Articles for Tag: "arteries"

Could toe-tapping lead to better health? 
Could toe-tapping lead to better health?
Are there health benefits from fidgeting when you are stuck sitting all day?
What being fidgety does to your body 
What being fidgety does to your body
Experts weigh in on research that suggests there are health benefits from fidgeting when you are stuck sitting all day.
Why modern life is a risk factor for early death 
Why modern life is a risk factor for early death
Life since the industrial revolution has been more cushy, but are there benefits to our forebearers’ way of life? A physician weighs in on a surprising new study.
Hospital volunteer credits $49 heart scan for saving his life 
Hospital volunteer credits $49 heart scan for saving his life
The price was right so Bob Hurdle decided to get the non-invasive test. What he discovered was cause for concern.
What does blood pressure really mean?  Featured
What does blood pressure really mean?
Here’s what you need to know about this vital measurement.
Could your arteries be hardening? 
Could your arteries be hardening?
Learn about the symptoms and treatment options for Peripheral Artery Disease.
How soy can boost women’s health 
How soy can boost women’s health
Women with diets rich in soy are more likely to have lower cholesterol and less plaque in their arteries as they age.