St. Luke's heart doctors are some of the most trusted resources in the St. Louis area. We have a fully trained, expert staff with special knowledge in cardiothoracic surgery, heart disease prevention, and heart care and wellness. It's important to know how to stay healthy, and to make an appointment at the first sign of heart issues. Learn more about important heart issues in the news stories below.
Father and son surgeons take work to heart
Learn the facts of heart disease
Younger women with heart disease hit especially hard by stress
Women with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy often underdiagnosed
Younger Women with Diabetes at Higher Risk for Heart Disease
Women with Heart Disease at Higher Risk for Dementia
Women need to make their own heart health a priority
SCAD poses threat to women's health
Study finds increased stroke risk in women with high consumption of trans fats
Managing cholesterol is important in order to prevent heart disease
Differences exist in the likelihood of symptoms and the treatment of atrial fibrillation in women
Study finds smoking more harmful to women's hearts
Women need to take steps to control high blood pressure
One way to a healthy heart: Moderate amounts of dark chocolate
Treatment for atrial fibrillation
Heart-healthy benefits of "good carbs"
New research is a reminder for women to take coronary artery disease seriously
Heart attack or indigestion?
Women experiencing heart attack symptoms should call 911 first