Mammograms May Help Identify Heart Disease, Researchers SayMammograms are routinely used to screen for breast cancer in women, but there's mounting evidence that they may also help identify women at risk for heart disease.
Study: Brushing Your Teeth Regularly May Help Protect Your HeartBrushing your teeth won't just freshen your breath, but it may also help protect your heart.
Study: Skipping Breakfast Tied To Higher Risk Of Heart-Related DeathWhether you eat breakfast might be linked with your risk of dying early from cardiovascular disease, according to a new study.
Older Women Who Sit Around At Higher Risk Of Heart Disease, Study SaysResearchers have found that older women who sit or lay down for long periods during the day are at greater risk of heart disease.
Middle-Age Men Who Can Do 40+ Push-Ups Have Lower Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsA new study finds that active middle aged men who can do more than 40 push-ups at a time have a significantly lower risk of heart disease.
Fried Foods Linked To Higher Risk Of Death In Women 50+Women who enjoyed fried chicken once or more per day had a 13% higher risk of death compared with women who did not eat any fried food.
Poor Sleep Linked To Dangerous Plaque Buildup In ArteriesMost of us do not get enough quality sleep. Now another study shows how that may affect heart health.
Could Your Forehead Wrinkles Be A Sign of Heart Disease?People who have deep furrowing of their brows, more than is typical for their age, may be at higher risk for heart disease.
Kids Can Be Taught A Healthier Approach To SaltA new study finds that online education can help kids make healthier choices when it comes to salt with their food.
An Egg A Day Might Reduce Your Risk Of Heart Disease, Study Says Eating an egg a day may lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, a study of more than 400,000 adults in China suggests.
Cancer Now No. 1 Killer In Massachusetts, Ahead Of Heart DiseaseCancer is becoming the No. 1 killer in more and more states as deaths from heart disease have declined, new health statistics show.
Studies: Millions Could Benefit By Taking Cholesterol-Lowering MedicationsMillions more Americans could benefit from treatment with popular cholesterol-lowering medications, according to two new studies.
Simple Breath Test Could Detect Cancer, Heart FailureResearchers are working on a less invasive approach to diagnose diseases.
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