'A Medical Level Effect': Twin Cities Company Introduces A Healthier Alternative To Reducing Bad CholesterolHeart disease continues to be the leading cause of death for Americans. That's why a Twin Cities company is promoting a new approach to reduce our cardiac risks.
'We Just Aren't Sure Which Way To Go': FDA IDs Dog Foods Possibly Linked With Fatal Heart DiseaseWCCO's Christine Cordero first reported on the issue last October, and earlier this year the FDA confirmed grain-free dog food has contributed to the death of hundreds of dogs.
Grain-Free Dog Food May Be To Blame For Hundreds Of Dogs' Deaths, FDA SaysTop veterinarians and the FDA are exploring a potential connection between grain-free dog food and a form of heart disease known as DCM.
WCCO Special Report: Grain-Free Dog Food Could Contribute To Heart DiseaseUniversity of Minnesota researchers want to know if a trendy type of dog food could be to blame for a potentially deadly problem.
Eating Cheese Won't Increase Risk Of Heart Problems, Study SaysResearchers say eating dairy products won’t increase your risk of developing heart problems later on in life.
ME Report: Tony Sparano Died Of Heart DiseaseMinnesota Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano died Sunday of heart disease, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.
WCCO's Frank Vascellaro Gets To The Heart Of The MatterDespite what we hear about diet and exercise, looking into our past is the best way to predict our future when it comes to heart disease.
Cancer Now No. 1 Killer In Minnesota, Ahead Of Heart DiseaseCancer is becoming the No. 1 killer in more and more states as deaths from heart disease have declined, new health statistics show.
Lonsdale Woman Crochets Hundreds Of Scarves For The HomelessElizabeth Sammons was born with a heart defect and in June, at the age of 31, she had a heart transplant. Sammons was out at Valley Park in St. Paul Saturday giving back.
Heart Transplant Survivor Works To Warm The HomelessElizabeth Sammons was born with a heart defect. In June at the age of 31 she had a heart transplant. Now, she spends her time helping the homeless by crocheting scarves to help them stay warm. Elizabeth Sammons has spent countless hours crocheting scarves for the homeless.
WCCO Women Strike A Pose For Heart HealthNew York fashion week is wrapping up, and now it's our turn. The Minnesota Red Dress Collection is an annual fashion show that pairs locally-designed red dresses with celebrity models to raise awareness of heart disease in women.
WCCO Women Take To The Runway For 'Go Red For Women'Heart disease among women is more deadly than all forms of cancer. That’s a big reason why Go Red for Women has turned into a national movement.
U Of M Invents Device For Early Detection Of Serious Illness A new sensing device invented at the University of Minnesota could revolutionize the way doctors detect serious illnesses, like cancer and heart disease. The hand-held device, known as z-Lab, makes the process so simple; a patient could someday have the tests done during a routine checkup and have the results in 15 minutes.
30 Years On, Apollonia Kotero Looks Back At ‘Purple Rain’It's been 30 years since "Purple Rain" graced movie screens in theaters across the country. The film launched Minnesota's own Prince into the national spotlight, and introduced the world to his co-star Apollonia Kotero.
Heart Disease Signs, Symptoms Women Should Know Each year, more women than men die from heart disease. In fact, heart disease is the number one cause of death of women. That's why more time and attention is being given to prevention and awareness.