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Dos ataques cerebrales, con 19 años de diferencia, y un diagnóstico de cáncer

Por AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

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Belinda De la Rosa iba camino a una cita con un médico porque pensaba que tenía codo de tenista. Llevaba días con un dolor persistente en el brazo izquierdo.

Iba pasando por un hospital ese día en 1997 cuando el dolor se convirtió en […]

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Screening young athletes for heart disease

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The NCAA is moving forward with developing guidelines to detect college athletes at risk for sudden cardiac death — an issue that recently riled university team physicians and is seeping into state legislatures, where lawmakers are pushing for mandated heart screenings for high school athletes.

But […]

Recent study adds weight to the low-carb vs. low-fat debate

 James Driscoll described himself 14 years ago as “happily married – and fat.”

At 212 pounds, the now 48-year-old from Austin, Texas, wasn’t healthy and he wasn’t happy with the way he looked. He kick started his weight-loss journey with a daily exercise routine and a popular low-carbohydrate diet. He […]

American Heart Association seeks new audiences to fight heart diseases and stroke

The American Heart Association is reaching out to new audiences, including the hip festival of music and film, South by Southwest, one of the largest and most influential gatherings in the country.

AHA CEO Nancy Brown is making a bid to be a presenter at the gathering March 13-22, with […]

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Get your Heart in the Game!

I love October. Not for the cooler weather, the changing leaves or the costume parties– I love October for the baseball! The most exciting weeks of the nation’s past-time begin as the 2012 MLB post season kicks off today!

I come from a family of baseball fanatics. The kind that […]