More than 300,000 people in the United States are diagnosed every year with blockages in the carotid arteries. Now, doctors are testing out a new, less invasive surgery to clear blocked arteries, and save patients from strokes.
The actor best known as Fonzie, the king of ’50s biker cool, ended up taking a somewhat Jerry Lewis-like spill from WCCO’s morning news set Friday.
Could all those warnings about too much salt be wrong? That’s the question what one independent researcher is raising in a New York Times op-ed piece.
“Maxed out on the medications,” is how Bill Ezzell describes his struggle with blood pressure. It’s dangerously high even though the North Carolina man swallows six different drugs a day.
Children today spend more time than ever in front of a screen and, as new study shows, it can damage their health down the road.