Cardiovascular Health Information/Misc. Stroke Related Heart News

May 11, 2018

AHA: Take It From an Olympian, The Healthiest Mother's Day Gift Is Self-Care

FRIDAY, May 11, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Motherhood. Career. Fitness. For many women, it doesn’t always feel like all of these can coexist, much less […]
April 23, 2018

AHA: New Rules on Saving Kids Stricken With Cardiac Arrest

MONDAY, April 23, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Saving a child with heart disease whose heart has stopped requires a different approach than reviving a child […]
April 17, 2018

AHA: Fire Fighters Save One of Their Own After Heart Attack

TUESDAY, April 17, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Firefighter Tony Spagnoletti was on overnight duty when he woke up with chest pains. He sloughed it off […]
March 30, 2018

AHA: When a College Hoops Star Died of a Heart Attack, His Family Got in the Game

FRIDAY, March 30, 2018 (American Heart Association) — March Madness, the annual college basketball tournament that glues Americans to their TVs and their brackets, is a […]
March 26, 2018

AHA: This 'Heart of the Family' Awaits a New Heart

MONDAY, March 26, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Felix Aguirre has always been close to his family. The oldest of four siblings, he’s known for putting […]
March 19, 2018

Majority of U.S. Adults Have Poor Heart Health: Study

MONDAY, March 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — America’s heart health went from bad to worse between 1988 and 2014, a new report warns. That means roughly […]
March 15, 2018

Dirty Air May Harm Blacks More Than Whites

THURSDAY, March, 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Air pollution takes a greater toll on the hearts of black Americans than whites, in part because they often […]
March 5, 2018

As Years Spent Obese Rise, So Do Heart Dangers

MONDAY, March 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The longer people are obese, the greater their chances of developing heart disease, a new study suggests. The researchers […]
February 21, 2018

Even Hidden Flu May Trigger Trouble After Heart Surgery

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The flu virus — even if it doesn’t cause symptoms — can lead to serious complications after heart surgery, […]