Believe it or not, there is a time to not go out and be physically active for better health.
In treating deadly conditions such as diabetes or the risk for heart attack, does the glycemic index make a difference? In other words can foods that raise blood sugar levels less than others improve risk factors for heart disease and diabetes?
Dr. Michael Roizen with the Cleveland Clinic has advice, especially during the holidays, for healthy habits that allow people to longer and healthier.
Ainsley Pircher, 4, will need a series of surgeries between now and the age of 18 because she sufferes Pfeiffer Syndrome. The condition caused the bones in Ainsley's skull to fuse prematurely.
Covenant Health announced that Covenant Medical Center recently has received five stars for the quality of certain procedures in orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, gastrointestinal and appendectomy care from Healthgrades.
Normally we think of an obstruction in the heart as dangerous. But what if the coronary disease is not blocking blood flow? Is that dangerous?
Researchers have found a way to donate heart if the donor has recently died.
FAST is a way to remember the signs of stroke and get help fast.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Texas. The American Heart Association says following the "Simple 7" can lower your risk of heart attack
As you know, flu season is approaching. And with infectious diseases like Enterovirus and Ebola making headlines, doctors are expecting more traffic in emergency rooms from concerned patients.
A local cardiologist discusses the signs of heart disease.
A new device revolutionizing how doctors can treat heart disease and it's a Texas hospital that's leading the charge. Plus lots of events on the South Plains working to keep your family healthier. All of that in the Heartbeat for September 28th, 2014.
A rare condition may have taken away this Houston boy's eyesight but not his hope. Find out about his story in the heartbeat for September 21, 2014.
A little 7 year old girl diagnosed with ovarian cancer. A glimspe into the incredibly rare battle she's fighting in the Heartbeat for September 9, 2014.
Find out how one mother-daughter duo managed to save a man's life from 30,000 feet in the air in the Heartbeat for August 31, 2014.
How a Texas doctor miraculously beat a horrible disease. His story in the Heartbeat for August 24, 2014.
An experimental vaccine to prevent the mosquito-spread virus Chikungunya is showing promise.
Mike Williams depends on a device called a life vest and he'll tell you that it has saved his life.
In 2003, a boat accident left Melinda Spurgeon with little to no use of her left arm. Years later she was pregnant.
A group of doctors and nurses from Covenant Health System spent 10 days in June caring for people in the Philippines who would otherwise not get basic medical care.