Risk factors for heart disease include high cholesterol and family history but cigarette smoking is the major lifestyle intervention that can damage the heart.
Metabolic syndrome signals someone is at greater risk for heart disease and other problems. Get checked.
A new report has found that women who take aspirin every other day have a reduced risk of developing colorectal cancer.
Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital have successfully made functional blood vessels from human stem cells in mouse models.
A study out of Columbia University found those who followed the Mediterranean diet had a 68% reduction in developing Alzheimer’s.
We worry about our health, despite the fact it is bad for our health. But worry is not always bad, if it motivates us to improve.
Heart disease can be a silent killer. Often you don’t know you’re at risk until it is too late. Now there’s a new non-invasive heart attack predictor.
A study of almost 20,000 people found that those who ate just a little chocolate each day had lower blood pressure and a 39% lower risk of having a heart attack or stroke.
Doctors say there’s a non-invasion test that can predict your risk for a heart attack.
A study of 93,000 women found that those who ate three or more servings of blueberries or strawberries per week were 32% less likely to have a heart attack.
The question is,‘what is better – running or walking?’
In aortic stenosis the main valve regulating blood flow between the heart and the rest of the body can become critically narrowed or calcified.
Winter may look a little more colorful tomorrow but it’s for a serious cause.
One of the most complicated words in medicine describes a process that has dramatic impact on our body. It’s called angiogenesis.
According to a report from Wake Forest, the time for a woman to start protecting her heart and guarding against bone loss is during perimenopause or, preferably, even earlier.