8/10/15

Quick work gives heart attack patients a better chance to recover

One hour, maximum. That’s the goal. The national standard for people having a heart attack to receive life-saving treatment in the cardiac catheterization lab should be no more than one hour after arriving at the Emergency Department.

7/13/15

Physician explains how to get those much-needed ZZZs

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine says people who don’t get seven to nine hours of sleep per night are at risk for significant health problems, like obesity, heart disease and diabetes.

6/02/15

Aspirin can help prevent heart attack, but it's not for everybody

We’ve all heard the saying “an apple a day keeps the doctor away,” but can “an aspirin a day keep a heart attack at bay?” A Carle cardiologist says for those at risk for heart attack or stroke, aspirin is still one of the best medicines they can take.