Heart Disease Begins in Childhood - photo by Bruce Tuten
    June 15, 2015
    Heart Disease Begins in Childhood

    As parents, we go to extreme measures to keep our kids safe. We apply sunscreen, buckle them into car seats, and make sure they're wearing helmets when riding a bike or playing sports. But what if th…

    Love Your Heart All Year Long & Live Longer, Part 4
    February 17, 2012
    Love Your Heart All Year Long & Live Longer, Part 4

    “Women need to learn about the prevention, signs and symptoms, and treatment of heart disease just as much as men do. There is a lot of publicity about breast cancer and fear of this disease gets wo…

    Love Your Heart All Year Long & Live Longer, Part 3
    February 16, 2012
    Love Your Heart All Year Long & Live Longer, Part 3

    267,000 women die each year from heart attacks -- six times as many as breast cancer. The good news is, you can tilt the odds in your favor. Click here to see the #1 and #2 things you can do. Click he…

    Love Your Heart All Year Long & Live Longer, Part 2
    February 15, 2012
    Love Your Heart All Year Long & Live Longer, Part 2

    There are nine major risk factors that impact heart disease. The good news?  There’s something you can do about each one to help prevent heart disease. Yesterday we talked about smoking and cholest…

    Ladies, Love Your Heart & Live Longer
    February 14, 2012
    Ladies, Love Your Heart & Live Longer

    Today 35 million heart-shaped boxes of chocolate will be sold. That’s nothing compared to the 8 billion, yes 8 BILLION, chalky little “Will You Be Mine” heart shaped candies that will fly off th…

    Congenital Heart Disease
    March 24, 2003
    Congenital Heart Disease: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

    Introduction: A baby's heart begins to beat as early as 22 days into the pregnancy. But it doesn't always progress properly. What is congenital heart disease? Complex folding and development of the he…

    Functional Heart Murmurs
    July 14, 1997
    Functional Heart Murmurs

    Dr. Greene's Answer: My community of San Mateo, California has enjoyed the privilege of having a crusty, lovable, brilliant pediatric cardiologist who taught physicians and parents alike about childre…