CPR Help as Near as Your Phone

When cardiac arrest occurs, bystanders can dial for instruction and save lives, study finds


Many Heart Bypass Patients Don't Take Needed Meds

Cardiologist says they need to understand surgery not a 'cure' for their disease


New Guidelines Recommend Inpatient Rehab After Stroke

American Heart Association and American Stroke Association say this helps patients more than a nursing home


No Statins Before Heart Surgery, Study Suggests

They don't prevent complications and may cause kidney damage, researchers report


Seniors: Pump Iron, Live Longer

Twice-weekly strength training cut risk of dying during 15-year study


Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: Study

Small review finds high schoolers as young as 14 have had boyfriends who control their reproductive choices