Checking for calcium build-up in the heart’s arteries identifies patients at increased risk for heart disease, finds study.
Maintaining healthy gums may help reduce risk for heart disease.
A stronger combination of blood thinners may be safe in heart attack patients, finds study.
Current research shows a lack of evidence to recommend fish oil supplements to the general population.
PCSK9 inhibitors lower LDL and risk for heart complications, but access to the drug is an issue for many.
A large Chinese study highlights the power of prevention.
While heart failure has become an increasing concern, overall death rates from heart disease declined by 25% in recent years.
Most younger heart patients experience warning signs in the week before a heart attack but few take action, finds study.
The negative health effects of alcohol abuse are similar to that of traditional cardiovascular risk factors, finds study.
Weighing risks and benefits of daily aspirin for primary prevention of heart disease remains challenging.
The effects of extreme emotion and vigorous exercise on the heart are multiplied when combined.
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Study authors emphasize screening for the genetic disorder that causes dangerously high cholesterol.
Three or more servings of chocolate a week reduces risk of heart attack, finds study.
Many studies show that a lack of sleep can have a negative impact on heart health, but few have determined why.
Women often experience heart attack symptoms differently than men. It's important for a woman to be able to recognize the symptoms of a heart attack and react quickly by calling 911.
It's important for men to recognize the symptoms of a heart attack, remain calm and quickly call 911. Under no circumstances should men try to "tough it out."