heart month 2020

Heart Month

February is Heart Month—one of our favorite times of the year at Catholic Medical Center! The innovative and dedicated team at the New England Heart & Vascular Institute is committed year-round to your heart health. From prevention and medical management to advanced treatments for heart conditions, you’ll find comprehensive, high-quality care from trusted providers.

In celebration of Heart Month, we are proud to share these events, stories and information with you to help educate and raise awareness about heart disease.
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Fri, Feb 7

wear Red

The first Friday of every February is known as National Wear Red Day. Join us and encourage your family to wear red on this day to show your support and build awareness about heart disease.

tue, feb 11
Zentangle Your Heart

Looking for a way to unwind from stress, focus your thoughts, or even just explore your creative side?

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sat, feb 22
WZID Women's Expo

Get the full picture of what it takes for a woman to be heart healthy from our cardiologists and nutrition experts.

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tue, feb 25
Is Stress Beating your Heart?

Learn to recognize the physical effects and symptoms that can manifest at any stage of your adult life.

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Step Up

Learn fun facts on how choosing the stairs can improve your heart health and help you achieve your daily 10,000 step goal. Look for the orange signs posted near the entrance to the main stairwells throughout the hospital.

in the news
Get moving
Our new sports cardiology clinic is ideal for cardiac patients looking to begin an exercise program, for athletes who want to rule out an undiagnosed heart condition, or for healthy athletes in need of clearance for a sport or activity.
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A Closer Look
Cardiac PET and cardiac MRI allow cardiologists and radiologists to see finer, more detailed images of the heart in patients who may not otherwise get answers from traditional cardiac testing.
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Celebrating with Our Patients
CMC’s New England Heart & Vascular Institute recently celebrated milestones in two of its standout programs. Within one day of each other, teams performed their 100th CardioMEMS™ procedure and implanted their 300th WATCHMAN™ device.
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Pint sized


Stop by the level B walkway, that connects to our Skybridge, to check out the devices that are some of the most impressive, recent advances which can be game changers for our heart patients by helping them thrive in their daily life.

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Get the right sneaks

You don't have to spend an arm and a leg to get the perfect pair of sneakers. Try these tips from excercise experts to choose shoes that work for your feet.

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Make every move count

Everyday activities can add up to huge strides.

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Why is walking the most popular form of excercise?

You can get active in lots of ways, but walking is one of the easiest! For most people, it’s safe, easy to stick with, and low- or no-cost.

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Big Hearts

We care for your heart so you can continue to do what you love. The New England Heart & Vascular Institute is the northeast's premiere comprehensive cardiac care center, providing innovative treatments and follow-up care at your local community hospital.

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New England Heart & Vascular Institute

Your Heart Team

What makes a community hospital in New Hampshire a nationally-renowned center for pioneering heart health? A mix of compassion and commitment to excellence.