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.
Weight loss surgery is not just for losing weight. Studies show that losing a great deal of weight can help increase one’s overall quality of health.
Dr. Mallika Marshall has good news if you like shellfish and naps.
As baby boomers get older, It is as important as ever to stay healthy to ensure a high quality of life.
Newly released guidelines for the use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs recently erupted into an unusual headline-grabbing dispute among heart care experts, leaving patients in a state of bewilderment.
Many take seeing a doctor or a health care professional for granted, but Harvard Medical School is working to change that.
Every child should be tested for high cholesterol by age 11 so steps can be taken to prevent heart disease later on, a panel of doctors urged Friday in new advice that is sure to be controversial.
Doctor Igor Mitrovic might like a Renaissance man moving around the kitchen and cooking like a gourmet. But he’s on the same diet that cavemen ate.