PATIENT STORY

Born with a heart defect? Live a fuller life today

Less than 10 percent of adults born with heart defects are getting the right care. We aim to change that.

March 13, 2015 1

Heart valve repair could improve mood

Researchers find procedure leads to quality of life improvements and reduced depression and anxiety.

March 12, 2015 0

Vascular surgery expertise shines

Surgeon talks about exciting ways he gets to help patients.

March 11, 2015 0

Cholesterol 101: What you need to know

Underestimate the importance of diet, activity and family history at your own risk.

March 9, 2015 0

Very obese kids face more heart risks than thought

High cholesterol, diabetes and blood pressure problems plague these children.

March 8, 2015 0

FDA OKs new varicose vein treatment

It seals affected veins with adhesive agent, agency says.

February 27, 2015 0

Mighty Girl thrives

Alexandra, one of the smallest babies in the world to undergo a heart procedure in July, beat the odds and is 'doing great.'

February 25, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

Heart surgery at just 6 days old

Norah Mae Boss now has beautiful pink fingers and toes. Find out what this has meant for her and her parents.

February 18, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

Inactivity a major danger with blood clots

Traveling to a sunny location? Sitting at your desk all day long? Do some leg pumps and listen up because deep vein thrombosis could affect you.

February 17, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

For the love of Peets

'We just want to help each other through this. ...A lot of people can't get that long of a life with each other.'

February 14, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Have cancer? Watch your heart

When Nicole May was going through treatment for breast cancer, she never dreamed she needed to be worried about her heart.

February 12, 2015 0
February 6, 2015 0