PATIENT STORY

Breathing easy again

Brenda Tuttle’s shortness of breath remained a mystery for weeks until a CT scan revealed a pulmonary embolism.

November 3, 2017 4

Severe flu season lurking

Early signs suggest it will be a severe flu season, so it's especially important to get vaccinated.

November 2, 2017 0

There’s a new shingles vaccine—is it for you?

Yes, and adults older than 50 should plan to roll up their sleeves—again.

October 31, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘We’re grateful for the gift of life’

Scott Kovacs' heart beat a path toward almost certain death. With a new heart, he's now running toward his future.

October 30, 2017 4

In the grocery of good and evil

It's OK to evaluate your food choices—but don't be so extreme that you can no longer enjoy everyday pleasures.

October 29, 2017 0

Yoga + aerobics = A happy heart

Study shows those who enjoy both activities get double the benefits when it came to cardiovascular health.

October 29, 2017 0

Wheezing while working out?

Those with allergies or asthma should take note of these smart steps to stay safe when exercising.

October 27, 2017 0

In sickness and in health

The quality of your marriage could steer the quality of your own health—especially if you're a guy, a new study suggests.

October 26, 2017 0

Bigger is not always better

Think you're eating healthy portions? Think again. Some portions are 200 percent larger than we need.

October 22, 2017 0

Blindsided? Blame stress

Study suggests stress weakens your ability to notice changes in your environment, increasing your risk of ignoring threats.

October 22, 2017 0

Salve for an ailing heart: Tai chi

The simple, pain-free movements in this Chinese tradition may be exactly what heart attack survivors need to reclaim their health.

October 21, 2017 0

Migraine? Know your triggers

When one strikes, you should have a log handy to write down possible causes such as food, environment and sleep disruptions.

October 17, 2017 1