Erica Garner Dies; Fought Police Brutality After Dad's DeathThe daughter of key Black Lives Matter figure Eric Garner died Saturday after a weeklong hospital stay following a heart attack.
Tom Ridge Returns Home Nearly A Month After Heart AttackFormer U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge has left Texas and returned to his home in suburban Washington D.C., nearly a month after suffering a heart attack.
Ridge Expects To Leave Texas Medical Center Before ChristmasA spokesman says former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge expects to leave a Texas medical facility in time to be home in Maryland for Christmas.
Tom Ridge Out Of Hospital; Now At Rehab FacilityA Tuesday statement issued through a family spokesman quoted Ridge saying he's making great progress and feeling much better.
Ex-Homeland Security Secretary Ridge: 'Great To Be Alive'Ridge issued a statement Wednesday from the hospital in Austin, where he's recovering from a heart attack.
Ex-Homeland Security Czar Ridge Recovering From Heart AttackThe wife of former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says he's in the early stages of recovery from a heart attack, a day after undergoing an emergency heart procedure.
Study Suggests Women Less Likely To Get CPR From BystandersWomen are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander, a new study suggested, and researchers think that reluctance to touch a woman's chest might be one reason.
Heart Disease Linked To How Fast You Walk, Study SaysResearchers in England are warning that people who like to move at a slower pace may be at greater risk for heart problems.
Life Saver Has His Own Life SavedJohn Copeland has seen plenty of heart attacks in his 25 years as a Lewisville firefighter and paramedic.
Merck Says New Cholesterol Drug Worked In Big StudyMerck & Co. said Tuesday that a new type of cholesterol drug reduced heart attacks, deaths and other complications of heart disease in a huge, late-stage study.
Wednesday's Warriors: Tara RobinsonFebruary is American Heart Month; a time to remind ourselves, when something just doesn't feel right, knowing the signs of trouble can help you be your best advocate.
Take A Few Minutes, Learn 2 Steps And Save A LifeIt is possible for you to save a life by performing two simple steps, now local health officials want to show you exactly how to do it. The procedure is called hands-only CPR.