Ask the Doctor - Heart Health - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe News Weather, Video -

Ask the Doctor - Heart Health

Posted: Updated:
  • Wendy Damonte's Health Watch ReportsMore>>

  • Request Remind Me 2 Kit

    Request a Remind Me 2 Kit

         More >>
  • Implanted Defibrillators

    Implanted Defibrillators

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:24:50 GMT
    More and more companies are buying external defibrillators. They talk you through how to shock someone's heart that has gone into sudden cardiac death. But there are also defibrillators you can implant into a high risk patient. And now that technology has taken another step forward.More >>
    More and more companies are buying external defibrillators. They talk you through how to shock someone's heart that has gone into sudden cardiac death. But there are also defibrillators you can implant into a high risk patient. And now that technology has taken another step forward.More >>
  • AB Donors Urgently Needed at United Blood Services

    AB Donors Urgently Needed at United Blood Services

    Thursday, July 31 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-07-31 20:57:36 GMT
    United Blood Services of Reno is in urgent need of AB Plasma donors. AB Plasma is the universal plasma blood type meaning all hospital patients can receive an AB Plasma transfusion when plasma is required on a moments notice to save lives.More >>
    United Blood Services of Reno is in urgent need of AB Plasma donors. AB Plasma is the universal plasma blood type meaning all hospital patients can receive an AB Plasma transfusion when plasma is required on a moments notice to save lives.More >>
Did you know Reno is considered a food desert? The USDA says a food desert is a city that has plenty of convenience stores, liquor stores and fast food chains, but not enough healthy food options. So what do you need to eat to keep your heart healthy? Find out in tonight's Ask the Doctor segment with Dr. Letitia Anderson. She's the chief of cardiology at Renown. To speak with her, call 775-858-2222 between 5pm - 6pm tonight. 

The American Heart Association's Heart Ball is this Thursday, May 8th. It's at the Eldorado Hotel Casino. For more information, call the American Heart Association Northern Nevada Division at 775-322-7065 or visit www.renoheartball.org

Written By Wendy Damonte
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Sarkes Tarzian, Inc. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.