Deborah Heart and Lung Center

KYW Staff
September 25, 2019 - 6:02 pm
For patients, Deborah offers more good news: Dr. Costic is now performing minimally-invasive video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS), to biopsy and remove lung cancer tumors as one of the treatment modalities in its Multi-Disciplinary Oncology Clinic Program. Go to DemandDeborah.org to see if you...
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KYW Staff
July 18, 2019 - 4:15 pm
KYW’s Rasa Kaye talks with Deborah’s Daniel Ice, MD about structural heart disease, interventional cardiology and how he and his team diagnose and treat the blood vessel blockages that lead to peripheral artery disease.
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March 29, 2019 - 8:49 am
Sleep is big news and big business. It’s the dominant lifestyle topic anywhere you look on the virtual newsstand of the internet: headlines about getting better sleep compete with those about decluttering your space (which will, it’s suggested, improve the quality of your sleep!) Major brands well...
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January 30, 2019 - 2:22 pm
“There’s something called a Well Woman’s Visit, where even if you have no history of heart disease, it’s good to get your cholesterol checked, your blood pressure checked, see what your risk factor is and see if you’re anywhere near the beginning of this disease process,” says Dr. Renee Bullock-...
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November 28, 2018 - 10:21 am
For generations, heart disease has been America’s Number 1 killer. But a remarkable transition is taking place: according to new projections by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cancer will replace heart disease as the leading cause of death in the United States within two years...
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Endocrinologist Dr. Jenine Vecchio
October 10, 2018 - 9:20 am
KYW’s Rasa Kaye talks with Dr. Vecchio about the Deborah Specialty Physicians Diabetes Center, the latest understanding of the disease and its treatment, and exciting technological advances to make living with it easier.
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Deborah's TAVR Team
Deborah
July 02, 2018 - 11:27 am
An estimated 2.5 million Americans over the age of 75 suffer from aortic stenosis, a hardening and narrowing of the aortic valve – the primary valve that helps deliver blood through the body. It’s a progressive and life-threatening disease; without treatment, a patient with symptomatic AS has a 50...
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Dr. Basil Yurcisin
April 25, 2018 - 10:45 am
One of the world's first bestselling diet books was Luigi Cornaro’s The Art of Living Long (1558). From his late thirties, the Venetian restricted himself to about 14 ounces of food a day, eventually limiting his daily intake to a single egg. (He lived to age 98!) In the centuries that followed,...
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March 01, 2018 - 5:09 pm
Try to look up signs or symptoms of high blood pressure, or hypertension. If you find any listed, they indicate extremely, dangerously advanced high blood pressure that should prompt immediate medical attention.
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December 22, 2017 - 9:36 am
These cardiologists are highly sought-after, as the incidence of heart failure continues to rise due to an aging population and the obesity epidemic that can aggravate disease processes that result in a weakened heart muscle
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