We’re bombarded with more messages to eat healthier — cut back on salt, fat, and sugar — and more products help us do so. …
They’re man’s best friend, and they may be one of the heart’s best allies as well.
Smog and car exhaust can take a toll on the heart, and the latest research explores how.
While physical activity can lower the risk of heart disease, two studies suggest that jobs involving hard manual labor may harm, rather than help the heart.
Breast cancer patients who raised a glass or two a week may even enjoy slightly longer lives than those who didn’t drink.
Saturated fat? Cholesterol? Sure, red meat has plenty of those, but it also contains a compound that toys with gut bacteria and can lead to clogged arteries.
A brisk walk may be just as good as a run for keeping the the heart healthy.
Many people stop taking cholesterol-lowering statins due to muscle pain or nausea, but most people are able to resume taking a different type of the same drug.
Less than half of U.S. adolescents are living heart-healthy lives, and lack of exercise and poor diets could be creating a new generation of heart-disease patients.
According to the American Heart Association, excessive salt intake led to nearly 2.3 million heart-related deaths worldwide in 2010
Mayor Michael Bloomberg might be right; maybe we should be drinking fewer sodas.
Hearts and tumors may actually share more in common than we think.