Heart Care

A simple test for baby’s heart  Featured
A simple test for baby’s heart
A quick and painless test can show if your newborn has a heart condition before leaving the hospital nursery.
Physically fit doctors prescribe exercise more often 
Physically fit doctors prescribe exercise more often
A new study finds that doctors who are in good physical shape advise their patients to stay active more often than doctors who lead sedentary lives.
High cholesterol more dangerous for men than women 
High cholesterol more dangerous for men than women
New research shows that middle-aged men with elevated cholesterol levels may be at a higher risk of heart attack.
No. 1 cause of kidney disease? Unmanaged diabetes  Featured
No. 1 cause of kidney disease? Unmanaged diabetes
Health experts say it’s critical for diabetes patients to understand how the condition may damage their kidneys and how to prevent it.
Bon Jovi fan gets new heart  Featured
Bon Jovi fan gets new heart
After having a heart transplant, a die-hard fan misses the concert but gets surprised with a gift from the band.
Heart disease won’t define me 
Heart disease won’t define me
After surviving a heart attack, 33-year-old, Dan Cavanaugh, is living life to the fullest and training for the Chicago Marathon to boot.
More proof automated external defibrillators save lives 
More proof automated external defibrillators save lives
New research says it’s critical for non-traditional exercise facilities to have automated external defibrillators on hand.