CDC: Middle Age 'Ticking Time Bomb' For Heart TroubleDespite being largely preventable, heart attacks, strokes, heart failure and other cardiovascular-related conditions led to 2.2 million hospitalizations in 2016.
Multi-Gene Test May Find Risk Of Heart Disease And MoreYou know your cholesterol, your blood pressure... your heart gene score? Researchers say a new way of analyzing genetic test data may one day help identify people at high risk of a youthful heart attack in time to help.
Eating Cheese Won't Increase Risk Of Heart Problems, Study SaysResearchers say eating dairy products won’t increase your risk of developing heart problems later on in life.
Stem Cell Treatment Gives Hope For Infants Born With Heart DefectDoctors in Los Angeles are using stem cells to try to strengthen the hearts of children born with a life-threatening condition.
Bacon, Soda & Too Few Nuts Tied To Big Portion Of US DeathsGorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes and diabetes.
Young Women Not Immune From Heart Disease, No. 1 Killer Of Females In U.S.For many women, it’s the last thing on their minds. CBS 2's Irika Sargent reports.
Teacher Dies Of Heart Disease While At West Side SchoolJames Dasher, 58, collapsed while at work at Spencer Technology Academy, 214 N. Lavergne, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Missing Glencoe Man Died Of Cold ExposureThe body of the man — since identified as the 82-year-old Caplin — was found about 10 a.m. Saturday on the Edens Expressway near north suburban Northbrook, on Illinois Tollway property.
Elderly Blue Island Man Dies Of HypothermiaAn 80-year-old man from south suburban Blue Island who had dementia died of hypothermia Monday night after leaving his house, authorities said.
Northwest Suburban Man Is County’s 7th Cold-Related DeathA northwest suburban man who died Sunday is the seventh cold-related death of the season in Cook County.
Renowned Sun-Times Sportswriter Lacy J. Banks DiesThe Chicago Sun-Times is mourning the loss of a renowned sports writer Lacy J. Banks.
Palmer House Works To Raise Awareness Of Heart Disease In WomenFebruary is American Heart Month -- an attempt to focus the nation's attention on heart disease.