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Your walking pace may impact your heart failure risk

In a new study from Brown University, researchers found older women who reported a faster walking pace had a lower risk of developing heart...

Scientists find a better way to predict heart disease

In a new study from the University of Utah, researchers found that artificial intelligence could lead to better ways to predict the onset and...

TV watching linked to fatal blood clots, study finds

In a new study from the University of Bristol, researchers found that watching TV for four hours a day or more is linked to...

Does marijuana cause strokes and heart attacks?

Cannabis, also known as marijuana among other names, is a psychoactive drug from the Cannabis plant. Native to Central and South Asia, the cannabis plant has been used as a drug for both recreational and entheogenic purposes...

A healthy thyroid can be key to a healthy heart

Make a list of the ABCs of heart health, from arrhythmia to Zumba classes, and you might not think to include a T –...

Calcium: Important not just for your bones but also for your heart

In a new study from Osaka University, researchers found a previously unknown gene mutation that can cause an incurable heart condition called dilated cardiomyopathy. This...

What is the best heart disease treatment?

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. Some people don’t have symptoms until they have chest pain or a heart...

What heart and stroke patients need to know about COVID-19 in 2022

Two years into the pandemic, researchers have learned a lot about how COVID-19 affects people with heart disease and stroke survivors. But like the coronavirus...

Myocarditis: COVID-19 is a much bigger risk to the heart than vaccination

The heart has played a central role in COVID-19 since the beginning. Cardiovascular conditions are among the highest risk factors for hospitalization. A significant number...

Less than 1 in 5 adults with type 2 diabetes in the U.S. have...

In a new statement from AHA, researchers found fewer than 1 in 5 adults with Type 2 diabetes in the U.S. are meeting targets...