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Heart condition made everyday activities difficult for local woman

A Bristol woman says she'll never forget the look of concern on her doctor's face when she learned her lungs were filled with blood.

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Kingsport woman has heart attack symptoms for a week

A Kingsport woman had signs of a heart attack for a week but didn't know the pain was actually being caused by her heart -- as we learned Wednesday, not…

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70-year-old continues to play basketball after a hole in her heart

A woman was 70 years old before she found out she had a hole in her heart, and just two weeks after a procedure she's back shooting hoops with her team.

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Woman has 'silent heart attack' during run

She works out for an hour a day, she eats right and doesn't smoke, but Sue Hopkins had a heart attack and didn't even know it.

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Woman survives two rare heart attacks

For this month's Live Red story, we spoke to a woman who suffered a rare heart attack twice.

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Heart surgery gives breath of life to Kingsport woman

When some people think about open heart surgery they think about blockage to the heart, but a different kind of heart surgery is helping a local woman live…

Local woman back to work after serious heart condition

Monday was 58-year-old Debbie Hurd's first day back at work as a medical technologist at Holston Valley Medical Center. She had to take a few sick days for…

Awareness of heart attack symptoms

While on vacation in Switzerland a Greene County woman thought she got a virus, but it turns out she had a heart attack.

Local woman undergoes procedure during live broadcast

A local woman is capturing the eyes and ears of doctors from across the country. She's using her own unique medical procedure to helping others.

Woman’s fainting spells end with help of technology

Every fifth of the month, we wear our red at News 5. It's part of our partnership with Wellmont Health System to keep you informed about the leading cause of…

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Doctors patch hole inside woman's heart

A local woman experienced fatigue and even had a mini-stroke before she learned she had a hole in heart the size of a dime.

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Simple HeartSHAPE test shows warning signs of heart disease

In less than five minutes, a simple test can give you a number that could help save your life.

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Heart disease common among diabetics

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, but did you know for diabetics it could be their heart that's most dangerous to them?

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Success is possible after heart failure diagnosis

Each 5th of the month News 5 partners with Wellmont Health System encouraging women to Live Red; this month hear the story of a local woman making strides…

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Woman shares story of heart health, post-surgery, four years later

Four years after surgery, Leslie Lee says she’s still working to keep her heart working.

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Woman Almost Misses Heart Problem

Many people don't think twice about shortness of breath. They tend to link it to other things like stress or even lack of physical activity.

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Heart Healthy In Her 80's

On the 5th of each month we bring you stories about women's heart heath. It's our partnership with Wellmont health system to Live Red for women. Click for video

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Heart Attack Reveals Other Heart Issues For Local Woman

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the US, that's why every fifth of the month we "live red" here at WCYB. It's our partnership with…

Calcium Scores Help Detect Heart Disease Early

On the fifth day of each month WCYB partners with Wellmont Health System to bring you all the facts about women's heart disease. Click for video

Woman Gets Rare Heart Tumor; Sucessfully Recovering

Millions of women die every year from heart disease. That's why we "Go Red" every fifth day of the month here at News 5 WCYB. It's our partnership with…


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