Tag:

heart

Drug-coated stents evaluated

Study: Pricier devices lead to fewer repeat heart procedures, but don't necessarily improve survival rates.

Daytime sleepiness, long naps linked to heart risks

People who nap more than one hour a day are also more likely to develop type 2 diabetes.

Guard your heart

Use these 6 healthy diet and lifestyle moves to keep your ticker happy.

Patient Story

A leg up on the competition

A six-hour surgery and an artificial artery gets Wayne Ver Strate back in the game.

Patient Story

Robotic heart caths ‘simpler than … Xbox’

A robotic system used to deliver stents to blocked arteries benefits patients and cardiologists.

4 transplants, 24 hours

Richard DeVos Heart and Lung Transplant program hits milestone moment with a day chock-full of life-saving surgeries.

Hypothermia for heart attacks?

Treatment improved survival in 'nonshockable' cardiac arrest cases.

Keeping the beat

The constant lub-dub of our heartbeat is something that many of us take for granted.

13 surprising breastfeeding facts

Let's look at some unique things about breast milk and breastfeeding.

Patient Story

Heart patient delivers on promise

Gino shares the secret sauce of life and recovery after open heart surgery.

Strokes of sadness

New in-depth study links depression to long-term stroke risk.