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Keeping Radiation to a Minimum for Heart Patients

Oct 10, 2014
With radiation exposure a hot topic in recent years, here are strategies for enhancing radiation safety in heart imaging.

Social Support Boosts Recovery after Heart Attack

Oct 10, 2014
Support from family and friends is crucial to improving outcomes and quality of life after a heart attack.

Study Identifies Dangerous Combination of AFib Drugs

Oct 10, 2014
When taken together, amiodarone and warfarin can increase stroke risk, finds study.

Childhood Risk Factors Have Lifelong Impact on Heart Health

Oct 10, 2014
Weight and blood pressure during childhood have a long-lasting impact on heart function later in life.

Regular Exercise Keeps High Blood Pressure at Bay

Oct 03, 2014
Study finds that exercise could help delay the onset of high blood pressure.

4 in 5 Heart Attacks Could be Prevented with Healthy Lifestyle

Oct 03, 2014
Simple choices like staying active and eating healthy go a long way in preventing heart attacks, finds Swedish study.

Fish Oil, Alone, Fails to Treat Atrial Fibrillation

Oct 03, 2014
Despite its heart-healthy qualities, a daily fish oil supplement isn’t enough to treat abnormal heart rhythm.

As Time Passes, Bleeding Risk Decreases for Heart Attack Patients

Oct 03, 2014
After a year free of any heart events, heart attack patients have significantly lower risk of bleeding complications, finds study.

Addressing High Cholesterol in Elderly Patients

Sep 24, 2014
Study finds that a lack of evidence makes it difficult to address high cholesterol in patients older than 80.

Obesity Rates Plateau in U.S., but Waistlines Continue to Expand

Sep 24, 2014
More than half of American adults have abdominal obesity, according to national trends from the last decade.

Do You Know Your Heart-Health ABC's?

Sep 24, 2014
Improving heart health just got a little bit simpler, thanks to the ABC’s of heart disease prevention.

Self-Management Improves Outcomes for Patients with Heart Valve Implants

Sep 23, 2014
Empowering patients with heart valve implants to manage their own health reduces risk of complications, finds study.

Non-Surgical Treatment for Aortic Stenosis

Sep 23, 2014
Promising findings on a minimally-invasive treatment for high-risk patients who have aortic stenosis.

New Guidelines for Heart Attack Treatment

Sep 23, 2014
Revised guidelines help ensure that patients receive the best possible care based on the latest research and evidence.

Living with Atrial Fibrillation Event in Columbus, Ohio

Sep 22, 2014
This series of live educational programs provides educational and peer-support resources on AFib for patients and caregivers.

Living with Chronic Angina Event in Columbus, Ohio

Sep 22, 2014
This series of live educational programs provides educational and peer-support resources on chronic angina for patients and caregivers.

Managing Cholesterol for a Healthy Heart Event in Miami

Sep 22, 2014
This live educational program provides educational and peer-support resources on managing and preventing high cholesterol for patients and caregivers.

Building a Healthy Future for Children with Diabetes

Sep 19, 2014
A new scientific statement outlines steps to help diabetic children reduce risk for heart disease later in life.

New Heart Failure Drug Cuts Risk of Death by 20%

Sep 19, 2014
A new combination drug safely improves outcomes for heart failure patients, finds study.

Obesity Increases Heart Failure Risk, Even at Young Age

Sep 19, 2014
First study of its kind shows how obesity damages the heart, no matter a person's age.

Preventing Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Adults

Sep 19, 2014
A recent scientific statement weighed the pros and cons of using tests in healthy individuals between 12-25 years old.

Healthy Lifestyle Lowers Heart Disease Risk

Sep 12, 2014
Simple choices you make in your daily life have a big impact on heart disease risk, finds study.

Aspirin Offers Safe, Affordable Option to Prevent Blood Clots

Sep 12, 2014
A new study confirms that aspirin is a safe and effective treatment for patients with a history of venous thromboembolism.

U.S. Hospitals Fall Short in Stroke Treatment

Sep 12, 2014
Few stroke patients receive optimal care, according to 2011 data from U.S. hospitals.

Fatty Acids in Nuts and Seeds Protect the Heart

Sep 12, 2014
Replacing meats and dairy products with nuts and seeds helps reduce risk for heart disease, finds study.