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Einstein Answers: Frequent Questions About High Blood Pressure

By on 05/20/2019
Basic facts about this common condition and its causes, symptoms, and treatments
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He Didn’t Expect Heart Disease at 41 — Until His Cardiologist Friend Took a Look

By on 05/08/2019
Despite his youth, Dennis Matthew had severe artery blockages.
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Retired Prison Employee’s Donation Frees Woman From Kidney Transplant List

By on 04/24/2019
Wendy Shaylor responded to a Facebook post about Denice Ruth's need.
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How Much Do You Know About Seasonal Allergies?

By on 04/12/2019
For people with seasonal allergies, spring and fall can be times of sniffles and sneezes. Find out more about seasonal allergies by taking this quiz.
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CT Program Offers Noninvasive Way to Diagnose Coronary Artery Disease

By on 04/08/2019
The HeartFlow system averts the need for a cardiac catheter procedure.
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An Intern at the Center of the Great Flu Pandemic of 1918

By on 02/22/2019
'I have been going through a living hell,' he wrote to his parents 100 years ago.
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Can I Have Sex After a Heart Attack?

By on 02/18/2019
These five tips can help you resume sexual activity comfortably and safely after a heart attack.
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Cold or Flu? How to Tell Them Apart

By on 01/23/2019
How to know the difference between these common viral infections
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Einstein Creates App to Treat Heart Pump Patients

By on 12/20/2018
An app developed by Einstein helps clinical staff care for patients with heart pump devices.
Diseases & Conditions

Rescue Technology Finds Fluid Build-up Fast in Heart Failure Patients

By on 12/12/2018
Einstein is first in Philadelphia to use a vest that can look through the chest wall.