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Energy Drinks Increase Risk Of Heartbeat Problems

By | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 08:33

Consumption of caffeine and taurine energy drinks spike heart contractions per hour.


Kale Pops, A Top New Food Trend: Are They Good For Your Health?

By | Fri, 07/19/2013 - 17:59

Kale pops — kale on a stick — is one of the top new food trends this summer. But is the frozen popsicle as healthy as regular kale?

Doctor and patient

Why Cancer Screenings And Heart Checkups Are A Must For Men's Health

By | Mon, 06/10/2013 - 16:52

As Father's day fast approaches, why not give what means most? Discuss with your dad the health screenings that keep him safe and well.


Rage Is Bad For Your Heart: New Study Shows Link Between Anger And Heart Attack

By | Tue, 05/14/2013 - 18:35

Intense fits of anger can raise a person's risk for heart attack, a new study finds.

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iPad Smart Cover Could Switch Off Pacemakers Accidentally, Early Study Finds

By | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 14:57

An early study finds that an iPad 2, when placed close to a patient's chest, can interfere with implanted heart devices.


Young At Heart: Researchers Identify A Protein That Could Help Treat Age-Related Heart Failure

By | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 12:00

In a new study, researchers describe how a protein called GDF-11 rejuvenated the hearts of old mice.


Canola Oil Health Benefit: Reduces Belly Fat, Cuts Metabolic Syndrome Risk

By | Fri, 03/29/2013 - 20:23

Monounsaturated fats in canola oil can reduce abdominal fat and cut risk for metabolic syndrome.

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Energy Drinks’ Side Effects: Disturbed Heart Rhythm, High Blood Pressure

By | Fri, 03/22/2013 - 00:38

Energy drinks' side effects for healthy young people can include irregular heart arrhythmia and increased blood pressure, according to new conference findings.


Eating Cheese Prolongs Life, "French Paradox" Study Suggests

By | Tue, 12/18/2012 - 10:54

Eating cheese, particularly moldy, old, smelly, blue Roquefort cheese, may be the secret to living a long and healthy life.


Speed Walking Halves Stroke Risk

By | Tue, 10/09/2012 - 17:24

A daily regime of speed walking or jogging could halve the risk of heart disease and stroke, according to a new study.

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Man Survives After 4-Inch-Nail Impales His Heart

By | Mon, 10/08/2012 - 12:16

It seems that the way into a man's heart is not through his stomach, but through a nail.


Mercury, Oils From Fish at Odds in Heart Health

By | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 09:01

Mercury and omega-3 fatty acids - both found in fish - appear to have opposite links to heart health, scientists have found.