Study Finds Heart Stents Not Effective as BelievedLast week's big British study questioning the effectiveness of stents has some local cardiologists talking.
Tom Petty's Death Raises Heart Attack AwarenessThe sudden death of Tom Petty from cardiac arrest prompts new attention to heart attack symptoms.
Anti-Inflammatory Drug Shows Promise in Preventing Heart DiseaseScientists have discovered a drug that reduces inflammation successfully prevented heart attacks and strokes.
Shingles Could Raise Risk of Heart Attack, StrokeNew research on the association between shingles and cardiovascular risk suggests shingles may raise your risk of heart attack and stroke.
Study Finds Connection Between Painkillers and Heart AttacksA new study finds high doses of over the counter painkillers are bad for your heart.
National Trans Fats Ban Could Decrease Heart AttacksNext year, restaurant foods made with trans fats will be banned nationwide.
Study: Certain Hospitals Impact Lifespan of Heart Attack PatientsA new study finds going to the right hospital for a heart attack could add a year to your life.
Study Finds Irregular Heartbeats Linked to Several Health RisksA new study finds irregular heartbeats may be tied to a higher risk of heart attack, heart failure, kidney disease and sudden death.
STUDY: Heart Attacks Can Be Silent and DeadlyThe question becomes: So if there are no symptoms, what should we be looking for?
Metro-East Man Dies In Arkansas JailSheriff says Jeffrey Slaby of O'Fallon Ill. likely died of heart attack
Study: Heart Attack Victims Are Getting Younger, HeavierSLU Care cardiologist Dr. Michael Lim at SSM Health SLU Hospital explained that means people need to start being active now.
Go Red For Women Day, Preventing Heart DiseaseOne in three women die of heart disease and stroke, cardiac surgeon Dr. Richard Lee at SSM Health SLU Hospital says it's 80 percent preventable.