heart health

Medical Breakthroughs: COVID-19 and Eye Abnormalities+Heart Health During Pregnancy

A study published in Radiology found significant eye abnormalities in some patients with severe COVID-19. MRI scans showed nodules in the back part of the eye in seven percent of the patients studied. Doctors say eye screening should be considered for covid patients in the ICU. A mother’s heart health during pregnancy can impact her child later on. A study…

The Wellness Coalition Receives Grant to Improve Cardiovascular Health

The Wellness Coalition in Montgomery has announced it has received a grant from the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular Health Next Generation program. The $149,288 grant will fund a program called HeartLink – Improving Cardiovascular Health in the Alabama River Region. It is one of nine programs to receive funding through the first year of the Connections for Cardiovascular…