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Highly-Skilled Cardiologist Joins Great Lakes Cardiovascular

Highly-Skilled Cardiologist, Dr. Reza Banifatemi, Joins Great Lakes Cardiovascular Group Buffalo, New York, August 1, 2017 – Reza Banifatemi, Cardiologist, will be joining Great Lakes Cardiovascular, effective July 26. Dr. Banifatemi will be working out of the Williamsville office and providing inpatient services at Niagara Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Banifatemi has been in practice for over 10 y... »

Treating Adult Congenital Heart Defects

by Annette Pinder Congenital heart defects are problems with the heart’s structure that are present at birth. They can involve the interior walls of the heart, the valves inside the heart, and the arteries and veins that carry blood to the heart or the body. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), congenital heart defects are the most common type of birth defect, affecting eight of e... »

Couples that Play Together Stay Together

by Shannon Traphagen Life gets busy, and when it does, demands pile up, work hours increase, and family schedules and obligations take a toll. This is often when time for fun gets pushed aside, causing a strain in our relationships. However, according to the American Psychological Association, by engaging in fun, novel activities, partners grow closer to one another, experience more positive emoti... »