Volunteens at CCMH

Volunteens at CCMH

 Volunteens at CCMH from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. It’s summertime which usually means kids are outside swimming or hanging out with friends. But some local teenagers have decided to volunteer and help others during their summer vacation. It’s through a...
Sudden Cardiac Death

Sudden Cardiac Death

It’s responsible for half of all heart disease deaths…sudden cardiac death. It occurs when your heart abruptly stops, so no blood is pumped to the rest of your body. As the name suggests, sudden cardiac death is abrupt and unexpected. The most common cause is...
Stents

Stents

Stents are devices which are implanted during an angioplasty to treat coronary artery disease. These small tubes are used to prop open clogged arteries. Over the past 30 years or so, advancements to these devices have made them an even better tool in the treatment of...
Heart Disease Risk Factors

Heart Disease Risk Factors

We continue our coverage of National Heart Month by breaking down your risk factors for heart disease, so you know how to protect yourself. Comanche County Memorial Hospital cardiologist Dr. Srilatha Ayirala says when it comes to heart disease, there are some major...
Blood Pressure

Blood Pressure

Managing your blood pressure is important, no matter your age. Do you know what a healthy blood pressure is for you? Getting your blood pressure checked is often the first thing that happens when you step into your doctor’s office. But did you know managing...