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Congestive Heart Failure

Queen Latifah Urges More Americans To ‘Rise Above Heart Failure’

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.14.2016 | Black Voices

Addressing health issues in America is something that is near and dear to Queen Latifah’s heart. For the second consecutive year, Latifah and her mo...

Treating High Blood Pressure and Sleep Apnea While You Sleep

B. Gail Demko, DMD | Posted 08.12.2015 | Healthy Living
B. Gail Demko, DMD

Fatigue, daytime sleepiness and moodiness are all well-known side effects of a bad night's sleep -- but many of my patients don't realize that serious sleep problems can affect not only mood and energy levels, but physical health, as well.

Heart Transplants for Mom, Son Give Kurtyka Family Much to Be Thankful for This Holiday Season

Nancy Brown | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Diane Kurtyka considers herself fortunate to have such a close-knit family. Counting kids, spouses and grandkids, there are 12 of them, and they live ...

An Effective Alternative To CPAP For OSA

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

What's most important is finding the right treatment and sticking with it. Sleep apnea is a serious health condition. Fortunately, treatments used correctly -- whether CPAP or oral appliance -- can significantly improve your sleep and your general health.

Take It From Tony: Investing in NIH Research Saves Lives

Nancy Brown | Posted 11.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Research has long been a major priority of the American Heart Association. Our organization has invested upwards of $3.5 billion into research, more than any organization outside the federal government.

The Condition That Killed Elizabeth Taylor

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor passed away this morning at the age of 79 from congestive heart failure. Taylor disclosed she had heart failure ...