Heart Health

10 lifestyle tips for cardiovascular health

10 lifestyle tips for cardiovascular health

Everyday decisions are important to cardiovascular health. Now is a good time to give yourself the gift of lifestyle changes that will benefit you through...
Just a few steps you can have healthy heart and kidneys

Just a few steps you can have healthy heart and kidneys

Taking care of your heart may also help your kidneys, a recent study suggests. The researchers looked at more than 14,800 adults, between the ages...
Whole grain diet could reduce heart disease risk

Whole grain diet could reduce heart disease risk

In a recent study, scientists conducted a large study on whole grains and concluded that a diet rich in whole grains may significantly lower...
High BMI and blood pressure create a heavy heart

High BMI and blood pressure create a heavy heart

In a new study, researchers reveal the direct damage that carrying extra weight has on the heart's weight and size, and implicate a range...
Women have heart attacks too

Women have heart attacks too, but their symptoms are often dismissed as something else

Heart attacks claim the lives of 3.3 million women every year, and many women die from other heart-related conditions. In the United States, nearly 290,000...
Moderate exercise may be beneficial for HCM patients

Moderate exercise may be beneficial for HCM patients

As one of the most common causes of sudden cardiac death in young people, a diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy can push patients into sedentary...
Saturated fat, regardless of type, linked with increased heart disease risk

Saturated fat, regardless of type, linked with increased heart disease risk

A study published in the British Medical Journal revealed findings that, at first glance, are not that surprising: Saturated fat in the diet is...
Heart care

How cholesterols make heart attacks happen early

Men under 45 years old and women under 50 years old who suffer a heart attack are far more likely to have abnormally low...
Why heart attacks can happen to anyone

Why heart attacks can happen to anyone

Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States, killing nearly 610,000 people every year. That is one out of every...
Drinking coffee linked to lower risk of heart failure and stroke

Drinking coffee linked to lower risk of heart failure and stroke

Drinking coffee may be associated with a decreased risk of developing heart failure or having stroke, according to latest research. Researchers used machine learning to...