New guidelines would double the number of Americans on cholesterol-lowering drugs.
Under new guidelines, one third of adults in the U.S. should consider using statins based on their overall health profile, not just their cholesterol number
Doctors have sped up how quickly they treat heart attack patients, but it’s not saving more lives.
Former President George W. Bush was hospitalized on Tuesday to treat a blocked artery in his heart.
Statins lower cholesterol, reduce inflammation and may be responsible for saving thousands of lives. Should everyone be taking the wonder drug?
James Gandolfini’s death is a reminder that everyone is vulnerable to heart disease
Some months, days of the week and even times of day are linked to a greater risk of dying if you have a heart condition.
Even if cholesterol tests and blood pressure readings don’t signal heart trouble, a CT scan could raise red flags.
Two new studies add to the confusion over the health effects of marijuana.
Repeated job losses may be as damaging to heart health as smoking, high blood pressure, or diabetes
A daily multivitamin doesn’t protect against heart attack, stroke or heart-related death, according to a new large-scale study among men
A new Danish study offers some reassurance to women using hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for menopausal symptoms: the treatment may not only ease discomfort from hot flashes, but early use also appears not to increase women’s …