Tag: USA

Obamacare health insurance expansion linked to fewer cardiac arrests

A sudden catastrophic loss of heart function, or cardiac arrest, occurred significantly less among adults who acquired health insurance via the Affordable Care Act...

Intensive blood pressure control could prevent 100,000 deaths each year

Researchers have projected that aggressively lowering blood pressure could help prevent more than 100,000 deaths in the USA each year. “The public health impact of...

Northwestern Memorial Hospital ranked best in USA for heart attack, stroke...

Northwestern Memorial Hospital has been ranked best in the USA for survival of patients suffering heart failure, and second for survival of patients with...