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The highest death rates from heart disease have shifted to the South since the 1970s.
Landmark research demonstrates the benefits of using CAC tests when appropriate.
Active commuters have lower body mass index and less body fat compared to drivers.
Study links a heart-healthy lifestyle to improved cognitive function.
A review of 35 studies confirms heart health benefits of traditional Chinese exercises.
Increased statin use could prevent heart events for over a quarter of a million people.
Study reconfirms the serious effect of elevated triglycerides on longevity.
A 10% reduction in price could save tens of thousands of lives, finds study.
Experts argue for more comprehensive heart screenings.
Study assesses a simple and promising treatment for the 5 million Americans with heart failure.
Regular yogurt consumption reduces risk for high blood pressure by 20 percent in women, finds study.
Yoga should be offered as complementary therapy, argue experts.
A condition affecting the female reproductive organs triples risk for heart disease in women under 40.
Study highlights the need to improve diagnosis and treatment for depression in heart patients.
Beta blockers fail to reduce permanent tissue damage after a heart attack, but may have other benefits.
New recommendations help reduce risk of complications and maximize benefits of treatment.
Heart disease may be overlooked in women with anxiety, causing delays in diagnosis and treatment.
Nitrates in beet juice may help improve blood flow and exercise ability.
Study analyzed data on trends in older adults in the Framingham Heart Study.