Cardiovascular Health Information/Misc. Stroke Related Heart News

August 7, 2018

AHA: Little 'Kemp the Warrior' Battles Heart Defect

TUESDAY, Aug. 7, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Despite a nerve-racking pregnancy and delivery, Bevin and Scott Reinen described the moment that they finally got to […]
August 2, 2018

AHA: Heart Problem Forced Her Baby to Be Delivered Early. Then Came a Steeper Challenge.

THURSDAY, Aug. 2, 2018 (American Heart Association) — One night after work, on her way up three flights of stairs to her apartment, Kayde Wolf paused […]
July 2, 2018

AHA: Former Diving Champ Nearly Missed Signs of Heart Valve Disease

TUESDAY, July 3, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Len Rapkins can barely remember a time when he wasn’t fit. As a teen growing up in Great […]
June 29, 2018

AHA: Using Electricity to Test Your Risk for Heart Failure

FRIDAY, June 29, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Imagine stepping onto a scale — not to measure your weight, but the chance of your heart failing. […]
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 […]