Study Shows Breast Cancer Treatment Could Increase Heart Disease Risk A local cardiologist says he's well aware of a new report from the American Heart Association warning about potential side effects of a growing number of breast cancer treatments.
1 Cigarette Per Day Still Raises Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsBritish researchers say that even smoking just one cigarette per day still has a significant impact on a person's risk for developing heart disease or having a stroke.
Eating Cheese Daily May Be Good For You, Study FindsResearchers have found that eating cheese every day is potentially good for your health and may decrease your chance of developing heart disease.
American Heart Association Redefines High Blood PressureThe American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology are redefining high blood pressure.
Study: Heart Disease Linked to How Fast You WalkResearchers in England are warning that people who like to move at a slower pace may be at greater risk for heart problems.
Anti-Inflammatory Drug Shows Promise in Preventing Heart DiseaseScientists have discovered a drug that reduces inflammation successfully prevented heart attacks and strokes.
Too Much Standing Linked To Heart Disease, Study SaysThe percentage of workers who stood all day and suffered heart disease was more than twice as high as those who mostly sat.
SLU Pediatric Surgeon Says Billy Kimmel's Future is BrightA local pediatric cardiac specialist says he has treated a moderate number of babies with the same heart condition as comedian Jimmy Kimmel's newborn son.
Mo. and Ill. Among Top States for Heart DiseaseAccording to the Centers for Disease Control, Missouri and Illinois have some big problems with cardio vascular health.
Working Overnight, Rotating Shifts Increase Risk of Heart DiseaseA local cardiologist says the good news is the risk returns to normal after you stop working the night shift.
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.
New Study Finds Twitter Can Predict Heart Disease RatesSLU Care’s Dr. Michael Lim says it was predicted better than some of the traditional tests.