Heart Health Topics


Just 10 Minutes of Sitting Slows Blood Flow in the Legs

Results of a small study suggest that sitting for just 10 minutes is enough to reduce blood flow in small blood vessels in the legs.

By Diane Domina

The Connection Between Your Heart and Thyroid

Thyroid problems are a common cause of heart-related symptoms and conditions that increase your risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke.

By Mary Shomon

How is C-reactive Protein Connected to Heart Disease?

Learn more about how this blood test can measure inflammation in the body and may be an indicator of other developing conditions.

By Lisa Nelson, RD, LN