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Daily Exercise May Halve Risk for Heart Failure, Study Says September 02, 2014

Higher levels of activity reap greater benefits, researchers find

Preterm or Small Birth Tied to Long-Term Risks to Heart, Brain September 02, 2014

But researchers say exercise, education may help overcome deficiencies

Heart Studies Don't Reflect Real-World Patients, Study Finds August 26, 2014

Participants are healthier, possibly skewing results

Diet, Exercise Counseling Urged for Overweight Americans With Heart Risks August 26, 2014

Task force guidelines could apply to half of U.S. adults

Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some August 20, 2014

People with underlying heart rhythm disorders may want to avoid clarithromycin, study suggests

Good Neighbors Are Good for Your Heart, Study Says August 19, 2014

People who felt like they were a part of their community had lower risk of heart attack

Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds August 18, 2014

Lifestyle changes, wider use of medications driving the trend, researchers say

Study: Vigorous Exercise Seems Safe for Heart Transplant Recipients August 18, 2014

Small trial found intense activity can improve exercise capacity, lower blood pressure

Health Tip: Reducing Your Chances of Heart Disease if You Have Diabetes August 18, 2014

Keep risk factors in check

Popular Southern Fare May Harm Your Kidneys August 14, 2014

Study finds fatty, sugary foods raise risk of death linked to organ trouble

Are We Overdoing Salt Restrictions? August 13, 2014

Too little sodium can harm heart, study suggests

Children Prescribed Growth Hormone May Face Stroke Risk Later: Study August 13, 2014

Parents should discuss pros and cons of treatment with their child's doctor, researchers suggest

For Heart Attack Survivors, More Exercise Isn't Always Better, Study Says August 12, 2014

Excessive walking, running may lose protective effect

Heart Medication Digoxin Linked to Higher Risk of Death for Some August 11, 2014

Increase seen in people with certain abnormal heart rhythms, study finds

Women, Blacks Hit Harder by Heart Disease Risk Factors August 11, 2014

High blood pressure, diabetes play the biggest roles, new research reports

Doctors May Miss Out on Recommending Aspirin Therapy August 08, 2014

Lack of time, uncertainty about benefits among potential reasons why, expert says

Could Chiropractic Manipulation of Your Neck Trigger a Stroke? August 07, 2014

American Heart Association releases statement saying risk may be increased if artery wall is torn

Prisons That Bar Smoking May Boost Inmates' Health: Study August 06, 2014

Rates of tobacco-related deaths 11 percent lower after long-term bans, researchers say

Cholesterol Drugs' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects, Review Finds August 05, 2014

But long-term use of statins may raise odds of diabetes among people with risk factors, experts say

Statins May Aid Survival From Colon Cancer August 04, 2014

Taking cholesterol-lowering drugs was linked to a 29 percent reduction in risk of cancer death in study

Barbershops Join Fight Against High Blood Pressure in Black Men August 01, 2014

Novel partnership detects "silent killer" in more than one-third of those tested, study reports

'Ice Man' Mummy May Have Been at Risk of Heart Disease August 01, 2014

5,000-year-old remains found in Alps glacier contain DNA indicating increased cardiovascular risk

No TV or Obesity, But Ancient People Still Had Heart Disease July 31, 2014

Mummy study shows that, just like today, inflammation spurred blood vessel blockages

Early Hormone Therapy May Be Safe for Women's Hearts July 28, 2014

Hormone replacement started soon after menopause wasn't linked to hardening of the arteries in study

Inflammatory Muscle Disorder May Raise Risk for Heart Attack, Stroke July 28, 2014

Patients with polymyalgia rheumatica may be more likely to develop vascular disease, study shows

Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills July 28, 2014

Lifestyle choices influence long-term outcomes, researcher says

Stroke Rates Declining Among Seniors, Study Shows July 15, 2014

But, rate of brain attacks among those younger than 65 unchanged

Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds July 10, 2014

Anger didn't seem to have an effect, researchers noted

Older Adults Can Safely Donate a Kidney, Study Finds July 09, 2014

No greater risk for heart disease, diabetes or death among donors, researchers say

More Painkillers May Raise Heart Risks for Older Women: Review July 08, 2014

Class of drugs that includes naproxen linked to increased chance of heart attack, stroke, but finding not conclusive

Severe Obesity Cuts Up to 14 Years Off Life: Study July 08, 2014

As weight climbs, so do related deaths from heart disease, diabetes and cancer, researchers say

Change Bad Habits Early, Save Your Heart Later July 03, 2014

Young adults who adopt healthier lifestyle can cut their heart disease risk, researchers say

Could Dark Chocolate Help Ease Poor Leg Circulation? July 02, 2014

Perhaps, but experts say there are better ways to obtain beneficial polyphenols

Latest Study Finds No Link Between Testosterone Supplements, Heart Attack July 02, 2014

Finding runs counter to some prior reports; much larger trials are needed, experts say

Heart Monitoring May Prevent Some Strokes, Study Suggests June 25, 2014

Irregular heartbeat that causes some attacks is often tough to detect, doctors say

People With Heart Disease, Diabetes May Be More Likely to Stay on Statins June 23, 2014

Study also finds former smokers, overweight better at taking cholesterol-lowering drugs as prescribed

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests June 18, 2014

But, past research shows risks, and one expert says this study doesn't provide definitive answers

Rare Gene Mutations May Help Shield the Heart June 18, 2014

Finding could pave way for new preventive drugs, researchers say

Depression Doubles Odds of Heart Attack for Younger Women: Study June 18, 2014

And compared with older women and men, they are more likely to become depressed, researchers say

New Blood Test May Help Detect Heart Transplant Rejection June 18, 2014

It might one day spare patients from invasive biopsies, study says

Vitamin D: A Key to a Longer Life? June 18, 2014

But experts aren't sure that vitamin D is responsible for lower risk of dying from heart disease, cancer

Poorly Understood Disorder Disables Many Younger Women June 17, 2014

Postural tachycardia syndrome has no consistent treatment, expert says

High Blood Pressure May Sometimes Be Overtreated: Study June 16, 2014

Bringing systolic readings below 120-139 might not provide added benefit, researchers say

Hot Dogs, Salami May Raise Men's Heart Failure Risk, Study Suggests June 12, 2014

But unprocessed red meat was not implicated in this research

Treating Sleep Apnea May Lower Heart Risks, Study Finds June 11, 2014

For obese patients, weight loss is recommended, too, expert says

Good Heart Health May Keep Your Mind Sharp, Too June 11, 2014

Poor heart health linked to mental impairment: study

Diets Rich in Protein May Help Protect Against Stroke June 11, 2014

Study found lean animal proteins like fish showed most benefit

Insulin-Metformin Combo Tied to Poorer Survival in Diabetes Study June 10, 2014

Other experts dispute the study's conclusions

Breast Cancer Drug Herceptin Linked to Risk of Heart Problems: Study June 10, 2014

But most of these effects reverse after women finish treatment, experts say

Are You Eating Enough 'Powerhouse' Vegetables? June 05, 2014

Chard, beet greens are among the most nutrient-packed, report finds

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