Approximately every 40 seconds someone in the U.S. has a heart attack and about 14% of those people don’t survive. Many people feel fine until the day they have their first heart attack. Having a healthy heart involves leading a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Ramford Ng, Stanford Medicine interventional cardiologist, discusses the importance of prevention and how simple it can be.

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Ramford Ng, MD, FACC
Interventional Cardiologist
Chief of Cardiology, Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare

Cardiovascular Health at Stanford Health Care

Interventional Cardiology at Stanford Health Care