Articles for Tag: "Advocate Heart Institute"

Tired? Try this instead of caffeine  Featured
Tired? Try this instead of caffeine
The next time you reach for a cup of coffee or a can of soda, consider this surprisingly effective alternative.
This heart disorder is often a hidden health risk 
This heart disorder is often a hidden health risk
Many people with cardiomyopathy, a heart muscle disorder that causes stiffness and weakness, may not experience symptoms.
What’s the difference between a heart attack, cardiac arrest and heart failure?  Featured
What’s the difference between a heart attack, cardiac arrest and heart failure?
There are numerous ways your heart can give out. A specialist explains.
Can your smartwatch save your life? 
Can your smartwatch save your life?
Nearly half of all Americans have some type of cardiovascular disease. But some people may not even be aware that their hearts are at risk.
Heart-to-heart talk, LVAD procedure help patient get back on his feet 
Heart-to-heart talk, LVAD procedure help patient get back on his feet
Patient Mike Pawlak’s heart was failing when he went to visit Dr. Greg Macaluso and the heart transplant team at Advocate Christ Medical Center.
What you need to know about shoveling snow 
What you need to know about shoveling snow
A cardiologist offers six tips to stay safe while performing this strenuous activity.
This is one of the most dangerous things that could be in your home 
This is one of the most dangerous things that could be in your home
You won’t see it, hear it or smell it.