| Feb 16, 2011
About 9:30 a.m. Oct. 28, Westchester resident Shirley Grant went into full cardiac arrest and was taken to the emergency room at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital.
"I don't remember anything about that day," said Grant, 66, a registered nurse, mother of two...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
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Taking two baby aspirin may protect your heart more than taking one baby aspirin, with only a minuscule increase...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 12:15 PM
It's the number one killer of women in America. It is heart disease. One Roanoke woman found out and survived to tell her story.
Patty Maze was at her Roanoke home when it happened. "It kind of started out as indigestion or what I thought was...
| Feb 7, 2011
It was 4:05 a.m. on Oct. 29, 2009. I heard my wife, Dianne, say, "I think I'm having a heart attack."
I opened my eyes and saw her standing in the bathroom doorway. She grabbed her chest, took one step and collapsed on the bed.
Two weeks earlier, a...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 6:45 PM
There's a competition in the capitol, House vs. Senate, to see which side of the building can get the most people trained in CPR.
So far the Representatives are winning by a long shot.
More than half the State House found time to pack into the...
| Feb 15, 2010
| 10:33 AM
It's been really hard for Andy Hill. His breath was taken away, literally stolen from him. Andy has lung cancer.
Andy says, "When they said it was lung cancer, it was just a complete shock. Never smoked a day in my life. Been very active and...
| Jan 27, 2011
The new year brings a lot of resolutions to exercise. And sometimes the cold weather also means more snow shoveling. All that exertion can be harmful to people with abnormal hearts by leading to sudden cardiac arrest. Dr. Gordon Tomaselli, director of...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 8:03 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego police officer shot a man in the chest after the man allegedly pulled a replica gun from his waistband early Wednesday, police said.
The officer-involved shooting took place in the parking lot of the CVS Pharmacy at Camino Ruiz...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 1:30 AM
An Aberdeen girl who had heart surgery just after Christmas is back at school.
Recovery for Leigh-Ann Hill, a 7-year-old first-grader at O.M. Tiffany Elementary School, has gone better than the family and doctors had hoped, said her father, Eddy Hill....
| Jan 20, 2011
| 3:02 PM
Editor's note: This corrects the caption on the photo of Allison Smith-Conway. The Foundation for Neurosciences Stroke and Recovery is not affiliated with Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian.
NEWPORT BEACH — Total well-being requires a balance...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 6:00 PM
Multiple cases of the potentially fatal Legionnaire's disease have been tracked to the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, the hotel warned on its website.
Six cases of the dangerous pneumonia were reported in Atlanta, and the Centers for Disease...