You’ve Gotta Have HeartLatest News

You’ve Gotta Have Heart

Taking steps to protect your ticker Let’s get to the heart of the matter. The heart is one of the…

The Heart’s Hidden RisksLatest News

The Heart’s Hidden Risks

Are you aware of these lesser-known factors for cardiovascular disease? Most of us know the drill when it comes to…

Hope for HeartsLatest News

Hope for Hearts

Major innovations in cardiac treatment happening right here in Chicago There are some fields of medicine where advancement is happening…

Outpatient SurgeryBusiness of Healthcare

Outpatient Surgery

Ambulatory care centers can cost less, offering an alternative for low-risk patients When faced with an upcoming surgery, you might…

Healing Heart and SoulFeatures

Healing Heart and Soul

Many patients with cardiac disease also suffer from depression When people used to ask Jang Jaswal, 61, what he did…

Mind Your MedsFeatures

Mind Your Meds

Not taking heart medications can lead to serious effects You go to your doctor, receive a prescription and never get…

Peanut Free NationFamily Health

Peanut Free Nation

The rise of food allergies and what researchers are doing to prevent them When I was in grade school, there…

Myth vs FactBriefs

Myth vs Fact

We asked leading Chicago doctors to weigh in on these common health conceptions Myth or Fact? Soy is harmful to…

Are Pap Tests Becoming  Obsolete?Briefs

Are Pap Tests Becoming Obsolete?

Since 2012, gynecologists have asked women to schedule a Pap smear every three years, instead of annually. But is it…

Music in the O.R.Briefs

Music in the O.R.

While you’re lying sedated on the operating room table, your surgeon may be rocking out. Music is played in the…