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Get on your feet and add years to your life with "Heart to Start" - An exercise prescription from renowned Providence cardiologist

February 06, 2015
It’s the ultimate guidebook to get you on your feet and add years to your life. Through inspiring personal stories, scientific facts and easy-to-follow tips, “Heart to Start: The Eight-Week Exercise Prescription to Live Longer, Beat Heart Disease and Run Your Best Race” leads readers through a simple, yet effective eight-week exercise program that will help transform their health and create more active lifestyles.

Providence sets the pace for heart month with the newly renamed Heart to Start 5K and 10K and Heart Breaker half-marathon

January 19, 2015
Providence Health & Services is partnering with AA Sports for the Heart to Start 5K, 10K and Heart Breaker half-marathon. The race has been renamed to tie in with Providence’s Heart to Start 13-week training program and a new book by James Beckerman, M.D., cardiologist and medical director of the Center for Prevention and Wellness at Providence Heart and Vascular Institute.

Providence focuses on total heart health, from prevention to research

February 14, 2014

Good heart health is a life-long endeavor. Parents help children form eating and exercise habits that will dictate not only how long they live, but...