Articles for Tag: "Advocate Heart Institute"

6 lifestyle changes to improve women’s heart health  Featured
6 lifestyle changes to improve women’s heart health
In the United States, approximately one in four women dies from heart disease. Try these practices to help prevent it.
Report shows ‘silent killer’ putting millions at risk 
Report shows ‘silent killer’ putting millions at risk
Nearly 5 million U.S. adults are not taking this medication properly, according to ‘troubling’ data from the CDC.
Jim’s Story: Surviving a widowmaker heart attack 
Jim’s Story: Surviving a widowmaker heart attack
When Jim was told he had a heart attack, it rocked his world because he’d never had any symptoms. Learn more about his story of survival.
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?
What you need to know about shoveling snow 
What you need to know about shoveling snow
With heavy snowfall impacting much of the country, a cardiologist offers six tips to stay safe while performing this strenuous activity.