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Heart Moments

WHYY and the Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia have teamed up to help you get heart smart. In these short "Heart Moments" videos, local patients and their doctors share information that could save your life.

Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability in the United States. Protect yourself by recognizing the warning signs. Watch »

Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Regular exercise and a healthy diet can't always prevent sudden cardiac arrest. Find out how quick action can help you survive. Watch »

Stress and Your Heart
Prolonged psychological stress can trigger a heart attack. Learn about the vital connection between the state of your psyche and the health of your heart. Watch »

Women and Heart Disease
Heart disease is the number-one killer of American women. Reduce your risk by recognizing the symptoms and making healthy lifestyle choices. Watch »