Heart Care

Testosterone therapy linked to heart disease 
Testosterone therapy linked to heart disease
A new study shows that hormone therapy in men could cause cardiac problems.
Brisk walking as good as running 
Brisk walking as good as running
Some good news for people who love to walk. It turns out that health benefits are just as great as those you get from running.
NFL fans take losses with an extra-large pizza 
NFL fans take losses with an extra-large pizza
A new study says football fans who root for the losing team tend to binge on foods loaded with fat and sugars.
Can the flu shot lower your risk of heart problems? 
Can the flu shot lower your risk of heart problems?
If fear of the flu isn’t reason enough to get a flu shot, maybe avoiding a heart attack is…Learn more.
Inspired to run your first marathon now?  Featured
Inspired to run your first marathon now?
It will take more than enthusiasm to finish this test of endurance. Our sports medicine expert offers advice to marathon newbies.
High blood pressure likely among overweight kids 
High blood pressure likely among overweight kids
New research finds that some children are more likely to develop health-threatening hypertension.
Are whites at higher risk of irregular heartbeats? 
Are whites at higher risk of irregular heartbeats?
A new study shows that a European Ancestry gene may be linked to atrial fibrillation.