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Health Tip: Understand Your Risk of Heart Disease
Routine Pulse Check May Prevent Second Stroke, Study Says
1 in 10 Heart Attack Patients May Have Undiagnosed Diabetes
200,000 Heart Disease, Stroke Deaths Could Be Prevented: CDC
5 Percent of U.S. Kids 'Severely Obese,' Experts Warn
A Little Alcohol May Not Be Good for Your Heart After All
A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy
Add Heart Test to High School Athletes' Screening, Cardiologists Say
Added Sugar in Diet Tied to Death Risk From Heart Trouble
Adult Health Better for Bullies Than Their Victims: Study
After Stroke, Spouse May Also Need Care
Air Travel Safe After Chest Surgery, Surgeon Says
All-in-One Pill May Be Effective Treatment for Heart Care
Americans Still Eat Too Much Salt: CDC
Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some
Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests
Antidote Might Reverse Complication From Blood Thinner Pradaxa
Anxiety Tied to Stroke Risk in Study
Are We Overdoing Salt Restrictions?
Are You Eating Enough 'Powerhouse' Vegetables?
As Body Weight Rises, So Do Health Costs, Study Finds
Barbershops Join Fight Against High Blood Pressure in Black Men
Beans, Lentils, Peas: Your Recipe for Lower Cholesterol?
Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds
Big Jump in Doctor's Office Visits for Young Adults With Diabetes
Blood Test Shows Promise for Gauging Heart Attack Risk After Chest Pain
Blood Thinner Dangerous for Patients With Artificial Heart Valves, Study Finds
Blood Thinners Now Recommended for People With Irregular Heartbeat
Brain-Training Device May Ease Stroke Paralysis
Breast Cancer Drug Herceptin Linked to Risk of Heart Problems: Study
Brush Your Teeth, Help Save Your Heart?
Calcium Supplements Don't Raise Women's Heart Risks, Study Says
Can Diet Soft Drinks Contribute to Heart Trouble in Women?
Can Marathons Temporarily Hurt the Heart?
Can Vitamin C Ward Off Stroke?
CDC Salt Guidelines Too Low for Good Health, Study Suggests
CDC to Launch Latest Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaign
Certain Prescription Painkillers Tied to Higher Risk of Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Certain Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs May Also Protect Patients' Hearts, Studies Find
Certain Type of Brain Malformation May Be Best Left Alone
Chest Pain Less Common in Female Heart Patients: Study
Childhood Sex Abuse May Be Linked to Heart Disease Risk in Women
Children Prescribed Growth Hormone May Face Stroke Risk Later: Study
Cholesterol Drugs' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects, Review Finds
Cholesterol Drugs May Boost Your Gums' Health, Too
Chronic Exposure to Airplane Noise Might Harm the Heart: Study
Cocaine Use Spurs Steep, Short-Term Rise in Stroke Risk: Study
College Football Players Have Stiffer Arteries, Study Finds
Common Blood Pressure Drugs Tied to Lower Risk of Alzheimer's: Study
Common Irregular Heartbeat May Pose Risks for Surgery Patients
Controlling Blood Pressure, Cholesterol May Not Boost Brain Health for Diabetics
Coordinated Care Helps Elderly With Chronic Diseases
Could Chiropractic Manipulation of Your Neck Trigger a Stroke?
Could Dark Chocolate Help Ease Poor Leg Circulation?
Could Obesity Help Older People With Type 2 Diabetes?
Could the Weather Affect Your Stroke Risk?
Could Vaccines Someday Improve Heart Health?
Could You Work the Device That Restarts Hearts?
Counseling Urged for Obese People at Higher Odds for Heart Disease: Experts
CPR Underused by Minorities, Study Finds
Crohn's and Colitis May Be Tied to Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
Daily Fish Oil Supplement May Not Help Your Heart: Studies
Death of Partner Boosts Risk for Heart Attack, Stroke, Study Says
Dementia Risk Might Rise for Older Women With Heart Disease
Depression Doubles Odds of Heart Attack for Younger Women: Study
Depression May Be Linked to Heart Failure
Diabetes Boosts Stroke Risk for Women, But Not Men: Study
Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults
Diabetes Greatly Raises Younger Women's Heart Risk: Study
Diabetes May Be Bigger Threat to the Female Heart: Study
Diabetes Treatment Falls Short as Heart Failure Drug in Study
Diet, Lifestyle Affect Prostate Cancer Risk, Studies Find
Diets Rich in Protein May Help Protect Against Stroke
Dispatcher-Assisted CPR Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival in Kids: Study
Docs Urged to Treat Unhealthy Habits Before Damage Is Done
Doctors' Groups Issue New Guidelines on Treating Common Irregular Heartbeat
Doctors May Miss Out on Recommending Aspirin Therapy
Does Caffeine in Coffee Perk Up Heart Health?
Early Clot-Busting Treatment Helps Most Stroke Patients: Study
Early Hormone Therapy May Be Safe for Women's Hearts
Early Menopause Linked to Heart Failure Risk in Swedish Study
Early Treatment for Depression May Be Good for the Heart
Energy Drinks Affect Heart, MRI Scans Show
Epilepsy Often Hand-in-Hand With Other Health Problems: CDC
ER Visits Common After Seniors' Surgery, Study Finds
Even Minor Strokes May Take Years Off Life, Study Says
Even Moderate Drinking Might Raise Odds for Irregular Heartbeat
Even Slightly Higher Blood Pressure May Raise Stroke Risk: Study
Even Younger Women With Diabetes May Face Higher Odds for Heart Disease
Every Minute Matters With Clot-Busting Stroke Drug: Study
Exercise Affects Men's, Women's Hearts Differently: Study
Exercise Aids in Stroke Recovery
Exercise Crucial for Women's Heart Health After 30, Study Finds
Exercise May Guard Against Irregular Heartbeat in Older Women
Exercise, Diet May Help 'Pre-Diabetics' Dodge Heart Disease Death
Experts Reject Routine Screening for Narrowed Neck Arteries
Experts: Don't Waste Your Money on Multivitamins
Exposure to the Metal Tungsten May Raise Stroke Risk
Eyes Might Be Window Into Common Heart Disorder
FDA Advisers Revisit Heart Risks Posed by Painkillers
FDA Panel Sees No Heart-Safety Advantage With Naproxen
FDA Renews Warning on HeartStart Defibrillator Failures
FDA to Investigate Diabetes Drug Saxagliptin for Possible Heart Failure Risk
FDA Warns of Heart Risks From Stress-Test Drugs
FDA Will Review Safety of Testosterone Therapy
FDA's New Food Labels Would Focus on Calories, Sugar Content
Few Americans Get Recommended Emergency Stroke Care
Fiber-Rich Foods May Cut Your Risk of Heart Disease
Financial Incentives for Docs May Improve Care
First Trimester Appears Crucial for Baby's Heart Health
Fit Kids Have Better Body-Fat Distribution, Study Finds
Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later
Fitness Linked to Lower Heart Attack Risk in Heart Disease Patients
Fizzy Drugs May Pose a High-Salt Danger, Study Suggests
Flu Season Off to Slow Start . . .
Flu Shot May Lower Stroke Risk, Too
For Heart Attack Survivors, More Exercise Isn't Always Better, Study Says
Fruits and Veggies May Lower Stroke Risk
Fruits and Veggies May Reduce Death Risk, Study Suggests
Gardening, Housework May Help Boost Your Heart Health
Gene May Raise Diabetics' Chances of Heart Disease
Gene Mutation May Explain Heart Disease Risk Among African-Americans
Getting Teeth Pulled Before Heart Surgery May Pose Serious Risks
Giving Magnesium to Stroke Victims Early Not Helpful: Study
Glass of Wine a Day May Ward Off Depression, Study Suggests
Good Heart Health May Keep Your Mind Sharp, Too
Good Neighbors Are Good for Your Heart, Study Says
Guidelines Aim to Detect More Congenital Heart Defects in Womb
Head, Neck Injury May Triple Younger People's Risk for Stroke
Health Tip: Being Active With Heart Failure
Health Tip: Choose Heart-Healthy Proteins
Health Tip: Depression and Heart Disease
Health Tip: Do You Need Frequent Cholesterol Screenings?
Health Tip: Opt for Heart-Healthy Holiday Foods
Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Heart Health
Health Tip: Protect Yourself While Clearing Snow
Health Tip: Reducing Your Chances of Heart Disease if You Have Diabetes
Health Tip: Shop for Heart-Healthy Fruits and Veggies
Health Tip: Smoking Affects Heart Health
Health Tip: Trim the Fat From Meat
Healthy Adults Shouldn't Take Vitamin E, Beta Carotene: Expert Panel
Healthy Eating Benefits Heart Failure Patients, Study Says
Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills
'Healthy Obesity' Is a Myth, Report Says
'Healthy' Obesity May Still Carry Higher Health Risks
Heart Attack Death Rates Unchanged Despite Faster Treatment, Study Finds
Heart Attack in Middle Age May Be Tougher on Women
Heart Attack Risk Rises in Hours After Angry Outburst: Study
Heart Disease Haunted Mummies, Too
Heart Disease No. 1 Cause of Pregnancy-Related Deaths in California: Study
Heart Failure Drug Might Help Reduce Hospitalizations
Heart Infection Causing Fewer Hospitalizations, Researchers Say
Heart Medication Digoxin Linked to Higher Risk of Death for Some
Heart Monitoring May Prevent Some Strokes, Study Suggests
Heart Risks Depend on Which Blood Pressure Number Is High: Study
Heartening Drop in Diabetes Complications Seen Among Seniors
Heart-Rhythm Disorder Tied to Higher Risk of Heart Attack: Study
Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks
High Blood Pressure Common, Often Untreated in U.S. Hispanics: Study
High Blood Pressure in Middle Age, Weaker Brain Later?
High Blood Pressure May Sometimes Be Overtreated: Study
High Smog Levels Tied to Serious Heart Problems
High-Fiber Diet May Aid Heart Attack Survivors
High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics
Hobbies Important for Stroke-Victim Caregivers
Hospitalization Rates Soar for Irregular Heartbeat, Study Finds
Hospitals Increasingly Give Powerful Clot-Buster for Stroke
Hot Dogs, Salami May Raise Men's Heart Failure Risk, Study Suggests
'House' TV Series Leads to Real-Life Diagnosis
How to Slash Heart Risks Tied to Obesity
'Ice Man' Mummy May Have Been at Risk of Heart Disease
Implanted Monitor May Help Spot Dangerous Heart Rhythm After Stroke
Infections From Tainted Steroids Ranged in Severity: Update
Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids
Infection-Triggered Strokes Deadlier for Blacks, Study Finds
Inflammatory Muscle Disorder May Raise Risk for Heart Attack, Stroke
Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults
Insulin-Metformin Combo Tied to Poorer Survival in Diabetes Study
Iron Deficiency May Raise Stroke Risk
Irregular Heart Rhythm Ups Stroke Risk Soon After Heart Surgery
Is Obesity an Advantage After Heart Procedures?
Keep Your Heart Healthy
Keeping Blood Pressure Low Halves Risk of Second Stroke: Study
Kidney Disease Patients Can Benefit From Exercise: Study
Kidney Injury During Surgery Tied to Risk of Heart Problems
Kids Born With HIV May Face Heart Risks Later, Study Suggests
Kids' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says
Kids Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study
Know the Signs of Stroke
Latest Study Finds No Link Between Testosterone Supplements, Heart Attack
Less Educated Smokers at Greatest Risk for Stroke, Study Finds
Less Salt Use Tied to Drop in U.K. Heart Deaths
Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids
Losing Weight at Any Age May Help the Heart
Low Blood Sugar May Affect Heartbeat in People With Diabetes
Low Testosterone Linked to Possible Heart Problems in Men
Lower IQ, Worse Heart Fitness in Teens Linked to Risk of Early Dementia in Men
Many Delay Blood Thinners After Stent Placement, Risking Death
Many Hispanic Women Unaware of Heart Disease Risk Factors
Many Stroke Survivors Resume Driving Without Testing: Survey
Many With Heart Failure Aren't Told About End-of-Life Care: Study
Marathon Training Might Boost Heart Health
Marriage Does Help the Heart, Study Finds
Mediterranean Diet May Lower Risk of Clogged Leg Arteries
Mental Decline Often Precedes a Stroke, Study Finds
Merck Recalls Cholesterol Drug Liptruzet
Mexican-Americans Fare Worse After Stroke, Study Finds
Migraines Linked to Increased Risk of 'Silent Strokes'
Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women
Moderate Arsenic in Environment Tied to Higher Heart Attack, Stroke Risk
Moderate Exercise May Cut Women's Stroke Risk
Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble
More Americans Getting High Blood Pressure Under Control: CDC
More Americans Hospitalized for Irregular Heartbeat, Study Finds
More Americans Working to Control Blood Pressure, Cholesterol: CDC
More Evidence Ties Obesity to Disability in Older Women
More Hispanics Took Heart Meds After Medicare Part D Launch
More Painkillers May Raise Heart Risks for Older Women: Review
More Research Links Poor Heart Health With Alzheimer's Risk
More Specialists Question Safety of Testosterone Therapy for Older Men
Most Alcohol-Linked Deaths Occur Among Working-Age Adults: CDC
Most U.S. Taxpayer-Funded Heart Studies Take Years to Get Published: Report
Most Women Don't Know Warning Signs of Stroke: Study
Mouse Study Hints at How Mediterranean Diet Protects the Heart
Mouse Study May Explain Link Between Clogged Arteries, Immune Dysfunction
Much More Must Be Done to Lower Smoking Rates, Experts Say
New Blood Test May Help Detect Heart Transplant Rejection
New Diabetes Drug Seems Safe for Heart, Study Finds
New Drug Lowers Cholesterol Beyond What Statins Can Do, Study Finds
New Guidelines Aim to Lower Stroke Risk in Women
New Guidelines May Widen Use of Statins
New Knees, Hips May Also Help the Heart
New Study Paints Grim Health Picture for Obese Teens
New Understanding of Racial Disparities and Diabetes
Niacin Doesn't Reduce Heart Problems, May Create Some, Research Finds
No Need to Screen All Adults for Clogged Neck Arteries, Experts Say
No Proof That 'Blood-Type' Diets Work: Study
No TV or Obesity, But Ancient People Still Had Heart Disease
Nonwhites Exposed to More Air Pollution: Study
Nosebleeds Common But Seldom Serious, Study Finds
Obesity May Shorten Lives By Almost 4 Years: Study
Obesity Rates Triple in Canada
Older Adults Can Safely Donate a Kidney, Study Finds
One-Third of U.S. Adults Are Obese, CDC Says
One-Third of Young Stroke Victims Remain Disabled Years After: Study
Opsumit Approved for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Ovary Removal Might Raise Odds for Bone Loss, Heart Disease
Overweight Teens Don't Share in Life-Expectancy Gains: Study
Panel Wavers on Routine Screening for Poor Leg Circulation
People With Heart Disease, Diabetes May Be More Likely to Stay on Statins
People With High Blood Pressure Often Have a 'Salt Tooth'
Poor Sleep Habits Linked With Chronic Diseases, Study Says
Poorly Understood Disorder Disables Many Younger Women
Popular Southern Fare May Harm Your Kidneys
Positive Attitude Linked to Longer Life in Heart Patients
Pot Smoking May Pose Heart Dangers, Study Suggests
Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk
Prescription Drug Use Continues to Climb in U.S.
Prisons That Bar Smoking May Boost Inmates' Health: Study
Quit-Smoking Products Won't Harm the Heart, Review Finds
Quitting Smoking May Help Seniors' Hearts Sooner Than Thought
Racial and Ethnic Differences Seen in Survival, Care Needs With Certain Strokes
Racial Disparities in Deaths After Heart Surgery Tied to Hospital Quality
Raised Risk of Heart Trouble Seen in Celiac Disease Patients
Rare Gene Mutations May Help Shield the Heart
Remote Monitoring Device Approved for Heart Patients
Research Reveals Secret Behind a Steady Heartbeat
Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care
Researchers Shed Light on Link Between Stress, Heart Trouble
Resveratrol in Red Wine May Not Be Such a Health Booster, After All
Rising Stroke Rate for Blacks in South Carolina, Study Finds
Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat
Scientists Make Damaged Heart Cells Healthy Again in Lab Tests
Scientists Probe Dark Chocolate's Health Secrets
Scientists Use Gene Therapy to Create 'Biological Pacemaker' in Pig Hearts
Secondhand Smoke in Childhood Thickens Arteries
Severe Obesity Cuts Up to 14 Years Off Life: Study
Severe Sleep Apnea May Boost Odds for Stubborn High Blood Pressure
Should Everyone Over 65 Take a Statin?
Simple Score May Predict Heart Attack, Stroke Risks
Simple Technique Eyed for Diagnosing Irregular Heart Beat
Single Gene May Predict Mental Decline After Heart Surgery
Size of Brain Aneurysm Doesn't Predict Chances of Rupture: Study
Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Stroke Risk in Women, Too
Sleeping Pill Use Tied to Poorer Survival for Heart Failure Patients
'Smart' Pacemakers May Protect Heart From Further Damage
Smog Linked to Higher Heart Attack Risk
Smoke-Free Policies May Protect the Heart
Soaring Prices, Not Demand, Behind Massive Hike in U.S. Health Spending
Some Birth Defects in the Heart Present Infection Risk, Study Finds
Some Jobs Harder on the Heart Than Others, Report Finds
Southeastern States Have Highest Rates of Preventable Deaths
Space Travel Alters Shape of Human Heart, Study Reports
Speedy Delivery of Clot-Busting Drug Helps Stroke Patients Avoid Disability
Start Heart-Healthy Lessons in Childhood, Expert Says
Statins Don't Prevent Kidney Disease Progression, Study Finds
Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Cataracts in Study
Statins May Aid Survival From Colon Cancer
Stem Cells Show Promise for Stroke Recovery
Stem Cells Used to Regenerate Heart Muscle in Monkeys
Stenting of Neck Arteries Tied to Higher Stroke Risk in Seniors
'Stress Gene' Might Raise Odds for Heart Attack, Death, Study Shows
Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds
Stroke Affecting Younger People Worldwide, Study Shows
Stroke Can Cause Sleep Apnea in Some Patients
Stroke Often Missed in ERs, Study Finds
Stroke Prevention for Women: Start Early
Stroke Rates Declining Among Seniors, Study Shows
Stroke Risk May Persist Longer Than Thought After Childbirth
Stroke Risk Spikes Shortly After Shingles Episode: Study
Stroke Survivors Deserve Team Care: Statement
Stroke's Aftermath May Be Tougher on Women
Studies Suggest Better Approaches to Staying Clot-Free
Study Adds to Signs Linking HIV to Heart Trouble
Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots
Study Compares Heart Risks for 2 Hormonal Regimens
Study Links Americans' Low Fiber Intake to Higher Heart Risk
Study May Help Explain Delay of Heart Disease in Women
Study Questions FDA Warning Against CT Scans for Those With Heart Devices
Study Questions Safety of Common Anesthesia Drug
Study Questions Use of Beta Blockers Before Heart Bypass Surgery
Study Raises Concerns Over Safety of Implanted Heart Pump
Study Raises Questions About Testosterone Therapy
Study Tallies Risk of Noncardiac Surgery After Heart Stent Placement
Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids
Study Ties Daylight Saving Time Change to Rise in Heart Attacks
Study: Vigorous Exercise Seems Safe for Heart Transplant Recipients
Sudden Cardiac Arrest May Have Early Warning Signs
Supportive Mate a Good Match for Your Heart
Surgery Might Top Drugs as First Therapy for Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Surgery Soon After Stroke Can Be Risky: Study
Surgical 'Glue' May Help Repair Sick Children's Hearts
Take Aspirin at Bedtime to Better Protect Your Heart, Study Suggests
Taking Care of Your Heart
Testosterone Products Must Warn About Risk of Venous Clots: FDA
Testosterone Therapy Might Increase Heart Attack Risk: Study
Text Message From Your Heart Doc: 'Take Your Medicine'
There May Be Such a Thing as 'Too Much Exercise'
There's No 'Obesity Paradox' for Stroke, Study Finds
Thinking, Memory Problems Tied to Blockages in Neck Artery
Tiny Wireless Pacemaker Shows Early Promise
Tongue Piercing Helps Paralyzed People Drive Wheelchairs
Too Few Americans Aware of Their High Blood Pressure: Study
Too Much Sitting May Be Harmful for Older Women
Too Much Sitting May Raise Heart Failure Risk for Men
Too Much Testosterone May Be Unhealthy for Older Men
Tragedies Do Cause Broken Hearts, Study Suggests
Training Videos Seem to Boost Brain Activity: Study
Transfusions Risky During Certain Heart Procedures, Study Finds
Treating Sleep Apnea May Lower Heart Risks, Study Finds
Treatment Costs Vary for U.S. Children Born With Heart Defects
U.S. Stroke Deaths Fell 30 Percent Over Past Decade
Ultra-Early Treatment Reduces Disability After Stroke: Study
Ultrasound Device May Improve Emergency Stroke Care: Study
Unhealthy Cholesterol Levels Might Raise Alzheimer's Risk
Urine Test May Spot Heart, Kidney Risk in Kids With Type 1 Diabetes
Using Internet, Apps to Manage Blood Pressure Has Dangers: Study
Vegetarian Diet May Help Lower Blood Pressure, Research Suggests
Video Game Teaches Kids How to Spot a Stroke
Vigorous Exertion at Work May Trigger Heart Attacks, Strokes
Vitamin B Supplements May Guard Against Stroke
Vitamin D Deficiency May Be Linked to Heart Disease
Vitamin D Supplements Won't Help Prevent Disease: Review
Vitamin D: A Key to a Longer Life?
Waistlines of U.S. Kids Seem to Be Holding Steady, Study Finds
Walk More to Cut Heart Attack and Stroke Risk, Study Suggests
Walking May Cut Stroke Risk in Older Men
Warfarin May Up Stroke Risk in Those With Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Warfarin Safe for Kidney Patients With Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Weight Loss Can Combat Irregular Heart Beat, Study Says
Weight-Loss Surgery Cuts Risk for Heart Attack, Death: Study
Weight-Loss Surgery May Help Prevent Heart Rhythm Disorder
When It Comes to Heart Transplants, Size May Matter Most
Whites at Highest Risk for Irregular Heart Rhythm, Study Finds
Wider Waistline May Mean Shorter Lifespan: Study
Women Face Delays in Heart Attack Care Compared to Men: Study
Women Smokers Face Increased Risk of Lethal Stroke: Review
Women, Blacks Hit Harder by Heart Disease Risk Factors
Women's Chest Pain Unreliable Indicator of Heart Attack: Study
Younger Adults Who've Had Shingles May Face Higher Stroke Risk
Your Flu Shot May Also Help Your Heart
Zontivity Approved For People at High-Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke