Heart Failure

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Students, Staff Grieving After Sudden Death Of Rugby Coach

Students and staff at a Minnetonka school are grieving after the sudden death of a 21-year-old volunteer rugby coach, Kody Henslee. Henslee collapsed during practice Tuesday night at the Minnetonka High School gym.

04/10/2014

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Study: 8 Million Americans Could Have Heart Disease By 2030

In today’s Health Watch, heart failure is going to become a much bigger problem, and a bigger burden, on our health system in the coming years.

04/24/2013

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H.S. B-Ball Player Who Collapsed Recovering Closer To Home

A Perham High School basketball player who collapsed on court during a game is now continuing his recovery closer to home.

04/04/2011

Fennville High School basketball team members listen to the National Anthem before playing their MHSAA Boys Class C Basketball tournament game against Lawrence High School after the sudden death of their teammate Wes Leonard March 7, 2011 in Holland, Michigan. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Good Question: Should Young Athletes’ Hearts Be Screened?

When 16-year-old Wed Leonard suddenly died right after hitting the winning shot in his Michigan high school basketball game, doctors say he had an enlarged heart.

03/08/2011

Medtronic, building, generic

Studies: Drug, Device Help Treat Heart Failure

Millions of people with mild or moderate heart failure got good news Sunday, with studies showing a Pfizer drug and a device from Medtronic can boost survival and cut trips to the hospital by patients having trouble breathing.

11/14/2010

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