It's Not All In The Genes: Clean Living Can Cut Heart RisksClean living can slash your risk for heart disease even if your genes are heavily stacked against you. A large study finds that people with the most inherited risk cut their chances if they didn't smoke, ate well, exercised and stayed slim.
FWISD Hoping Apples Lead To Healthy Eating HabitsThousands of students in the FWISD will be handed a special treat at lunch on Wednesday to encourage healthy eating habits. They are putting away the leftover Halloween candy and picking up apples.
American Heart Association Launches Campaign To Bring Awareness To Heart AttacksThousands of people have heart attacks each year in North Texas, but fewer than half call 911 for help.
American Heart Association's 'Don't Die of Doubt' CampaignThousands of people have heart attacks each year in North Texas, but fewer than half call 911 for help.
Beware The Holiday Heart AttackHurried, harried and stressed to the max. For many, it’s simply the pace of the holiday season. But, doctors say, it’s a set up for a holiday heart attack!
CPR That Saved Dad A Result Of Teen Wanting To Get Summer TanIf you ask one particular Dallas teenager how he picked his summer job, he'll say it was all about getting a tan. But we discovered the choice proved to be more life changing than that.
Study Ties Nuts To Lower Cancer, Heart Death RiskHelp yourself to some nuts this holiday season. According to a new study, regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease -- in fact, were less likely to die of any cause.
Study: Kids Are Less Fit Than Their Parents WereAn analysis of studies on 250 million children around the world finds they don't run as fast or as far as their parents did when they were young.
Experts Defend New Heart Attack Prevention AdviceHeart experts who wrote new guidelines for preventing heart attacks and strokes are defending a formula that some doctors say overestimates risk for certain groups.
Star Jones In DFW For Heart Health EventThousands of researchers are coming to North Texas this weekend, and they are bringing groundbreaking research in the field of cardiovascular and stroke science.
Doctors Told To Get Serious About Obesity Next time you go for a checkup, don't be surprised if your doctor gets on your case about your weight. The medical profession has issued new guidelines for fighting the nation's obesity epidemic.
Former Vice President Cheney To Keynote 'Go Red For Women' LuncheonFormer Vice President Dick Cheney will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 Go Red for Women luncheon next year. Mr. Cheney has had a long battle with cardiovascular disease and after suffering five heart attacks underwent a heart transplant in 2012.