Heart attacks are primarily a problem for middle-aged men, right? Think again. Every year, about 460,000 women in the U.S. suffer a heart attack.
When we speak of love and romance, our pulses race and our hearts “skip a beat.” But do any of us stop to consider the timeless affinity between sex and heart health?
No bigger than the size of your closed fist, the mighty muscular organ known as the heart is responsible for pumping blood throughout the network of vessels that make up your body’s circulatory system.
As baby boomers get older, It is as important as ever to stay healthy to ensure a high quality of life.
Have you ever had your blood pressure checked in both arms at your doctor’s office? Researchers at Mass General Hospital say you probably should.
Tests may provide information on the likely length and quality of a person’s life.
Many take seeing a doctor or a health care professional for granted, but Harvard Medical School is working to change that.
Blood pressure, diabetes, even heart conditions are now being checked by patients themselves.
Working in retirement sounds like a great idea, but there are many reasons why it may not work out for you.
Many people suffer from “New Daily Persistent Headaches” which can be difficult to diagnose.