On this West Virginia Morning, as an alternative to the indoor shopping extravaganza known as Black Friday, a movement called “hashtag opt outside” urges people to get closer to parks, trails, community areas and the joy of being outdoors on that particular day. Randy Yohe took full advantage of the Friday alternative, going on a Blackwater Falls State Park birding hike.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
For February, American Heart Month, health officials are reminding folks that there are ways to reduce their risk for heart attack, stroke and chronic heart illnesses.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A new report shows that West Virginia is one of five states with the highest death rates in the country. The leading cause is heart disease.In 2017,…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia has the highest rate of heart disease in the nation. But a new study has found eating healthy foods -- regardless of specific diet -- can…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A new study has found that for patients with heart disease, exercise may prevent or improve artery stiffening that is associated with heart failure.Heart…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Doctors at WVU Heart and Vascular Institute have implanted a permanent artificial heart pump into a Maryland man with a failing heart in the first surgery…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The Ohio Valley’s addiction crisis has brought another health problem, as rising numbers of needle drug users are contracting a serious form of heart…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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