Stories with tag: "Stroke"

Patient Stories

Carson’s Story

Teen back on the football field two months after life-threatening stroke

Dr. Joshua Murphy and patient Carson Cathey
Heart Health

Can Stress Cause a Heart Attack?

An expert explains how much can stress affect heart health

stress on heart
Heart Health

All About Cholesterol

It’s important to get a cholesterol test at least every five years

Cholesterol Facts
Patient Stories

Janet's Story

Close call leads to second chance

Rush News Article

Rush Oak Park Hospital Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Rush News Article
Heart Health

South Asian-Americans at Higher Risk for Heart Disease and Stroke

Poor diet habits, lack of exercise contribute to higher risk for South Asians

Rush News Article
Heart Health

What Is Lipoprotein(a)?

One in five Americans has an elevated level of lipoprotein(a), or Lp(a), which can lead to blood clots and stroke

Heart Health

Meet Bad Cholesterol's Trouble-Making Sidekick

There's more to cholesterol levels than HDL and LDL: Meet lipoprotein(a), or Lp(a)

Heart Health

Women and PAD

Why it's essential for women to learn about peripheral artery disease (PAD) and its symptoms

Men’s Health

How Gender Affects Health

When it comes to health, women and men aren't equal