Articles for Tag: "Advocate Heart Institute"

5 tips to be a better patient  Featured
5 tips to be a better patient
It’s not just the doctor’s bedside manner that matters. Follow these guidelines to get the most out of your visit.
Top 7 ways to improve your heart health in the New Year 
Top 7 ways to improve your heart health in the New Year
From Alan Thicke to Carrie Fisher, recent deaths serve as a reminder to take care of your heart. An expert offers advice.
Infographic: 5 easy tips to limit your salt intake 
Infographic: 5 easy tips to limit your salt intake
Did you know a whopping 90 percent of Americans exceed daily recommendations for sodium?
Can shoveling snow be dangerous? 
Can shoveling snow be dangerous?
With snow expected Friday and Saturday, a cardiologist offers six tips to stay safe while performing this strenuous activity.
What’s the likelihood that you’ll die young? 
What’s the likelihood that you’ll die young?
A new study is making it much easier to assess if you’re at risk for premature death.
Can your smartphone diagnose a heart condition? 
Can your smartphone diagnose a heart condition?
Find out what a new app can tell you about your health by simply looking at your face.
CPR saved his life…twice: Joe’s story 
CPR saved his life…twice: Joe’s story
Joe’s wife was upstairs getting ready when she heard a big thump. What followed, she never expected.