There are many advantages to a low-fat, heart-healthy diet: it is great for the heart and can help fight diabetes and in addition to that it can also ward off kidney disease.
Back in November of 2013, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association got together and released new recommendations to guide cholesterol treatment through the use of statins.
Indulging your chocolate cravings could turn out to be a good thing.
The Mediterranean Diet is modeled after those who live on the Mediterranean who are known for living long, healthy lives.
Most of us spend way too much of our time worrying. We actually could be hurting our health by worrying about our health.
The research, from the University of California – Davis, looked at 85 healthy patients of both sexes between the ages of 18 and 40.
We hear lots of talk about the best diets to prevent heart disease: Here are some tips.
Research found there is a high level of naturally occurring antioxidants in blueberries. The goal is to fight metabolic syndrome.
Children exposed to smoking may have a higher risk of heart disease later in life.
Some experts are suggesting that increased waist circumference should be added to heart risk assessment tools, like cigarette smoking and high cholesterol.
Metabolic syndrome is an indicator of high risk for diabetes and heart disease, so it’s important you know the 5 warning signs.
The study looked at over 2,300 women and 1,100 men and found that not only is stress associated with heart attack, but women who suffer a higher rate of stress after heart attack had a more difficult time recovering than men.
Friday February 6th is National Wear Red Day to raise awareness about women and heart disease, which affects 43 million American women. February is heart month. Heart disease is the leading killer of women. Doctors say it can happen to anyone, even young, seemingly healthy women.
Some cancer treatments that save the lives of children can lead to problems later on. Screening is necessary.
By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Our mood can affect our health – and you might be surprised how it happens. For instance, when you’re depressed, your body produces more inflammatory proteins […]