Articles for Tag: "heart disease"

Singer, actress raising awareness on issue close to her heart 
Singer, actress raising awareness on issue close to her heart
The talented star has a personal reason for keeping this chronic condition in check. She shares an important message.
This risk factor is almost as bad for your heart as obesity 
This risk factor is almost as bad for your heart as obesity
A new study provides some surprising information about an often overlooked cause of heart disease.
Can this workout improve your quality of life?  Featured
Can this workout improve your quality of life?
Looking for a fun cardiovascular activity? A popular new sport involves running, jumping, twisting and stretching.
America’s most significant health care challenge? 
America’s most significant health care challenge?
A survey out of the Mayo Clinic reveals what people in the U.S. consider their top health concern. One expert shares what you can do to address it personally.
How long will you live? Look to your parents  Featured
How long will you live? Look to your parents
Did your parents live past 70? If so, it might bode well for your longevity.
Are you at risk for a silent heart attack? 
Are you at risk for a silent heart attack?
New research indicates women may need to pay special attention to heart health indicators as their symptoms may be much less obvious than men’s.
U.S. life expectancy drops for first time in 22 years 
U.S. life expectancy drops for first time in 22 years
But by how much? While experts say the decrease is unusual, there’s a silver lining.