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Stroke death rates are no longer declining but increasing in southern states and among the Hispanic population.
Learn how childhood poverty can impact cardiac health and raise the risk of developing heart disease in adulthood.
Studies suggest a link between low levels of iron in the body and the risk for developing coronary artery disease.
Prognosis after bypass surgery is good. That is until you hit the ten year mark. Here’s what you should know.
If you have peripheral artery disease, chances are you could be doing more to lower your risk of serious complications, such as heart attack or stroke.
You can’t see high cholesterol. You can’t feel it. It doesn’t have any symptoms. Yet it kills 500,000 Americans each year and is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease and stroke.
Drinking diet soda daily was linked to increased risk of stroke and dementia in this recent study, but how accurate are the results?
Depression and anxiety are more common in people with type 2 diabetes. Those conditions, which tend to coexist, increase heart disease risk.
Every minute counts during a stroke, but disabling or deadly delays occur frequently after patients reach a hospital’s emergency room for treatment.
Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death in both men and women in the United States. Here are five factors that put you at higher risk.