American Heart Association
Why is it important to have a National Walkng Day? “Well, because there are a lot of couch potatoes around,” one woman said.
Stroke kills more women than men – it is the third leading cause of female death. But, according to the American Heart Association, less than half of women know the signs.
Are we a country that is relying too much on medications to help extend our lives? New guidelines recommend statin drugs for half the adult population.
One of the most widely prescribed and effective drugs in the war against heart disease is about to become even more popular, because of new recommendations by the nation’s cardiologists.
But whether the new tax ever gets final approval remains unclear.
There are definite advantages to keeping your salt intake under control.
And, experts say, the point is to do it briskly and repeatedly.
Most people don’t know that heart disease is the number one killer of women and high blood pressure left untreated increases the risk.
Angelo Cataldi donates $1580 to American Heart Association in honor of Richie Ashburn.
Pennsylvania’s scholastic athletic coaches have some homework, meeting the guidelines of a just-implemented law on preventing sudden cardiac arrest.
Doctors will get together Monday to share ideas on how to get people to drink less soda and other sugary drinks.
“In the center of the chest to the beat of “Stayin Alive”. That is the beat we need you to keep. Keep that beat until paramedics arrive.”
For decades, doctors have linked gum disease to heart disease, but now an expert panel says there is no proof that one causes the other.
Men and women from the area put on their red and tied up their sneakers to participate in the Red Dress Dash in Center City.
This is National Start Eating Healthy Day, a project of the American Heart Association that sails into a heavy wind: holiday partying.