Articles for Tag: "Advocate Heart Institute"

Is being short good for your health?  Featured
Is being short good for your health?
Feel like there’s no advantage to your height, or lack thereof? A new study suggests otherwise.
Do you have this commonly inherited disorder? 
Do you have this commonly inherited disorder?
About one in 250 people have it. What is it?
Your home may be trying to kill you  Featured
Your home may be trying to kill you
You may be living with a very dangerous intruder.
These 4 heart conditions can be passed down through generations  Featured
These 4 heart conditions can be passed down through generations
Are you at risk?
Chicago’s top heart doctors offer top health tips 
Chicago’s top heart doctors offer top health tips
Two peer-recommended cardiologists urge many cases of disease are preventable.
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.
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.