Heart Health

Healthier Heart

More than two thousand Americans die from heart disease every day, making it the leading cause of death for both women and men, according to the American Heart Association.

Dr. Nitza Alvarez, cardiologist at the  Tri-County Heart Institute, shares why a heart healthy diet can have a big impact on your health.

Also, join Dr. Alvarez every second Saturday of the month for Walk With a Doc. Participants will enjoy a brief presentation on an important health topic followed by a “walk-at-your-own-pace” lead by Dr. Alvarez.

Follow Your Heart

A heart attack is a life-changing experience and recovery can be a long process, requiring you to make big changes in your life. Over a million people in the U.S. suffer a heart attack each year, but it is possible to resume a healthy life with quality follow-up care.

Heart attack survivor, Nick Modrcin, talks about what keeps him coming back to the Tri-County Heart Institute time after time.

Also, join Dr. Alvarez every second Saturday of the month for Walk With a Doc. Participants will enjoy a brief presentation on an important health topic followed by a “walk-at-your-own-pace” lead by Dr. Alvarez.