Articles for Tag: "Advocate Heart Institute"

Should everyone over 40 be on cholesterol meds? 
Should everyone over 40 be on cholesterol meds?
Find out if you should be screened for the use of statins.
Cubs usher undergoes heart procedure in time to receive World Series ring 
Cubs usher undergoes heart procedure in time to receive World Series ring
Don Vlcek has waited his whole life for the Cubs to win the World Series. But the chance of a lifetime almost didn’t come to fruition.
Tired? Try this instead of drinking caffeine 
Tired? Try this instead of drinking caffeine
The next time you reach for a cup of coffee or a can of soda, consider this surprisingly effective alternative.
What you can learn from ‘Biggest Loser’ host’s brush with death  Featured
What you can learn from ‘Biggest Loser’ host’s brush with death
Find out what fitness guru Bob Harper has to say about his recent cardiac arrest.
Quiz: Does an aspirin a day keep the doctor away? 
Quiz: Does an aspirin a day keep the doctor away?
Will aspirin protect blood vessels from inflammation? Test your knowledge.
A life-saving screening for young athletes 
A life-saving screening for young athletes
Is your child considering or currently involved in athletics? This could save his or her life.
Is Americans’ love affair with this food costing them? 
Is Americans’ love affair with this food costing them?
A new study shows the effect of certain dietary factors on mortality risk. What should you avoid?