Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach employees kicked-off American Heart Month by celebrating National Wear Red Day on Friday, Feb. 5.
Heart Disease Stories for Long Beach Memorial
A heart attack at age 24 was the first indication that Robert Turner had a congenital heart defect.
In the United States, someone has a heart attack every 43 seconds. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women, making it arguably the number one health problem in the U.S.
A heart attack at age 24 was the first indication that Robert Turner had a congenital heart defect. Diagnosing and correcting it took a highly specialized team.
In honor of National CPR Week, the MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute (MHVI) at Long Beach Memorial, in collaboration with the American Heart Association and the LA County Emergency Medica