiovascular Conditions Affect Young Lives Worldwide

February 6th, 2017|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, education|

The sudden death gene dailymail.co.uk Hundreds of thousands of people are living with a faulty gene that puts them at risk Read More...

PFO, a common heart condition, can cause strokes – here’s one young woman’s story

February 3rd, 2017|blood clots, cardiovascular conditions, heart disease|

This fit young woman was having strokes, and doctors didn’t know why The Washington Post As Diana Hardeman climbed into a Read More...

Isaiah Austin, diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, says he can return to basketball

December 1st, 2016|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

Isaiah Austin, diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, says he can return By ESPN.COM NEWS SERVICES via ESPN Nov 30, 2016, 8:52 PM Read More...

Stop Blood Clots, Saves Lives

October 13th, 2016|athletics, blood clots, cardiovascular conditions|

Today is World Thrombosis Day. Join the global movement to help stop deadly clots and save lives!  What is Thrombosis? Thrombosis Read More...

Chris Bosh failed physical after more blood clot complications

September 23rd, 2016|athletics, blood clots, cardiovascular conditions|

Chris Bosh Fails Physical After More Blood Clot Complications Chris Bosh has failed his preseason physical and will not be cleared to Read More...

Chris Bosh talks about his blood clot diagnosis

September 22nd, 2016|athletics, blood clots, cardiovascular conditions|

Chris Bosh Reveals His True Thoughts on Blood Clot Diagnosis in New Documentary Bosh’s new documentary explores his latest battle with blood clots, Read More...

Recognizing Children’s Cardiomyopathy Awareness Month

September 19th, 2016|cardiovascular conditions, Parents|

Recognizing Children's Cardiomyopathy Awareness Month 9/15/2016 By Greg Bach Cardiomyopathy can be a devastating disease; it is the leading cause of Read More...

Vascular Conditions Can Threaten Young Athletes

September 16th, 2016|athletics, blood clots, cardiovascular conditions, education|

Vascular Conditions Can Threaten Young Athletes While sudden cardiac death frequently makes headlines in the news due to the sheer number Read More...

Gentle light beams may treat lethal heart condition

September 15th, 2016|cardiovascular conditions, News & Events|

Gentle light beams may treat lethal heart condition Washington, September 13 Scientists have shown that beams of light could replace harsh Read More...

New heart guidelines for athletes allow more with conditions to compete

September 12th, 2016|athletics, cardiovascular conditions, Parents, regulations|

New heart guidelines for athletes allow more with conditions to compete Emma Laney, 18, has played soccer since preschool. As a Read More...

Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) Month Raises Awareness about this Common, Yet Unknown Condition

August 30th, 2016|cardiovascular conditions|

Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) Month Raises Awareness about this Common, Yet Unknown Condition SEPTEMBER 21, 2011 By Mellanie True Hills September is Read More...

Blood Clots Can Strike At Any Age

May 25th, 2016|blood clots, cardiovascular conditions|

Risk factors common to athletes, such as dehydration, trauma, and long travel, make them more susceptible to deep vein thrombosis. TAMPA (FOX Read More...

Leg Pain Could Potentially be PAD

May 24th, 2016|cardiovascular conditions|

Wimbledon Health Partners' Diagnostic Testing Program Includes Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI), Which Can Diagnose PAD Before The Disease Becomes Debilitating Photo: Courtesy of Xue Read More...

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