risk factors

The Aspirin Paradox, Unraveled

November 9, 2010

Originally developed in 1897 as a painkiller, aspirin has become a valuable cardiology tool in the 21st century for preventing and treating cardiovascular disease. Because of the drug’s ability to reduce blood clotting, doctors commonly [Read more]

Videos: Heart Health & Risk

May 24, 2010

Last October, a group of Illinois legislators visited the University of Chicago Medical Center for two days of education and discussion about cardiovascular medicine and health care reform, part of a nationwide “Legislator in the Lab” [Read more]