Limp Handshake? Study Claims You Could Be At Increased Risk Of DeathThe next time you visit the doctor, you might want to shake his or her hand.
Mouth Bacteria Indicator Of Heart DiseaseCould the bacteria in your mouth be associated with heart risk?
Study: Drinking Coffee Can Reduce Risk Of Heart AttackThe report found those who drank coffee had a lower risk of having calcium deposits in their coronoary arteries, which is one of the best predictors of heart disease.
The 5 Best Steps To Prevent Heart DiseaseAccording to a study which followed over 20,000 men in Sweden for 11 years, five factors had the greatest impact on health: diet, exercise, smoking, weight circumference, and alcohol consumption.
Cyclist Who Reportedly Suffered Heart Attack On Schuylkill Trail Now Searching For Person Who Helped Save HimThe incident reportedly happened on May 31st around 10 a.m. near the Miquon train station. At least one bystander saw the man fall from his bike and performed CPR while calling 911.
Learn To Communicate With Your DoctorNot all symptoms are as obvious as crushing chest pain with a heart attack. Listen to your body and speak to your doctor.
Area Residents Can Learn How To Keep Their Hearts Healthy In NE PhiladelphiaCardiologist Dr. Thomas Metkus says it's essential for people to understand what may be happening to them so they know what not to ignore.
Testosterone Therapy Not Without RisksNew research has raised concerns about the risk for heart attacks and strokes in some men who take testosterone.
High Blood Pressure In Teens May Indicate Trouble Down The RoadNew research finds that elevated blood pressure in the late teens helps predict the chances of heart disease later on.
Teen Fitness May Correlate With Adult Heart HealthThe exercise you do as an adolescent may actually reduce your heart attack risk in the future, unless you become obese.
Winter Weather Leads To Increase In Emergency Room VisitsBitter cold, snow and ice mean an increase in car crashes, falls, back injuries and occasionally heart attack from shoveling.
Stress Increases Risk Of Heart AttackStress is not necessarily a bad thing but how you respond to stress may be as bad for your heart as smoking.