Articles for Tag: "EKG"

Major milestone for thousands of Chicago’s young athletes  Featured
Major milestone for thousands of Chicago’s young athletes
Young Hearts for Life to screen its 100,000th student this month.
Keeping young hearts safe  Featured
Keeping young hearts safe
Cardiologists bring EKG screenings to high schools to prevent sudden death in student athletes.
Protect your heart before you play 
Protect your heart before you play
Each week in the United States, sudden cardiac arrest claims the lives of up to 2,000 young adults. And many parents don’t even know their children are at risk.
Congestive heart failure patient gets new lease on life  Featured
Congestive heart failure patient gets new lease on life
Spotting the signs and symptoms of heart disease saved the life of a mother of two. Though seemingly healthy, a time bomb was ticking in Lori Cooper’s chest. But the proper diagnosis and treatment has given her a second chance.