Exercisers May Have Better Shot of Surviving Heart Attack

4/13/2017

Maybe this will be the news that finally jolts you off the couch and into an exercise program. More >

Trans Fat Bans May Have Cut Heart Attack, Stroke Rate

4/13/2017

Could the contents of your cupcake affect your heart attack risk? More >

Be Aware of Risk Factors

More Younger Americans Are Suffering Strokes: Study

4/12/2017

Strokes are typically associated with the elderly, but new research suggests that strokes are increasingly happening to Americans under 65. More >

Sleepless Nights, Unhealthy Hearts?

Chronic Wakefulness Could Harm the Heart

4/5/2017

More worrisome news for people who toss and turn all night: Insomnia appears to be linked to a heightened risk for heart attack or stroke, a research review from China suggests. More >

Heart Disease Kicks in Earlier for Obese People

3/10/2017

Overweight and obese people tend to develop heart disease at an earlier age, living with chronic illness for much longer than those of a healthy weight, a new study shows. More >

Women Most at Risk

Heart Disease Linked to Anxiety, Negative Feelings

2/28/2017

People with mild heart disease are more likely to say they have poorer health, anxiety and a negative outlook than people in the general population, a new study suggests. More >

5 Ways Women Can Cut Their Heart Attack Risk

2/21/2017

Heart disease is the leading killer of American women, but lifestyle changes can reduce the risk, a heart expert says. More >

Blocked Arteries Affect Whole Body

Heart Disease Affects Far More Than the Heart

2/15/2017

Heart disease affects more than just the heart. It also can take a toll on the legs, feet, kidneys and even the brain, according to vascular surgery experts. More >

BP, BMI, LDL, HDL, A1C?

Know Your Heart's Numbers

2/8/2017

More than two-thirds of Americans fret about heart disease, but few know the specific information that can help them boost their heart health, a new survey finds. More >

U.S. Heart Failure Rates on the Rise

1/27/2017

Heart failure rates are going up in the United States, according to a new report from the American Heart Association. More >