While some people are prone to heart disease despite healthy lifestyles, some others seem immune to the world’s leading cause of death – even if they smoke, don’t exercise or have high blood pressure or other proven health risks.
Even though Bill Roach was the oldest guy in his Chicago Fire Department EMT certification class in early 2002, the then-58-year-old healthcare attorney dove into volunteering on the busiest rig on the city’s tough west side.
It was shortly after Sept. 11. Roach wanted to do […]
The scientific teams that will lead a new American Heart Association-funded research network charged with unlocking some of the mysteries behind heart failure have been selected, the organization announced Friday.
Some researchers say heart failure, which affects nearly 6 million Americans, is as deadly as cancer. […]