This weekend we continue our two-part series on heart health with an update on cholesterol and when you should consider having a Coronary calcium count. Our host Dr. Marianne Ritchie welcomes the return of one of Philadelphia’s “Top Docs” who specializes in the prevention of heart disease and cholesterol management.
Fr. Jim Cardosi is grateful for the 28 years of active duty as a Navy pilot and the beautiful marriage to his kind and loving wife which included 5 children.
When his beloved Cindy died at the young age of 51, he answered the call to yet another vocation, and now dedicates his service as a father to the community as a Roman Catholic priest. Joy does not just refer to a feeling of happiness. It’s an attitude that leads to selfless love.
Each week we highlight the Real Champions in your life! Your family, friends, or colleagues who go the extra mile to help others in their community. Know someone who should be featured? Nominate them now!
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINKPLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGNfor Colon Cancer Awareness.
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