Articles for Tag: "AHA"

Can a positive attitude impact your heart? 
Can a positive attitude impact your heart?
For those diagnosed with heart disease, happiness can increase the likelihood to exercise and to live longer.
Do you know the difference between a heart attack and cardiac arrest? 
Do you know the difference between a heart attack and cardiac arrest?
Learn what to do if you or a loved one shows symptoms of these conditions.
Heart disease, stroke still top health threats 
Heart disease, stroke still top health threats
The American Heart Association hopes a new report serves as a wake-up call for people to take charge of their health.
7 lifestyle habits = Amazing health benefits 
7 lifestyle habits = Amazing health benefits
A recent study highlights seven key steps you can take to reduce your risks of heart disease and cancer.
Physically fit doctors prescribe exercise more often 
Physically fit doctors prescribe exercise more often
A new study finds that doctors who are in good physical shape advise their patients to stay active more often than doctors who lead sedentary lives.
Boosting Physician Q and A 
Boosting Physician Q and A
The American Heart Association is encouraging doctors and other clinicians to ask heart patients more quality-of-life questions. Find out why.
Costs of treating heart failure will likely double in 20 years 
Costs of treating heart failure will likely double in 20 years
As the U.S. population ages, so will the number of people with life threatening heart disease and the cost to treat it, a new report shows.