A Long Island man was clinically dead for 11 minutes when his heart stopped during the New York City Triathlon this past summer, but he has defied the odds.
Many of us have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, and that includes a California woman who will be able to celebrate the holiday after receiving the gift of life twice.
The other acts set to be enshrined in Cleveland are Donna Summer, Albert King, Rush, Heart and Randy Newman.
When sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson formed the band “Heart,” they probably didn’t expect to become groundbreakers for other female rockers.
The boys of Rascal Flatts follow Vince Gill in getting a star of their own in Hollywood, on the world-renowned Walk of Fame.
Women with significant levels of job-related stress are almost 70 percent more likely to have a heart attack and nearly 40 percent more likely to suffer from other forms of cardiovascular trauma than women with low-stress jobs, a new study says.
If your cholesterol is high, chances are you’ve been told to change your lifestyle. You probably hear things like, stop smoking, get more exercise and avoid fatty foods. Well, it appears health experts may soon be telling you to cut down on your coffee intake.
Dr. Richard Shlofmitz from St. Francis Hospital says screaming at the TV while chowing down on unhealthy foods isn’t the best combination for your heart.
More than 1.25 million times a year, someone has a heart attack in this country. Most will actually survive a first heart attack but often with damage to the heart muscle, damage that eventually, perhaps years later, catches up with the victim and causes heart failure.
To participate in the New York City Marathon at 69-years-old is outstanding. To do it with a new heart that you just got in January is absolutely unbelievable.
The 89-year-old Brubeck’s next concert is scheduled for November 19.
Atkins, South Beach, low-carb, no sugar, you name it – there is a diet for every day of the week. However, there’s another diet approved by nutritionists that’s considered one of the absolute best diets out there for your heart health.