Heart Care

Infographic: Healthy numbers for a healthy heart 
Infographic: Healthy numbers for a healthy heart
How do your numbers compare? Check it out.
Hypertension risks higher for those near major roadways 
Hypertension risks higher for those near major roadways
Living close to heavily traveled highways can lead to high blood pressure, some experts say.
Is raking leaves risky for your heart? 
Is raking leaves risky for your heart?
With fall upon us, health experts say you need to be careful while cleaning up the yard.
80 percent of heart attacks in men may be preventable 
80 percent of heart attacks in men may be preventable
A new study highlights the importance of following the advice doctors have been dispensing for years.
Talking about hemorrhoids 
Talking about hemorrhoids
A less invasive technique promises less pain and a faster recovery for this condition.
New method to safely test drugs  Featured
New method to safely test drugs
The creation of a beating heart from living tissue allows scientists to conduct tests without the use of humans or animals.
3 ways a woman’s stroke risk differs from men’s 
3 ways a woman’s stroke risk differs from men’s
Studies show there are several factors that make a female’s risk of stroke different from their male counterparts.