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Heart Health

A Sports Cardiologist’s Guide to Running

Tips from a heart specialist and lifelong runner

Running tips
Heart Health

Bob's Story

Avid outdoorsman is active again after minimally invasive mitral valve procedure

Bob Swartz
Patient Stories

Donna’s Story

When Donna felt her heart might pop out of her chest, electrophysiologist Edward Lipman helped find the solution that was right for her

Donna Hensel and her husband
Heart Health

Managing Atrial Fibrillation

Edward Lipman, MD, electrophysiologist with Rush Copley Cardiovascular, explains what atrial fibrillation is, why it needs to be managed and how it can be treated.

Atrial Fibrillation
Heart Health

Stress Poses Heart Health Dangers For Women

Don't ignore the symptoms, including fatigue, weight gain

Stressed woman
Cancer

Bequest to RUSH Will Support Cardiovascular and Breast Cancer Research

Decades of care at Rush University Medical Center led one woman to leave a $100,000 bequest in honor of her family.

Frances Pass
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

RUSH Earns Top Ratings From Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Three-star rating distinguishes RUSH cardiac and thoracic surgery programs as among the best in the nation

RUSH STS Scores
Heart Health

Preventing and Treating Varicose Veins

Basharat Muneer, MD, a cardiologist with Rush Copley Cardiovascular, discusses tips on preventing varicose veins and minimally invasive treatment options.

Heart Health

Rush Copley Cardiac Specialist Puts Heart Rhythms Back On Pace

Rush Copley offers comprehensive heart care, including cardiac ablation, a minimally invasive procedure for treating atrial fibrillation.

Edward Lipman, MD
Heart Health

Safe Snow Shoveling

Cardiologist Nada Shaban, MD, explains how shoveling snow can strain your heart