Heart Care

My sudden cardiac arrest survival story: Part three 
My sudden cardiac arrest survival story: Part three
An ICD and a beta blocker play a key role in preventing another cardiac arrest.
Breastfeeding preemies beneficial for their heart health as adults 
Breastfeeding preemies beneficial for their heart health as adults
New research shows preemies fed breast milk have better overall heart function as adults, even compared to full-term infants.
Is optimism good for your heart?  Featured
Is optimism good for your heart?
Several studies find some surprising benefits. A physician provides tips on how to reap the rewards.
Less than 6 percent of chest pain cases in ER are life-threatening 
Less than 6 percent of chest pain cases in ER are life-threatening
Despite the odds, physicians still caution you should seek treatment immediately if you experience symptoms.
How being married can help save your life 
How being married can help save your life
New findings show marriage increases your chance of survival after a heart attack. Learn more.
Could a migraine mean something more? 
Could a migraine mean something more?
New research points to a connection between migraine sufferers and an increased risk of heart disease and death later in life.
Can a nightmare cause a heart attack? 
Can a nightmare cause a heart attack?
For some people with risk factors, nightmares could pose a very real health hazard.