Heart Care

Students get rare view into live open-heart surgery 
Students get rare view into live open-heart surgery
Tired of telling your teen to sit up, eat right, don’t smoke, slow down and drive carefully? Perhaps some real face time with a physician performing surgery on an unhealthy heart might get the point across.
Diabetes and depression a deadly mix, study finds 
Diabetes and depression a deadly mix, study finds
Recent review warns that diabetes patients should monitor their mood and their hearts.
Bigger clothes for overweight kids is not the answer, doctors say 
Bigger clothes for overweight kids is not the answer, doctors say
Retailers and manufacturers launch clothing lines and other products targeting obese and overweight children.
Attack of the brain 
Attack of the brain
How to recognize the signs and symptoms of a stroke—and what you can do about it.
10 signs you should definitely go to the emergency room 
10 signs you should definitely go to the emergency room
How do you decide what level of care you need? Here’s what should send you to the ER, and a few tips about going to immediate care centers.
Smoking ban for patients with mental illnesses 
Smoking ban for patients with mental illnesses
More mental health facilities ban smoking for patients with mental illnesses.
Heart attack signs women miss 
Heart attack signs women miss
Women may experience heart attack symptoms different from men. Here are four things the heart may be telling women.