Articles for Tag: "heart care"

Your high cholesterol may be inherited 
Your high cholesterol may be inherited
A relatively common and hereditary genetic disease could be responsible for your high cholesterol.
Mom of two: It wasn’t allergies, but heart failure  Featured
Mom of two: It wasn’t allergies, but heart failure
At age 49, SuSu Scialabba was exhausted and short of breath. She had no idea her heart was failing.
A father’s life saved by son’s CPR 
A father’s life saved by son’s CPR
Thanks to quick thinking by his kids, one Barrington man’s life was saved. Read their story.
Infographic: 6 tips for a better heartbeat 
Infographic: 6 tips for a better heartbeat
Learn from a cardiac electrophysiologist how your nutrition can impact your heart health.
Physical labor, high blood pressure a bad mix for women 
Physical labor, high blood pressure a bad mix for women
A new study finds that hypertensive women with physically demanding jobs could be at higher risk for heart attack.
Breastfeeding may be good for mom’s heart 
Breastfeeding may be good for mom’s heart
Pregnancy makes the cardiovascular system work harder, but breastfeeding may help restore a woman’s physiological systems to their pre-pregnancy state. Learn more.
Infographic: Heart attack vs. sudden cardiac arrest 
Infographic: Heart attack vs. sudden cardiac arrest
Knowing the difference between a heart attack and sudden cardiac arrest can save a life.