Warner, CEO of UT Southwestern University Hospitals in Dallas, was taken to a local hospital where doctors inserted a stent to open a clogged artery. Warner is recovering and doing well, according to the Heart Association.
ANAHEIM, CA — New research suggests epicardial botulinum toxin injections may reduce the all-too-common complication of postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF), known to increase morbidity and affect 30% to 50% of patients after cardiac surgery. The researchers turned to the neurotoxin, which reduces the release of acetylcholine from nerve terminals, because […]
By Chioma Obinna Nigeria is on the verge of becoming a medical tourism destination of choice for all kinds of cardiovascular treatment if the effort by Nigerian Cardiology specialists at the First Cardiology Consultant Hospital Lagos is anything to go by. The hospital is being promoted by some returning Nigerian […]
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY – From Sacred Heart Academy: Senior Paige Michels of Rockville Centre, NY will star as the Snow Queen in Sacred Heart Academy’s production of The Nutcracker. Paige has participated in the annual performance in each of her four years at Sacred Heart, and also serves as choreographer […]
By Matt KoesterThe Register-Mail About this story: A few months ago, The Register-Mail was introduced to Tiffany Peterson, a Galesburg woman whose son was diagnosed with congenital heart defects before birth. Through Peterson, we met two other women who also have children with heart conditions. We talked to these “heart […]