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Screening for the prevention of CAD in young people Spring Break 2015.
 The Texas Heart Institute is screening middle school, high school and college students for the prevention of sudden cardiac death in young people.  Appointments are available during Spring Break, March 9–20. Learn more about this screening study


Texas Heart Institute and The University of Texas System renew affiliation agreement.
Texas Heart Institute and The University of Texas System renew affiliation agreement. 

Pastor heeded warning signs of stroke
The Rev. Kirbyjon Caldwell drove to the Texas Heart Institute. "At the risk of sounding like a preacher, the Lord impressed upon me, 'Go to the ER now.'" (image courtesy of the Houston Chronicle)

Pioneers of Regeneration
A look at the great minds, including THI's Dr. James T. Willerson and Dr. Doris Taylor, behind ground-breaking stem cell and regenerative medicine research across the TMC. (image courtesy TMC PULSE)

Clinical Trials
THI participates in a broad spectrum of clinical trials ranging from screening to treatment.

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Flickr:THI celebrates National Wear Red Day.

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Healthy Chef Challenge
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WomenHeart of Houston
THI is proud to sponsor WomenHeart Houston. 
Monthly meetings of the support group are free and open to all, regardless of where treatment is received. Next meeting is March 24.

Devices called sphygmographs were used to record a person's pulse.

Artist Dario Robleto gave sound to earliest written recordings of pulses and heartbeats. Dr. O. H. Frazier, surgeon and researcher, says the recordings “open up a new area to study.” Read in the New York Times.

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