| May 2, 2012
| 5:22 PM
Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death among competitive teenage athletes. Two thousand people under the age of 25 die from it every year. That’s why a local organization, the Nick of Time Foundation, partners with local hospitals and...
| Jul 10, 2012
The runways aren’t for everyone.
The marathon of fashion shows centered on swimsuits rolls into Miami Beach again July 18-23 with thousands of swimwear manufacturers, buyers, designers, stylists, models and reporters. All of them are in town for...
| May 6, 2012
| 6:54 PM
SOUTH BEND - At nearly half the size she was a little more than a year ago, Lisa Neese says she's a changed woman - in more ways than one.
“I’m more outgoing because I have more confidence. I’m not afraid of trying new things. I’m...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:35 AM
The Bulb Shoppe and Gardens at Brent and Becky’s Bulbs in Gloucester hosts its last farmer’s/craft market for the year at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3.
Jack O’ Rotten Pumpkin Recycling will be held Nov. 1-10. Bring your rotten, saggy Jack...
| May 7, 2012
| 2:01 PM
The findings of a new study show that the closer you live to a major road, the higher your risk of death from cardiovascular disease.
Heart attack survivors who live about 100 meters (328 feet) or less from a major U.S. roadway face increased risk of...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Ahhhh ... pizza for breakfast.
Having the authority to make such a weighty decision is often embraced by college students, dabbling in their own newfound freedom from the parental raised eyebrow.
But making these choices is not without cost. Schedules...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:40 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Researchers from San Diego State University's Heart Institute rejuvenated damaged cardiac tissue removed from older heart-failure patients, using modified stem cells, the university announced Thursday.
University officials said the...
| May 8, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Heart attack survivors may want to think about where they live. A new study by the American Heart Association shows that living close to a major road or highway might be bad for survivors' long term health.
The study claims that if the survivor lived 300...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 10:31 AM
One foot in front of another -to raise awareness of a devastating condition.
Saturday morning, hundreds came out for the annual heartwalk at Roanoke County's Greenhill Park.
The event sponsored by the American Heart Association works to prevent, treat...
| Aug 1, 2012
The Bulb Shoppe and Gardens at Brent and Becky’s Bulbs hosts its next monthly farmer’s market 10 a.m-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4. The vendor area is under cover making this a rain or shine event!
August vendors will include fresh eggs,...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:54 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Diabetics with more than one diseased artery fared significantly better if they underwent bypass surgery than those who received drug coated stents following artery clearing procedures to improve blood flow to the heart,...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:49 AM
In putting together a home-baked goodies care package there's no need to forego your concern about good health. The American Heart Association's "Low-fat and Luscious Desserts" cook book offers a number of great tasting simple recipes that travel well and...