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Managing Hypertension Critical To Good Health

Hypertension is the most common chronic condition treated by family physicians – and with good reason.


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Temple University Taking Part In Study That Uses Stem Cells To Help Patients With End Stage Heart Failure

The nationwide study Temple University is taking part in is for people who have no other treatment options available and their heart is failing.


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Link Between Depression And Heart Disease

Researchers in Norway have found a link between depression and heart disease.


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Health: Zapping Away Heart Failure

Using electricity to zap away heart failure is something that’s being tested here in Philadelphia. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more about the experimental technology.


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A Deadly Heart Condition

Researchers say arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy may be a deadly heart condition.



Temple U. Researchers Discover Key To Heart Failure

Temple University researchers have discovered a key to heart failure which is currently an incurable disease.


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Depression May Increase Risk Factors

Patients with depression symptoms were 50% more likely to experience a heart attack, heart failure, stroke, or a mini stroke.


Coffee In Moderation May Be A Healthy Choice

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.



Managing Your Blood Pressure

You can control blood pressure and offset or prevent long-term damage but you need to know you’ve got a problem before you can fix it.


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Philadelphia Doctor Investigating New Way To Determine Who Is At Risk For Heart Failure

The method uses arterial tonometry, a noninvasive technique for measuring blood pressure over an artery.



Medicare Sees Big Savings On Treating Heart Failure

A new report shows that the country is saving money on treating heart failure patients. But the numbers come with some caveats.


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Depression Is Risk Factor For Heart Problems

People who suffer from depression are at greater risk of heart problems down the line.


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Penn Researcher Finds Surprising Genetic Link To Heart Failure

A researacher at The University of Pennsylvania has found a surprising genetic link to heart failure.