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Preparing for—and Coping With—Spring Allergies

By on 03/19/2018
Whether or not snow is on the ground now, spring allergies are just around the corner. An Einstein allergy specialist offers tips.
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Rapper’s Death Shows Need for Vigilance About Heart Failure in African Americans

By on 03/15/2018
Craig Mack's death at the age of 46 is a tragic reminder of the toll the disease takes on African Americans. An Einstein cardiologist explains.
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Answers to Your Questions on Pelvic Floor Conditions

By on 03/14/2018
Millions of people experience pelvic pain, pelvic conditions or incontinence at some time in their lives. Join us for a live chat on March 22, 2018.
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What We Can Learn from Kevin Smith’s Heart Attack

By on 03/08/2018
The actor and director experienced what is called a "widow-maker," a heart attack that is often fatal. Einstein cardiologist Jon C. George, MD, explains.
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An Einstein Perspective on Coronary Artery Disease

By on 03/07/2018
Listen to this audio interview with Einstein cardiologist Jon C. George, MD.
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Do You Know How to Preserve Your Eyesight?

By on 03/01/2018
Can you harm your vision by sitting too close to the TV? Who is at risk for cataracts? Find the answers by taking this quiz.
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Stroke Symptoms Women Shouldn’t Ignore

By on 02/26/2018
If you notice these symptoms, it may mean someone is having a stroke.
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Audio: An Einstein Perspective on Atrial Fibrillation

By on 02/22/2018
An interview with Sumeet Mainigi, MD, on this all too common, often undetectable and potentially life-threatening condition.
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What Do You Know About the Common Cold?

By on 02/20/2018
Take this quiz and find out how much you know.
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Infographic: The Key to a Healthier Heart

By on 02/19/2018
Your heart works harder than any muscle in your body. Here are 10 ways to keep it healthier.