PATIENT STORY

‘She was in God’s hands’

Quick thinking and medical care got stroke patient Edith Vis back to the good things in life.

November 22, 2017 0

Quit smoking—for good

Make a plan today for a better tomorrow.

November 16, 2017 2

Spacing out? There’s a reason

When you starve your body of quality sleep, you're robbing brain cells of the ability to function properly.

November 16, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A stroke of luck and good fortune

Called the 'miracle man,' Stanley Carey is back on his feet and enjoying life without limits after a severe stroke nearly took him down.

October 20, 2017 5
PATIENT STORY

‘Take your sweet old time’

One out of four Americans fall every year. Use these 6 tips to help yourself (or others) avoid accidents.

September 19, 2017 2

Undiagnosed heart condition ‘AFib’ may be common

Continuous long-term monitoring led to diagnosis in 1 out of 3 high-risk adults.

September 4, 2017 1

Top 10 reasons to exercise 30 minutes today

Want to break out of your sedentary rut? Check out these tips from a preventive cardiologist.

September 3, 2017 3

10 factors to predict bleeding risk in stroke survivors

New method may aid doctors in assessing harms, benefits of anti-clotting drugs.

August 12, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘They make you feel like you’re somebody’

A stroke victim's newfound love of painting helped her reclaim strength and self-confidence.

August 9, 2017 0

Stopping statins after stroke may raise risk

Large study serves as warning for survivors who are prescribed cholesterol-lowering meds.

August 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Stroke survivor—again

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

July 19, 2017 3

Could chocolate guard against an irregular heartbeat?

13-year study finds lower odds for atrial fibrillation in people eating moderate amounts of the treat.

June 5, 2017 2