Find the latest stories, news, and expert advice about different heart related conditions, including high blood pressure and high cholesterol.
A study published in the BMJ suggests the effects of heart-related risk factors like hypertension, diabetes, and smoking differ between men and women.
Lifting weights for less than an hour a week can cut your risk of heart attack or stroke by up to 70 percent, according to a study.
In a large study evaluating the effects of vitamin D and omega-3 (fish oil) supplements on heart disease and cancer risk, researchers found few benefits.
Research has shown that compounds found in cocoa can help promote heart health by lowering blood pressure and cholesterol and increasing blood vessel flexibility.
A 10-minute test taken within a week of a stroke may help predict how well people will recover up to three years later.
Beta blockers, the class of drugs that helps control heart rhythm, treat angina, and reduce high blood pressure, are safe to use in the first trimester of pregnancy and are not associated with a significant risk of birth defects.
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