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DMC Heart Hospital Hosts ‘Heart Heroes’ Event With Free Health Screenings

We know exercise is good for our health but for those with heart conditions, it can be more of a challenge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2014

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5 Important Health Numbers You Need To Know

When it comes to your health, do you know the numbers that matter most?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

Heart Patient Noreen Freck with Henry Ford Interventional Cardiologist Akshay Khandelwal. (credit: Sean Lee/WWJ)

Local Woman Is First Heart Transplant Recipient To Undergo New Procedure

An innovative “balloon delivery” method did the trick for a Metro Detroit heart patient.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2013

Know Your Risk For Sudden Cardiac Arrest

October is Sudden Cardiac Awareness Month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2013

Officials: All Michigan Newborns To Get Heart Test

All newborns in Michigan will be screened for critical congenital heart disease starting next year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2013

Daylight Saving Time: Dangerous For Your Heart?

This is the weekend when we switch back to Daylight Saving Time. But did you know that losing that hour of sleep can be dangerous to your health?

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2013

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Beware: Snow Removal Poses Health Risks

‘The people typically at greatest risk are those over 45 or 50 years of age with known or suspected cardiovascular disease.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2012

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Health Experts Say Hunters At Risk For Heart Attack

Firearms deer hunting season is here, and experts say you’d better be in good shape if you’re heading into the woods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2012

Henry Ford Hospital Seeks Heart Patients For Study

Henry Ford Hospital is seeking patients who have been diagnosed with heart failure to participate in a clinical study to treat their condition through nerve stimulation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012


“Heart Of A Champion” Walk/Run Takes Place On Belle Isle

The event is named in honor of the late Ron Winans who died of heart complications in 2005.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2012