Often the news from a doctor to a patient about the necessity of having a pacemaker inserted is met with great fear and trepidation. The small electronic device, that has almost become a standard treatment in heart rhythm irregularities, still fills many with dread at the mention of this procedure. Our team shares some more information that will hopefully alleviate some uncertainty, and support patients in their discussions with their cardiologist.
The sweet treat that both children and adults adore is often label as both sinner and saint. Billions are spent on this delicacy around the world. Many holidays are celebrated with chocolate as a main feature – think Valentine’s Day, Eid, Christmas, Halloween, birthdays and more. As July is the month in which this treat is celebrated by all, we wanted to investigate it to determine its true colors.