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Married to Science – and Each Other

Scripps Florida Professors

When Hyeryun Choe and Mike Farzan first met at Harvard some twenty years ago, it was in a laboratory that, as Farzan remembers, was so small that they were “either going to kill each other or fall in love.  Fortunately for everyone at Scripps Florida, it was the latter.

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Diagnosing and Treating Heart Arrhythmias

Heart Rhythm

By Mark Nosacka, CEO Good Samaritan Medical Center.
The heart pumps about 2,000 gallons of blood through the body and beats about 100,000 times a day. Normally, electricity flows through the heart and produces the familiar thumping pattern heard through a stethoscope. But if an irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia, is detected, an electrophysiology study may be recommended to determine the cause of the abnormal rhythm.

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