Plano Couple Hopes To Add AED Locations To Google And Apple MapsAEDs, a type of defibrillator, save lives, but do you know where they are at all times in case trouble hits?
Heart Health: Experts Weigh In About StrokesStroke is the number five cause of death and leading cause of disability in the United States. It can happen to anyone at any age.
Heart Attack Prediction Tool Created By Dallas ResearchersResearchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Study Says Lowering Blood Pressure Helps Prevent Mental DeclineLowering blood pressure more than usually recommended not only helps prevent heart problems, it also cuts the risk of mental decline that often leads to Alzheimer's disease, a study found.
Eating Cheese Won't Increase Risk Of Heart Problems, Study SaysResearchers say eating dairy products won’t increase your risk of developing heart problems later on in life.
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.
First Dissolving Heart Stent Gets FDA ReviewA disappearing medical implant will get a closer look from the FDA this week. The administration meets Tuesday to review a first-of-its-kind heart stent that dissolves into the body after helping to clear fat-clogged arteries.
DFW Woman Overcomes Heart Disease OddsKristen Arechiga is 31 years old and has already endured three open heart surgeries as a child and a teen. She has had to live her life very carefully because of heart disease.
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.
Surgery Helps Baby Overcome Heart DefectsA baby born with a heart condition needed surgery. But the events that unfolded afterward have doctors reminding everyone about the importance of follow-up appointments.
Bush Feels "Pretty Good" After Heart ProcedureFormer 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.