Articles for Tag: "Advocate Heart Institute"

A grandfather who’s grateful for a second chance 
A grandfather who’s grateful for a second chance
“I was a walking time bomb.” Learn more about Vito’s story and message to others.
The dangerous heart condition many NFL players could be facing 
The dangerous heart condition many NFL players could be facing
A new study finds these athletes may be putting more on the line than they realize.
How to break the vicious stress-sleep cycle 
How to break the vicious stress-sleep cycle
The ever-so-popular phrase “just sleep on it” may seem like a cruel joke for people with sleep problems.
6 lifestyle changes to improve women’s heart health 
6 lifestyle changes to improve women’s heart health
In the U.S., approximately one in four women dies from heart disease.
Women are more likely to die in the first year after this event than men 
Women are more likely to die in the first year after this event than men
You may be surprised by this difference between the sexes.
Less invasive heart procedure gets patients back to normal lives  Featured
Less invasive heart procedure gets patients back to normal lives
Just a week after surgery, an 85-year-old exclaims, “I already feel great.”
Do you know the signs of stroke? 
Do you know the signs of stroke?
Learn what you can do if you or a loved one has a stroke.