Rosie and her wife, Michelle Rounds, were in Philadelphia during the weekend of October 20th, using their celebrity and money to raise awareness not for heart disease, but for a rare, desmoid tumor that Michelle battled in May and June.
Beta blockers are a class of medications that have been used in the treatment of heart disease for decades and for good reason. They are effective. But a new study suggests they may be outdated.
A new study from Columbia University finds people who follow the Mediterranean diet have a lower risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.
They call aspirin the miracle drug. Think about just a few of the benefits, for example, aspirin therapy can reduce heart attacks or strokes.
Athletes who use steroids may pay a steep price. Side-effects, short term, include premature balding and problems sleeping. Long-term risks include heart and liver damage.
Chef Walter stopped by Talk Philly to share a heart-healthy Labor Day recipe.
Blueberries appear to have some significant advantages. This is because of naturally occurring antioxidants.
Most people don’t often think about their blood type unless they are going to give blood or get blood. But it may become more important than ever.
A squeezing sensation on the chest. Pain that can radiate to the arm or up into the jaw. Complaints of nausea and sweating. These are the typical signs of a heart attack, but there are other signs and symptoms as well.
There are many reasons to be concerned about uncontrolled high blood pressure.
What should you do if you have chest pain and feel otherwise fine? There is no radiation to the jaw or any of those classic signs and there is no shortness of breath. Get it checked out no matter what.
Many people are faced with this decision every day and I consistently say the same thing which is to go to the doctor and have it checked out.
Belly fat plagues millions of men and women, but some say you can minimize your middle by eating certain foods.
If you like that cup of coffee there may be another great reason to enjoy it. Researchers have found that daily moderate coffee drinking may be linked with a lower risk of heart failure.
How often do you relax? If you are like many of us the answer is not all that often and you could pay a steep price as a result.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease is the number one cause of death in the world and salt can play a key role.