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Several deaths prompted the National Basketball Players Association to offer heart screenings to former NBA players. About a dozen vets were screened in Dallas over the weekend.
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Celebrating World Stroke Day
‘Nancy’ artist shares his tale of beating stroke in words and drawings.
Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown's latest column
Model Katie May’s fatal stroke in February appears to have been caused by a chiropractic procedure to her neck.
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Amid major efforts to send people to Mars, new research suggests deep space travel may increase the risk of later dying from cardiovascular problems.
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Levels of digestive byproduct, TMAO, could help identify high-risk patients with PAD who need intensive treatment.
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Speaking at a school training session in Ohio, motivational speaker Dr. Stephen Sroka collapsed. An associate principal and two school police officers used CPR and a nearby AED to save his life.
Read Stephen Sroka’s story
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