How to Improve High Blood Pressure with Medication

If you've been diagnosed with high blood pressure and you can't lower it enough with lifestyle changes, medication is the next option. Dr. Anthony Fletcher, Interventional Cardiology, explains different options.

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Providing Stroke Education

CHI St. Vincent and the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute are not only committed to treating strokes, they're committed to preventing them as well. Dr. Ali Krisht explains how ANI is a healthcare providing institute, but it is also an educational institute.

Simple Lifestyle Changes to Lower Blood Pressure

When you've been diagnosed with hypertension, there are many simple lifestyle changes that can help lower your blood pressure including watching your sodium intake, maintaining a healthy weight and exercising.

Dr. Ali Krisht Explains Treating Strokes By Retrieving Clots

One of the most common types of stroke is caused by a clot that prevents blood from reaching a part of the brain. Dr. Ali Krisht explains how these strokes are treated at CHI St. Vincent.

Benefits of Cardiac Rehab at CHI St. Vincent

After a heart attack, heart or valve surgery, or other cardiac disease, CHI St. Vincent offers cardiac rehab. Brian Frame, Exercise Physiologist, explains the benefits of cardiac rehab.

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Provides Revolutionary Treatment Options

If a person has a blockage or a complex aneurysm in their carotid artery, they're at high risk for a stroke. Dr. Ali Krisht says the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute at CHI St. Vincent provides a revolutionary treatment option.

Why Hypertension is Known as the "Silent Killer" and Who's at Risk

Dr. Anthony Fletcher, Interventional Cardiologist at CHI St. Vincent, describes the people at most risk for high blood pressure.

Symptoms and Treatments for Peripheral Arterial Disease

Peripheral Arterial Disease, or PAD, is when blood flow is restricted because of a build-up of plaque in the arteries. Dr. Yazan Ghosheh, Interventional Cardiology, describes symptoms and treatment of PAD.

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Treats Complex Aneurysms

The Arkansas Neuroscience Institute at CHI St. Vincent has one of the world's most experienced teams for treating weakened blood vessels in the brain called aneurysms. Dr. Ali Krisht explains the types of treatment available.

Advancements in Cancer Treatment Improve Patient Outcomes

Dr. Anuradha Kunthur, Hematology/Oncology, explains how the advancements in cancer treatment, including immunotherapy, continue to improve the outcomes of patients at CHI St. Vincent.

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Takes Team Approach in Treating Strokes

When someone suffers a stroke, the team at CHI St. Vincent Arkansas Neuroscience Institute has several treatments that may be able to reverse the effects if they’re administered within the first few hours after symptoms began.

Recognizing the Signs of a Stroke

Dr. Ali Krisht, Neurosurgery, says it's important to know the signs of a stroke so that you can react immediately.

Crazy Accident Miraculously Saves Woman’s Life – Multiple Times

Sometimes the only explanation for how we survive certain tragedies is that God is watching over us. That was definitely the case for Missy Johnson, a CHI St. Vincent patient from East End.

Feel the Beat! How Dancing is Good For the Heart

Did you know exercise can help prevent heart disease? By getting regular physical activity, you can maintain a healthy weight and lower your blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar levels.

Tips for a Healthier Holiday Season

The holiday season has officially started, and with it comes gatherings which usually revolve around food. Friends and family start sharing traditions. Tables are filled with scrumptious and perhaps sometimes not so healthy choices.

National Cholesterol Education Month

September is National Cholesterol Education Month, making it a prime time to encourage people to pay attention to their cholesterol levels.

Understanding Brain Tumors, Diagnosis and Treatment

Advancements in neurology and neurosurgery have led to a greater understanding of brain tumors, including how they are diagnosed and treated.

Summer, Sunshine & Watermelon

We must stay hydrated for our body to function correctly. Our bodies need extra hydration and what a better way than enjoying the perfect summer fruit: watermelon.

Spread Love and Kindness by Adopting a Pet with CHI St. Vincent

To help share the power of human kindness, CHI St. Vincent is partnering with the Sherwood Humane Society to sponsor Pet Adoption Days from Monday, June 27 through Friday, July 1, 2022.

DIET (The Four Letter Word)

Don’t look at food as a temptation, rather a controlled situation. You must be in control of your food and not allow your food to be in control of you. Don’t look at exercise as a drudgery, rather a fun activity. Find something you like and get active!