Did NFL Defensive End Gaines Adams Have Sleep Apnea?

Sadly, the Chicago Bears defensive end Gaines Adams died of a cardiac arrest during sleep early this morning. Preliminary reports state that he had an enlarged heart. He was only 26 years old. There are many reasons for an enlarged heart but one major risk factor Adams had was his build. He was 6' 5" […]

Solutions For Your Biggest Holiday Health Risk

According to a study that looked at 53 million U.S. death certificates issued from 1973 to 2001, researchers found a significant overall increase (5%) in heart related deaths during the winter holiday season, with the highest number of cardiac deaths occurring on December 25, the second highest on December 26, and the third highest on […]