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Facts All Men Should Know About Heart Disease

Heart disease is admittedly not a fun dinnertime topic, but it’s a serious issue that men (and women) should be ...

15 Strange Indicators of Heart Disease in Your Future

The Centers for Disease Control considers cardiovascular disease the “leading killer of Americans. ...

12 Symptoms of Heart Disease You Shouldn’t Ignore

Heart disease is one of the most prolific killers in North America today. ...

12 Unique Risk Factors for Heart Disease and Stroke in Women

Heart disease is actually the leading cause of death for women (and men) in the U.S., according to the Mayo ...

7 Important Facts About Heart Disease in Women

Heart disease is often associated with men, but it’s actually the leading killer of women in the United States. ...

Trans Fats, But Not Saturated Fats, Linked to Heart Disease, Death

There’s good news for people who love foods high in saturated fat: a new study shows that such a diet ...

Southern Diet Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Disease

Love southern food? Many of us do. ...

Short People More at Risk for Heart Disease

A new report shows that short people may be more likely to develop heart disease. ...

Timing of First Period Associated with Heart Disease: Study

British researchers have discovered that the timing of a woman’s first period can have a significant impact on her risk ...

Flu Shot Especially Important for People with Heart Disease

Should you get a flu shot? Most medical experts will answer ‘yes’ to that question, while virtually all will insist ...

Eating More Fruits, Veggies Keeps Heart Disease at Bay, Report Suggests

A new report shows that most of us still aren’t eating enough fruits and vegetables. ...

Newly Discovered Gene Could Help Doctors Fight Heart Disease

Genetics researchers say a new discovery could help doctors detect and treat high cholesterol and reduce heart disease, saving lives ...

Women with Gestational Diabetes More Likely to Develop Heart Disease

A new report from the American Heart Association suggests that gestational diabetes — or high blood sugar levels noticed during ...

1 in 12 U.S. Soldiers Have Heart Disease

Does it surprise you to hear that heart disease is responsible for approximately 600,000 American deaths each year? How about ...

Multivitamins Fail to Reduce Heart Disease Risks in Men

Middle-aged men who have been taking a daily multivitamin for several years will not see a decreased risk of heart ...