A burgeoning procedure to clear total blockages from coronary arteries is giving new life to patients who once had few options.
For cardiac patients like Michael Thompson, counterpulsation is one of the toughest treatments they'll endure—but also one of the best.
Diagnosed with heart disease at birth, Hannah Webb now expects a baby of her own. She returned to where her care began.
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Heart attacks strike both sexes, but women should be especially careful—the warning signs can be subtle.
People with more schooling tend to have less heart failure.
Anger issues can dramatically increase risk of heart attack, study finds.
Age 36, married and mother of two, Amy Reames was in a good place. And then her heart shut down.
Newlywed Mark Hagbom survives 'widow-maker' thanks to seamless transition from CPR to cath lab to open heart surgery.
'It's just amazing what they can do nowadays,' Nicholas Borgman mused while gazing at a 3-D version of the organ.
Folks in their 50s benefit from low-dose aspirin.
The constant lub-dub of our heartbeat is something that many of us take for granted.
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