New! Cardia: Hearts and Sciences

Cardia episodes air Thursdays at 7:00 p.m., Sundays at 4:00 p.m., and Mondays at 6:30 p.m.

Episode 1: Nationally known cardiologist Dr. Dean Ornish discusses his groundbreaking work that demonstrates heart disease and other ailments can actually be reversed through lifestyle changes.

Episode 2: Dr. Dave Albert, a cardiologist who is also a brilliant inventor, demonstrates how his LiveCor ( check the name of the company…not sure of this)device works with a smart phone to allow patients to take their own EKG, quickly and safely.

Episode 3: We take a tour of the new Cardiovascular ICU at St. John’s to show the audience what a state of the art facility will be like. We also feature Dr. Nandish of the Chest Pain Center as he demonstrates how a new device serves as a portable heart lung machine.

Episode 4: We feature the Seamless MD system, which helps patients through the lead up to and follow through after heart surgery.