The Iredell County Health Department plans to host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Wednesday at North Iredell High School (156 Raider Road, Olin)…
Florida Congresswoman-elect María Elvira Salazar said Thursday that she has tested positive for Covid-19 and will be unable to attend the congressional swearing-in ceremony at the US Capitol on Sunday.
Stress is another known risk factor for heart disease. A 2001 study found that pet ownership in conjunction with treatment with an ACE inhibitor did more to reduce stress-related blood pressure spikes than ACE inhibitor treatment alone. A 2007 study found that in people hospitalized for advanced heart failure, blood pressure and levels of certain stress hormones dropped after a 12-minute visit from a therapy dog.
The American College of Cardiology has recognized Lake Norman Regional Medical Center for its demonstrated expertise and commitment in treatin…
Lake Norman Regional Medical Center is urging our local community to seek emergency care when needed — without delay. If you experience a medi…
Messing with our circadian rhythm, the internal sleep clock that tells us when it's time to sleep and rise, has been linked to hypertension, insulin resistance, diabetes and, most recently, the risk of having a heart attack or heart disease.
Wylie, the honorary chairman and ambassador for a third time at Greensboro's U.S. Figure Skating Championships, suffered sudden cardiac arrest in 2015.
A daily low-dose aspirin is recommended for people who have already had a heart attack or stroke and for those diagnosed with heart disease. But for the otherwise healthy, that advice has been overturned.
For as long as I can remember, people have asked me, “Are you Dr. Kirkman’s daughter?”
Most drivers get a sinking feeling when their cars clunk into crater-like potholes. But one pothole did a passenger a favor when the ambulance he was in struck it, according to first responders.
Although heart disease remains the leading cause of death in the United States, chances of dying of a heart attack are now at a "historic low" of 12 percent. That's down by more than a third since 1995, according to a new Yale study that analyzed two decades of data on about 4.4 million Medicare patients hospitalized with heart attacks, including deaths within 30 days of heart attacks.
Peek into any U.S. hospital's baby ICU, and you'll see sick and premature newborns covered in wired monitors that tear at fragile skin and make it hard for parents to cuddle their kids. Now researchers have created tiny skin-like wireless sensors that may finally cut those cords.
“You look beautiful in your red,” said Mitzie McCurdy, director of community outreach at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center as she welcomed the crowd all decked out in their red on Feb. 15 for the annual Go Red for Women Healthy Hearts Luncheon.
February is Heart Health Month and on Feb. 15, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center will sponsor a Go Red for Women Healthy Hearts Luncheon in the hospital’s Community Rooms A and B. Those interested in attending can reserve a seat by Feb. 14 by calling 888-99-LNRMC (56762).
February is a month filled with hearts, thanks to Valentine's Day. But February is also the month we recognize the hearts that work hard every day to keep us all alive. American Heart Month is designed to raise awareness about heart disease and promote heart-healthy lifestyles.
Timothy Will had a busy week planned.
Her husband, Andrew Goette, went into cardiac arrest due to an abnormal heart rhythm, doctors said.
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke is linked to lung disease decades later, according to a study published Thursday by the American Cancer Society.
"Don't resuscitate this patient; he has a living will," the nurse told the doctor, Monica Williams-Murphy, handing her a document.