New Texas Law Will Train 911 Dispatchers To Help Bystanders Administer CPREmergency room physician Dr. Justin Northeim says many people don’t know how to administer CPR, so this training will assure people and encourage them to take action.
North Texas Paving The Way In Lifesaving Resuscitation EffortsDespite the decrease in maternal mortality worldwide, the maternal mortality rate continues to rise in the United States.
Ones For Wellness: What Puts Women More At Risk For StrokesDoctors say following the FAST acronym can help spot early signs of stroke
American Heart Month Brings Urgent Awareness To Women’s No. 1 Health ThreatDespite the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, heart disease remains the leading killer of women in the U.S., according to the American Heart Association.
Workout at Home with these Tips and ResourcesWhile the coronavirus (COVID-19) may have changed our schedules, it doesn’t have to change our commitment to living a healthy lifestyle.
Dallas Teacher Learns Tough Lesson in Heart HealthThere's nothing worse than a broken heart, especially the one inside our bodies.
February Marks 56th Consecutive American Heart MonthThe first Friday of the month, Feb. 7, is National Wear Red Day. Coast to coast, landmarks, news anchors and neighborhoods will go red to raise awareness and support for heart disease.
Interactive Tool Helps To Understand Blood PressureThe American Heart Association wants you to check your blood pressure, and know what the numbers mean.
5 Simple Strategies For Healthier HolidaysNourishing yourself is smart for your heart and an effective way to take control of your health during the holidays. During Eat Smart Month this November, the American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, offers its latest recipes and science-backed tips to help you be Healthy for Good™.
Learn How to Save a Life with Hands-Only CPREach year, more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests occur in the United States. When a person has a cardiac arrest, survival depends on immediately receiving CPR from someone nearby. CPR, especially if performed immediately, can triple a cardiac arrest victim’s chance of survival.
American Stroke Association Shares Seven Habits to Prevent StrokeSomeone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. May is American Stroke Month and the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, is encouraging Americans to actively take steps to decrease stroke risks.
South Dallas Barbers Build Bridge To Better HealthA cooperative effort between CitySquare and Baylor Scott & White looks to use the barbershop as a bridge to better health in the communities they serve.
New Exercise Guidelines: Move More, Sit Less, Start YoungerMove more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any amount and any type of exercise helps health.
'Go Red For Women' Raises Awareness & Sends A WarningThe annual effort from the American Heart Association aims to raise awareness and dispel the myth that women need not worry.
Regular Exercise Can Take Away 'Years Of Damage' From Laziness And Doing Nothing, Study SaysA new study has revealed that the statement 'it's never too late to get in shape' actually does hold water after all.