Dial, Don't Drive - 5 Reasons to Dial 9-1-1

If you or someone around you is having a heart attack. Put down the car keys and pick up the phone. Dialing 9-1-1 is the safest and quickest way to get emergency care.

Better Blood Pressure Control via Lifestyle

It’s possible to lower your blood pressure naturally, without taking medications, by paying closer attention to your lifestyle choices.

6 Ways to Reduce Your Risk for Heart Disease

You know the healthy choices that are good for your heart. The choices to help prevent heart disease. Yet sometimes they aren’t enough and heart disease can’t be prevented.

Do you understand the blood pressure guidelines? Dr. Ghosheh Explains

Cardiologist, Dr. Yazan Ghosheh explains what the new blood pressure guidelines mean for you and what you can do to control your blood pressure.

Heart Institute LVAD Program Achieves Center of Excellence Certification

The CHI St. Vincent Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Program is now recognized as a Certified Center of Excellence by The Joint Commission.

Exercise For Better Health And Function

Regular exercise is important for overall health, but it also helps people function better in their daily lives.

Heart Institute Hosts Impella Mobile Learning Lab

Impella Mobile Learning Lab will be at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary on November 13th. Health care providers will get hands-on experience with the world's smallest heart pump and other innovations used in cardiac care.

Local Brothers Have Open-Heart Surgery Months Apart

Two brothers from Van Buren underwent open-heart surgery this year, within months of each other, to take care of the same dangerous genetic condition.

Patients and CHI St. Vincent Heart Doctors Celebrate Heart Recovery

Celebrating heart recovery and patients who received the Impella heart pump.

Ambulance or Antacid?

Do you know when you should call an ambulance over simply taking an antacid? Take our short quiz and see if you can tell the difference!

Dr. Trace Garner is Monticello's First Cardiologist

Dr. Trace Garner has joined our Heart Institute and opened the first cardiology clinic in Monticello.

Soiree's Ask the Expert with Dr. Douglas Borg

Soiree Magazine featured Dr. Douglas Borg in their latest "Ask the Expert." He answered common questions about Heart Disease.

Routine Wellness Exam Saves Vic O'Neal's Life

Vic O'Neal credits Dr. Kristi Sutton with saving his life. THV11's latest Wear the Gowns featured O'Neal's story and the importance of having an annual wellness exam.

5 Things to Know about Statins

If you are at risk for heart disease or have been diagnosed with heart disease, your doctor may recommend a statin to lower your cholesterol. Here are the top 5 things to know about statins.

KARK Shares ECMO Joe's Story - New Cardiovascular System

Under the care of Dr. Thurston Bauer, Joe Lee Crawford received the life-saving ECMO treatment after battling congenital heart disease and will now be able to live a full life.

Charlie Meabon Finds Life After a Heart Attack

Charlie Meabon is only in his mid-30s and had a heart attack. Here's how he found life afterward.

Watchman Gizmo on Guard for Hot Springs Village's Mooney

Hazel Mooney of Hot Springs Village has Watchman device implanted in heart to guard against atrial fibrillation.

Tangela Harris-McClendo Trains for Health After Open Heart Surgery

Brian Frane is an exercise physiologist with Heart Clinic Arkansas. He’s training Tangela Harris-McClendo to be her healthist after having open heart surgery.

KTHV Follows Ronald Evans' Heart Surgery Journey

Ronald Evans is out and gardening again thanks to his heart surgery. His primary care physician caught a heart murmur, and Dr. Aravind Rao performed a life saving surgery.

Marcia Atkinson Oversees Largest Cardiology Practice in State

Marcia Atkinson, MHSA, vice president\administrator of the CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute, heads the largest cardiology practice in the state.