American Heart Association
New guidelines out today could put many more people on cholesterol-lowering drugs.
Make plans to walk in the Pittsburgh Heart Walk on Saturday, October 26th.
It is possible that a lot has changed since you learned CPR, and the people at the American Heart Association are using National CPR and AED Awareness Week to spread the word.
Three new studies about salt were presented Thursday at a meeting of the American Heart Association. One shows that most packaged food for toddlers contain more than the recommended amount.
On Friday, Feb. 1, UPMC’s Heart and Vascular Institute and the American Heart Association are set to offer free heart screenings, including blood pressure, body mass index, cholesterol and blood glucose testing.
Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. This week is CPR Awareness Week and organizations like the American Heart Association and the Red Cross are encouraging people to get certified.
Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. It is what almost claimed the life of KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen. But she is alive thanks in part to the quick action of friends and some passerby’s who performed CPR.
Should children get a heart screening before starting stimulant drugs for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder? One in four pediatricians thinks so in the first study asking doctors specifically about this topic.
A red taxi belonging to the Yellow Cab Company disappeared from their North Side lot Thursday night.
Find out how you can have a healthier heart! Join the 2012 Pittsburgh Heart Walk on November 3rd at Heinz Field
Women may not have the typical crushing chest pain that people associate with a heart attack. They may have shortness of breath, nausea and dizziness.