The Seven Heart Disease Risk Factors You Can Control, Including One Nearly All of Us Struggle WithHeart disease is the leading cause of death in developed countries. Through advances in medicine and surgery, as well as an awareness of heart disease and prevention, overall deaths due to heart disease in the United States have declined in recent years.
Half Of People Prescribed Statins Don't Reach Cholesterol Goals After Two Years, Study SaysHalf of all people who are prescribed statins for the prevention of heart disease fail to reach target cholesterol levels two years later, according to a new study.
ASK A DOCTOR: How To Stay Heart HealthyKnowing your numbers is important for your heart health. We’re talking to a doctor at Sinai Hospital about heart health.
Heart Attacks Are On The Rise Among Young Women, Study ShowsThe risk of having a heart attack appears to be rising among young women, according to a new study, and researchers are trying to figure out why.
Eating Cheese Won't Increase Risk Of Heart Problems, Study SaysResearchers say eating dairy products won’t increase your risk of developing heart problems later on in life.
Study: Regular Exercise Adds Years To Life SpanAll that exercise will pay off, and could even add years to your life. Canadian researchers recently found young adults who did 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week added up to five years to their lives.
Butter Making A Comeback As New Study Suggests Health BenefitsResearchers from the University of Cambridge in England found butter and other fats like it may not be as bad for us as once thought, and may even have some health benefits.
Study: Women Who Have 4 Or More Children More Likely To Develop Heart DiseaseAccording to a new study, women who have four or more children are more likely to have heart disease.