Heart Health

Windy City Live: Heart Health

By Healthy Driven Chicago

Dr. Michelle Meziere and Wendy Murphy from Edward-Elmhurst Health appeared on a recent episode of Windy City Live on ABC7 to answer common questions about ...

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Your Heart’s Rhythm: Treatments to Stay on Beat

By Dr. Cash Casey

The heart beats automatically and usually runs smoothly, efficiently and accurately. But sometimes it can short-circuit leading to an abnormal heartbeat.

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Five Cardiac Risk Factors You Need to Know

By Dr. Mark Goodwin

People tend to think if they're feeling good, they must be in good health. But the truth is, you can feel great and still be ...

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New Technology Improves Heart Disease Screenings & Treatment

By Dr. Bryan Foy

Advances in technology are allowing more patients with heart disease to undergo successful treatment. These new devices and procedures make it possible to treat more ...

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Surgical Weight Loss Options

By Dr. Mark Choh

In the most severe cases, obesity actually becomes a physiologic disease where the body changes. In these cases, surgery may be the best option for ...

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Five Tips to Lose Weight This Year

By Dr. Omar Shamsi

There’s no magic pill to help you lose weight. But by making long-term lifestyle changes, you can be successful.

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Six Successful Diet Strategies

By Aileen Waldschmidt

If you’ve ever considered dieting, you know just how confusing it can be with all the conflicting advice. But it doesn’t have to be so ...

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Is Your Teen Depressed?

By Dr. Janice Kowalski

Teenage angst is a thing. But sometimes it’s more serious than occasional moodiness.

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Getting Help for Depression

By Dr. Walter Whang

Depression affects all aspects of a person’s life making it difficult to function normally and accomplish everyday tasks.

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