Meds and grapefruit don’t always mix

This could be a dangerous combination, depending on the drug.

July 29, 2017 0

Hope for the newborn heart

Spectrum Health Innovations, a pediatric cardiologist and Michigan Tech students team up to design a stent for babies with heart malformation.

July 28, 2017 2

Can’t get to the gym? Work out in your office!

Enjoy these simple exercises to boost fitness and lift you out of your chair.

July 28, 2017 0

Not all plant foods are equal

Analysis found that only healthy fruits, vegetables and grains guarded against heart disease.

July 26, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Haunted by the heart

Those of Dutch descent may have specific genetic associations to a heart disorder that can cause sudden death.

July 24, 2017 8

Exploring a dietitian’s grocery cart

Here's a hint: There aren't a lot of packaged and processed foods piled inside.

July 22, 2017 0

The power of walking

Don't underestimate the power of putting one foot in front of the other. Start out slow to achieve your wellness goals.

July 20, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Stroke survivor—again

With rapid medical attention, John Hoyt quickly triumphed over his second stroke.

July 19, 2017 3

Taking the stairs may soon get easier

New high-tech steps recycle climbers' energy, making the ascent less tough.

July 19, 2017 0

CT scans could help gauge heart attack risk

Researchers aim to identify vulnerable patients before damage becomes irreversible.

July 18, 2017 0

Estudio: Las bebidas endulzadas encojen el cerebro

El consumo diario de múltiples bebidas endulzadas puede provocar significante perdida de la memoria—no obstante, hay maneras de mantener seguro al cerebro.

July 17, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘His whole story has been a miracle’

Adopted from China with heart defects, Isaiah Lunsford receives a life-changing surgical fix.

July 14, 2017 3