New research raises serious questions about a very common medical procedure — placing a stent to prop open a narrowed kidney artery.
Heart experts who wrote new guidelines for preventing heart attacks and strokes are defending a formula that some doctors say overestimates risk for certain groups.
Former President George W. Bush says he’s feeling “pretty good” after undergoing a heart procedure last month and is back to golfing and mountain biking.
A spokesman said Former President George W. Bush successfully underwent a heart procedure in Dallas on Tuesday, after doctors discovered a blockage in an artery during his annual physical.
Stress and physical demands are part of what comes with being a police officer. But a new study said that those are also two factors putting officers at risk for heart disease.
As Randy Travis’ condition worsened this week, people in his adopted home town of Tioga (in Grayson County) prayed for him as though he was always as one of their own.
There is no specific cure for viral cardiomyopathy. But, according to Dr. King, some two-thirds of sufferers either get better on their own, or respond to treatment to manage the symptoms
Patients born with heart problems are having children for the first time with the help of new medical technology.
A tiny baby at a North Texas hospital is alive today because of the skilled hands of surgeons and the advances in medical science. The infant was born with a rare type of heart defect — he only has half a heart.
Add owning a television and car to the list of potential risk factors for heart attacks.
It’s dramatic news when a marathon runner collapses with no pulse. Now a study finds such calamities are rare and usually due to pre-existing problems.
A new type of medical procedure being performed in North Texas is giving all types of patients with heart problems a second chance at life.