Triathlete Lisa Cox was on a routine run with friends when she went into sudden cardiac arrest. As a survivor, she now stresses the importance of knowing your family history and prevention.
According to a recent study, the Mediterranean diet, which is full of healthy fats, lowered the risk of heart attack, stroke and death by about 30% among middle-aged adults.
Stress is a well-known risk factor for heart disease.
HIV is now viewed as a chronic condition that can be controlled through medications and healthy lifestyle choices.
PCI is still risky for patients with diabetes, even with drug-eluting stents.