Contact sports and your heart health


The recent events of Damar Hamlin’s cardiac arrest on the field during the NFL’s Bills and Bengals game have inspired us to explore the effects of sports on your heart health. What are medical experts’ findings from this rare occurrence? And how does extreme exercise affect your heart health?

Find out in the first episode of Heart Sense’s The Pulse Season 2, featuring Lance LaMotte, M.D., FACC, interventional cardiologist at Baton Rouge Cardiology Center and Antoine Keller, M.D., FACC, FACS, cardiovascular, endovascular and thoracic surgeon, and the co-founder of HeartSense.

Listen to a discussion on heart disease, athletes, and exercise. Watch here.