Research suggests that raising the target for high blood pressure treatment may increase stroke risk.
Having recurrent episodes of depression may greatly increase your risk for cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Have you had an angioplasty? And do you have sleep apnea? Patients with well-controlled apnea fare better than those whose symptoms go untreated, a study shows.
High blood pressure can damage small blood vessels that supply the retina, an area at the back of the eye that’s essential to vision. Here’s what to know.
Air quality can cause inflammation, respiratory distress, and asthma aggravation. Here’s what to know before you go outside.
Tracking blood pressure over time provides a better picture of overall health than a single blood pressure reading, according to a long-term study.
A pulmonary embolism is a blockage caused by a clot in an arteries leading to the lungs, usually originating in a deep vein in the legs, arms, or pelvis.
Eye protection is probably not the first thing that comes to mind when you’re told you need a procedure to open a blockage in one of your heart’s arteries.
An aspirin a day may keep heart disease and cancer away. But the recommendation comes with caveats.
Some stroke risks, such as your age, are out of your control. The good news is that 90 percent of the factors that cause strokes can be modified.