Articles for Tag: "American Heart Association"

Resilience despite all odds: A decade of health problems  Featured
Resilience despite all odds: A decade of health problems
Rob Besecker’s near-death experience has led him to live life to the fullest. Learn more about his story.
Should men get annual physicals? 
Should men get annual physicals?
If you can’t remember the last time you had one, it may be time to make an appointment.
Can a positive attitude impact your heart? 
Can a positive attitude impact your heart?
For those diagnosed with heart disease, happiness can increase the likelihood to exercise and to live longer.
Can cold weather harm your heart? 
Can cold weather harm your heart?
Freezing temps, snow and ice can be irritating for many, here’s what you need to know about how it can impact your health.
Support group empowers women with heart disease  Featured
Support group empowers women with heart disease
A national patient-centered organization offers education and encouragement for heart attack survivors.
Teaching kids to save lives 
Teaching kids to save lives
Students are learning to perform CPR and use AEDs so they can offer lifesaving treatment.
5 reasons why heart attacks differ in women  Featured
5 reasons why heart attacks differ in women
A scientific statement suggests that causes, treatment and outcomes are completely different between genders.