Medical Technology Giving Heart Patients Gift Of TimeDoctors say the LVAD doesn't replace the heart but, it does help the left ventricle function more effectively: proving life-saving and life changing for patients.
Stents May Not Help Treat Clogged Kidney Arteries New research raises serious questions about a very common medical procedure — placing a stent to prop open a narrowed kidney artery.
Doctors, Veterinarians Explore Shared Medical ProblemsWhat do Siberian tigers and post-menopausal women have in common? That is among the questions related to fighting diseases that affect both animals and people that physicians and veterinarians are teaming up to explore.
President Bush's Heart Scare A Reminder For Women As WellHeart disease is the number of killer of women in the U.S., responsible for one in every four deaths.
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.
Fort Worth Man Thrown A Rope Thanks To LifeVestDavid Torres says he was on the brink of death three times last year.
Family Shares Common Bond Over DefibrillatorsA 12-year-old Keller Middle School student who, suffered a heart attack, has an internal defibrillator now, but his mother may have saved his life by performing CPR.