New heart villain seen

By Steve Sternberg, USA TODAY Two leading research groups independently reported today that lowering blood levels of a protein that promotes artery inflammation is just as important as reducing bad cholesterol for preventing heart attacks and strokes. Their...

No More Knife Guys

By Kelly Griffin, November & December 2004 AARP Magazine Too many heart patients are on a conveyor belt to the OR—but there’s a better way to heal At the age of 45, Ken Goldwyn learned that three of his coronary arteries were partly blocked. As Goldwyn lay on a...