heart health

DMC Heart Hospital Hosts 'Heart Heroes' Event With Free Health ScreeningsWe know exercise is good for our health but for those with heart conditions, it can be more of a challenge.
5 Important Health Numbers You Need To KnowWhen it comes to your health, do you know the numbers that matter most?
Local Woman Is First Heart Transplant Recipient To Undergo New ProcedureAn innovative "balloon delivery" method did the trick for a Metro Detroit heart patient.
Know Your Risk For Sudden Cardiac ArrestOctober is Sudden Cardiac Awareness Month.
Officials: All Michigan Newborns To Get Heart TestAll newborns in Michigan will be screened for critical congenital heart disease starting next year.
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?
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."
Health Experts Say Hunters At Risk For Heart AttackFirearms deer hunting season is here, and experts say you'd better be in good shape if you're heading into the woods.
Henry Ford Hospital Seeks Heart Patients For StudyHenry 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.
"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.
U-M Cardiovascular Center Performs 500th Heart Device ImplantLast month, retired high school teacher Darol Straub of Ann Arbor received a new heart device, the 500th device implanted by the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center.
Heart-To-Heart: Stay Healthy, Fight Disease With Annual CheckupBecause February is Heart Health month, WWJ's Kathryn Larson is fighting heart disease as she takes us along to the cardiologist's office for her annual checkup.