of someone living, surviving an event, chances go up dramatically," said Dr. Keith Churchwell, with the American Heart Association and Vanderbilt University Medical Center. "If you don't start CPR, if you wait for EMS to arrive, your
being painted red. The red dye is animal-safe and can be easily washed out. All the money raised went to the American Heart Association . Copyright 2014 WSMV (Meredith Cor poration). All rights reserved.
Vanderbilt to help raise awareness about heart disease Saturday morning. The walk is the biggest fundraiser for the American Heart Association . Tennessee has the 7th worst rate of death from cardiovascular disease in the U.S. Hundreds of survivors
Walk at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital on Saturday. The event raised more than $85,000 to benefit the American Heart Association . The AHA will use that money to fund research to fight heart disease and stroke, and improve health programs
the emergency room, she had a quadruple bypass. Adams said she's one of the lucky ones. According to the American Heart Association , heart disease is the No. 1 killer of woman. "If you are having any chest pain, back pain, your arm does
fiancée, Mary Davis, in a statement. Travis was diagnosed with viral cardiomyopathy, a serious disease the American Heart Association says causes the heart muscle to become inflamed and weakened. Days later, he suffered a stroke and underwent
turkey and hams, are better options than regular lunch meat." Along with the sandwich, the snacks. The American Heart Association suggests these options instead of chips: Unsalted sunflower seeds Whole-grain crackers Fat-free or low
asks for prayers and support. Travis is receiving treatment for viral cardiomyopathy, a serious disease the American Heart Association says causes the heart muscle to become inflamed and weakened. As the disease worsens, it can lead to heart
Michael. Williams added his older son, Bryan, was able to save Michael's life by taking a CPR course with the American Heart Association . Copyright 2013 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.