What the American Heart Association’s Updated Guidelines for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Management of High Blood Pressure Means for You

Earlier this week, the American Heart Association released updated guidelines around detecting and managing high blood pressure, or hypertension. Hypertension is a major contributor to heart disease and stroke, and is absolutely preventable, but it’s called the silent killer for a reason. Because people don’t always experience acute symptoms that would lead …

Chicago Inno: Meet the Blackhawks Team Doctor Who’s Launching a Healthcare Startup in Chicago

The Chicago Blackhawks have a team of 14 people on its medical staff, including professionals in internal medicine, orthopedics, mental health, and nutrition. (The Hawks also have three on-staff dentists because, you know, hockey). The team takes a well-rounded approach to player health–from diet to strength training to recovery and everything …