Scientists link protein to increased risk for heart disease, stroke
Researchers have zeroed in on a key protein linked to diabetes, heart disease and stroke, a new study says. Source: Scientists link protein to increased risk for heart disease, Read more
Stair-climbing exercise ‘snacks’ boost health
New research finds that quick sessions of vigorous stair climbing, separated by a few hours of recovery, can improve cardiovascular health. Source: Stair-climbing exercise Read more
Why almost half of U.S. adults now have some form of heart disease
The American Heart Association said Thursday that more than 121 million adults had cardiovascular disease. Source: Why almost half of U.S. adults now have some form of heart Read more
More Proof High-Fiber Diets Help Prevent Cancers, Heart Disease
A large, new analysis helps confirm that eating lots of grains, vegetables and fruit lowers your risk of dying early from cancer or heart disease. Source: More Proof High-Fiber Diets Help Read more
Blow to low carb diet as landmark study finds high fibre cuts heart disease risk
Review commissioned by WHO says fibre in ‘good’ carbohydrates such as wholegrain bread and oats has protective effect Source: Blow to low carb diet as landmark study finds high fibre Read more
Home – Know Diabetes by Heart
Living with type 2 diabetes puts you at higher risk for heart disease and stroke. Knowing what steps to take may reduce your risk. The American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Read more
This exact time on Christmas Eve carries highest heart attack risk of entire year
Most people deck the halls with boughs of holly during the holiday season, but others could find themselves pacing the halls of a hospital. A study found that people are most at risk of a Read more
Eat A Mediterranean Diet To Cut Heart Disease Risk
New research not only confirms the heart health benefits of a Mediterranean-style diet, but also tracks these benefits over the long term. Source: Even When Not In Rome, Eat A Mediterranean Read more
Studies reveal role of red meat in gut bacteria, heart disease development
In concurrent studies, new mechanisms demonstrate why and how regularly eating red meat can increase the risk of heart disease, and the role gut bacteria play in that process. Source: Read more
Type 2 Diabetes an Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease
Type 2 diabetes is an independent risk factor for sudden cardiac arrest and death in patients with coronary artery disease with preserved ejection fraction. Source: Type 2 Diabetes an Read more
Too much sleep linked to a greater risk of disease and death, study finds
Setting an alarm might be the only thing that helps you get up in the morning, but try setting one at night to remind you when it's time to go to Read more on CNN
Foods That Cause and Foods That Lower High Blood Pressure
If you have high blood pressure, your diet should contain (1): Less than 1.5 g of salt (NaCl) and sodium (Na) per day About 4.7 g of potassium (K) per day Low amount of cholesterol and Read more
FDA approves cardiovascular health claim for certain cooking oils
It’s pretty up in the air as to what the “healthiest” cooking oil is at the moment – coconut, avocado or olive? – but we know those three top the list. Source: FDA approves Read more
How Depression Affects Heart Health • CMHC PULSE
Two new studies highlight the negative impact of depression on the health outcomes and health-related quality of life of people with cardiovascular disease, while new research has found Read more
Veggies a Healthy Recipe for Older Women’s Hearts
Eating lots of vegetables may help older women keep their blood vessels healthy, Australian researchers report. Source: Veggies a Healthy Recipe for Older Women’s Read more
Heart disease risk may show in your earlobes, eyes, fingers
Although you can’t see your heart beating in your chest, there are visible, external signs that can indicate if something is wrong with your heart. Source: Heart disease risk may show Read more
‘Metabolically Healthy’ Obesity? Not So Much, Study Finds
Nearly 40% increase in CV events, even without diabetes or biomarker risk factors Original Article: ‘Metabolically Healthy’ Obesity? Not So Much, Study Read more
Many Women With Heart Disease Falling Short on Exercise
Too many women with heart disease aren't heeding exercise guidelines, and that could translate into even more health problems down the road, new research Read on HealthDay News