American Heart Association

TeleStroke units improve stroke care in underserved areas

Using telecommunications to connect stroke experts to stroke patients in rural areas continued to improve and sustain stroke care, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke.

This is the largest and longest evaluation of telemedicine for stroke and took place in rural Bavaria, Germany.

With the tele-medical […]

Staying alive means staying happy, study shows

The song “Don’t worry be happy” may mean more for your heart health than musician Bobby McFerrin probably ever realized.

New research published Tuesday in the American Heart Association journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes suggests that people with heart disease are more likely to exercise — and therefore live longer […]