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.
Airport Passengers Practice CPR On Touch Screen KioskPassengers waiting for a flight at one North Texas airport can practice doing CPR compressions to the steady beat of the Bee Gees disco song "Stayin' Alive."
Even Fit Baby Boomers Won't Escape Heart ProblemsHere's a reality check for health-conscious baby boomers: Even among those in good shape, at least 1 in 3 will eventually develop heart problems or have a stroke.
Funeral Set For State Trooper Who CollapsedServices will be held Tuesday in the Dallas area for a 67-year-old Texas trooper who collapsed and died during a physical readiness test.
Doctors Warn Against Sudden Cardiac ArrestAthletic, healthy, fit –– sudden cardiac arrest often picks the least likely victims. Just ask Marla Sewell.
Panel: Test Every Child For Cholesterol By Age 11Every child should be tested for high cholesterol by age 11 so steps can be taken to prevent heart disease later on, a panel of doctors urged Friday in new advice that is sure to be controversial.