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Southcoast Health Cardiologist, Dr. Jonathan Lanham Talks with WSAV about the Potential Heart Damage from COVID-19

Friday, September 17, 2021

Dr. Jonathan Lanham, a cardiologist with SouthCoast Health, recently spoke with WSAV television about the potential heart damage that COVID-19 can cause. Dr. Landham shared that COVID-19 can often cause permanent heart damage. There are some cases it can be reversible. People with pre-existing heart conditions face a greater risk of experiencing complications, but those without can also suffer from heart damage. Also, with September being Cholesterol Education Awareness Month, Dr. Lanham shared how lowering your cholesterol is one of many important steps you can take to improve your heart health.

Click to watch Dr. Lanham’s full interview here.

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