Doctors Rule Menstrual Cramps Can Be As Painful As Heart AttacksDysmenorrhea, better known as cramps, is a painful menstruation that can be severe enough to interrupt the daily routine of one in five women
KMOX Profiles: "Go Red For Women" ft. Rachel Seibert & Deborah GrandisonThe “Go Red For Women” campaign on February 2nd promotes awareness about cardiovascular disease in women thanks to the American Heart Association. Carol Daniel profiles two women who have survived and are thriving.
Physicals Key to Finding Heart Attack Risks, Doctor SaysA local cardiologist says there's a lot to be learned from getting an annual physical
SLU Professor Dies of Heart AttackDr. Norman White died of a heart attack at his home in Belleville Dec 6th at the age of 64.
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.