How Does Cold Weather Affect Your Heart

How Does Cold Weather Affect Your Heart

The winter season brings about lower temperatures that can affect your heart in many ways. The cold weather causes the blood vessels to narrow which puts a strain on the heart to move the blood throughout the body to keep warm. People who are diagnosed with coronary...
Can Stress Contribute to Heart Disease?

Can Stress Contribute to Heart Disease?

Everyone experiences some level of stress at different points in their life. Some people experience very little stress, while others may feel overwhelmed by it on a regular basis. But, can stress cause more harm than just your mental health? Can stress cause damage to...
Holiday Heart Syndrome – What You Should Know

Holiday Heart Syndrome – What You Should Know

‘Tis the Season With the holidays in full swing, stress, drinking, and over-eating tend to be a common theme amongst us. Dr. Corwin A. Thomas and his caring team at CT Cardio want to provide you with the tools you may need to utilize this holiday season to prevent...
When Should I Visit a Cardiologist?

When Should I Visit a Cardiologist?

A cardiologist, also known as a heart doctor, specializes in treating conditions and diseases of the cardiovascular system. This includes the heart and blood vessels. Once a patient is diagnosed with a heart problem, a cardiologist will help to manage the condition as...