Heart Health

Allergen in red meat linked to heart disease

Allergen in red meat linked to heart disease

A team of researchers says it has linked sensitivity to an allergen in red meat to the buildup of plaque in the arteries of...
People unable to work after heart attack face depression and financial hardship

People unable to work after heart attack face depression and financial hardship

More people than ever are able to resume working after a heart attack, but those working less or unable to work reported lower quality...
Genetic roots of a common heart rhythm disorder

Genetic roots of a common heart rhythm disorder

Patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), a condition causing a rapid, irregular heart rate that can increase the risk of stroke, could use some new...
Mediterranean diet with lean meat may reduce heart disease risk

Mediterranean diet with lean meat may reduce heart disease risk

Adopting a Mediterranean-style eating pattern improves heart health, with or without reducing red meat intake, if the red meat consumed is lean and unprocessed,...
Why marriage is so important to your health

Why marriage is so important to your health

The royal wedding is done. Now the royal marriage starts. We wish Harry and Megan will live happily ever after. Seriously, marriage is very important...
Erectile dysfunction means increased risk for heart disease

Erectile dysfunction means increased risk for heart disease

Erectile dysfunction (ED) indicates greater cardiovascular risk, regardless of other risk factors, such as cholesterol, smoking and high blood pressure, according new research. The study...
A vegetarian diet could lower risk of heart disease

A vegetarian diet could lower risk of heart disease, obesity and diabetes

Eating a vegetarian or primarily plant-based diet is associated with a variety of health benefits. But simply being vegetarian is not enough to reap those...
Mango helps improve the heart and gut health in women

Mango helps improve the heart and gut health in women

A new study conducted at the University of California, Davis found that two cups of mangos a day had beneficial effects on systolic blood...
Lung drug may cut damage after heart attack

Lung drug may cut damage after heart attack

After a heart attack, a type of immune cell tries to heal the injured organ, but instead triggers inflammation that leads to even more...
Drinking beetroot juice can benefit people with heart failure

Drinking beetroot juice can benefit people with heart failure

Although its taste is not liked by everyone, beetroot juice has been shown to have many health benefits. One big health benefit is protecting the...