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Temple Researchers Find Early Success In Method To Prevent Future Damage After Heart Attack

Patients who suffer heart damage from a heart attack can have problems such as heart failure years later. Researchers want to prevent that outcome.

09/14/2013

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The Fastest Way To A Healthier Heart

Risk factors for heart disease include high cholesterol and family history but cigarette smoking is the major lifestyle intervention that can damage the heart.

08/19/2013

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Curt Schilling Admits To Having A Heart Attack

Curt Schilling was honored last week by the Phillies and inducted into the team’s Wall Of Fame. As it turns out, he was lucky to be anywhere at all last week.

08/12/2013

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Obesity Increases Health Risks Every Year

Each year that a person is obese increases their risk of developing coronary artery disease – often a silent killer.

07/24/2013

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Study: Americans Are Healthier But Lag Behind Health Advances In Other Countries

According to a new study, although progress has been made in improving the health of Americans, our country still lags behind advances in other wealthy nations.

07/11/2013

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Sleep Could Prevent Heart Disease

Researchers have found that sufficient sleep is linked to more than a 20% reduction in cardiovascular disease and almost a 50% reduction in fatal cardiovascular disease.

07/11/2013

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Viewing Held For ‘Sopranos’ Star Gandolfini In NJ

A private viewing for James Gandolfini is underway in a small northern New Jersey town near where he grew up.

06/26/2013

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PTSD Among Stroke Survivors

Survivors of the battlefield aren’t the only ones at risk for post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.

06/26/2013

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Heart Disease Kills More Women Than All Cancers

Heart disease kills more women than all the cancers together. Sadly, most women, and a surprisingly big number of doctors, don’t know this.

06/13/2013

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Health: How To Predict a Heart Attack

Heart disease can be a silent killer. Often you don’t know you’re at risk until it is too late. Now there’s a new non-invasive heart attack predictor.

05/10/2013

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Study: Binge Drinking Increases Risk Of Heart Attack & Stroke

Problems caused by heavy drinking may linger well after the hangover has come and gone.

04/24/2013

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Doctors Say Fingers Can Help Detect Heart Disease

Doctors say there’s a non-invasion test that can predict your risk for a heart attack.

04/03/2013

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Girl, 14, Dies After Inhaling Computer Cleaner

A 14-year-old Los Angeles honors student has died after inhaling a computer keyboard dust cleaner, apparently to get high.

03/21/2013

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Temple U. Researchers Discover Key To Heart Failure

Temple University researchers have discovered a key to heart failure which is currently an incurable disease.

03/09/2013

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Young Heart Attack Survivor Recalls Her Experience During American Heart Month

Twenty-year-old Grace Firestone says she doesn’t remember much about the night that changed her life.

02/27/2013

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