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New, Sex-Specific Calculator Refines Heart Patients' Mortality Risk

Nov 17, 2016

Used with exercise stress tests, the new calculator better predicts mortality risk for both women and men.

Experts Clarify Definition of a Heart-Healthy Diet

Nov 14, 2016

The key to improving one’s diet lies in adapting recommendations based on cultural, economic and taste preferences.

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Nov 14, 2016

Chronic inflammation of blood vessels leads to clogged arteries and increased cardiovascular risk.