Temple University researchers have discovered a key to heart failure which is currently an incurable disease.
Twenty-year-old Grace Firestone says she doesn’t remember much about the night that changed her life.
Learn more about February Heart Health Month at Penn Medicine.
A recent study of female smokers found that even light to moderate smokers may be more likely to suffer sudden cardiac death.
Would you choose a hospital based on a rating? Believe it or not those ratings are out there, and they’re worth considering.
Rosie and her wife, Michelle Rounds, were in Philadelphia during the weekend of October 20th, using their celebrity and money to raise awareness not for heart disease, but for a rare, desmoid tumor that Michelle battled in May and June.
Shift work can increase the risk of everything from depression to diabetes. And now, the latest information is that shift work and the potential sleep disorders associated with it actually increase the risk of heart attack.
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek is in a Los Angeles hospital recovering from a mild heart attack.
A pastor in Lumberton, Burlington County is lucky to be alive after collapsing from a heart attack during his Easter Sunday service.
You can control blood pressure and offset or prevent long-term damage but you need to know you’ve got a problem before you can fix it.
According to a report in the journal, ‘The Lancet’, stem cells can help fight problems associated with heart disease.
In a touching and extraordinary reunion, a Philadelphia man finally met the Septa manager and nurse who saved his life.
Philadelphia police say two runners in Sunday morning’s Philadelphia Marathon have died after collapsing during the race with apparent heart attacks.
KYW’s Medical Editor Dr. Brian McDonough says in situations like this it is often difficult to predict who is going to be at risk.
Employees at Geno’s Steaks learned of their boss’s passing when they came in to work the evening shift.