By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 08/18/2014 - 18:48
Implantable devices for heart disease patients, like ICDs, save just as many minorities as they do whites, a new study has found.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 08/06/2014 - 17:21
For years, it's been recommended that adults take aspirin to prevent heart disease. But with conflicting evidence regarding its safety, many doctors aren't telling their patients anything.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/02/2014 - 15:06
After examining the arteries of a man who lived 5,300 years ago, and who was preserved in the ice on the Alps, researchers discovered that he may have had a genetic risk of heart disease.
By Ben Wolford | Wed, 07/30/2014 - 09:49
To live a longer life, the optimum number of servings of fruits and vegetables is five.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 16:31
High-salt diets are already linked to an increased risk of heart disease, but for diabetics that risk is even worse.
By Ben Wolford | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 16:00
Studies have shown sexual abuse in childhood is associated with physical diseases later in life.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 07/14/2014 - 18:30
Patients with serious heart and lung conditions don't have the normal range of facial expressions and may lack the ability to register surprise.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 07/13/2014 - 14:27
Stress from personal debt may significantly heighten one's risk for stroke, hypertension, and mental illnesses.
By Ben Wolford | Tue, 07/08/2014 - 14:00
Extreme obesity hasn't been a common topic of research because so few people were that fat. But lately, that's changing.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 06/28/2014 - 16:07
Researchers developed miniature lab-grown hearts with which they can test medications for ventricular hypertrophy.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 06/25/2014 - 16:00
Spanish researchers found adults who watch TV three hours or more a day may be doubling their risk of premature death.
By Dana Dovey | Sat, 06/21/2014 - 14:02
Trans fat-free oil has been shown to not have as many serious health risk as partially hydrogenated vegetable oil.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 06/12/2014 - 16:00
People who consume even moderate amounts of processed red meat such as cold cuts and hot dogs increase their risk of heart failure by over 25 percent.