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American Heart Association

Going through menopause? Take care of your heart health

Research notes only 1.7 per cent of study population adhered to three components of "Healthy Lifestyle Score" throughout study.

29 Nov 2018 1:48 PM

Easy-to-make recipes offering health benefits to breakfast-skipping college students

According to scientific statement by American Heart Association, daily breakfast consumption may decrease cardio metabolic risk factors.

17 Aug 2018 12:08 PM

Flavoured additives in e-cigarettes can cause heart damage

E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that heat a liquid and produce an aerosol that is inhaled.

15 Jun 2018 9:46 AM

'Eating fish twice a week may keep your heart healthy'

Emphasis should be placed on eating oily fish like salmon, mackerel, herring, lake trout, sardines or albacore tuna.

17 May 2018 6:44 PM

Study reveals depression in older adults linked to memory problems

It may be possible that treatment may also reduce thinking and memory problems.

10 May 2018 6:22 PM


When heart disease runs in the family, exercise tied to lower risk

Exercise appeared linked to a lower risk of heart problems even after researchers accounted for factors like age, gender, ethnicity, etc.

15 Apr 2018 8:08 PM

Canine buddies

Not only do children who grow up with pets have less risk of allergies and asthma, many also learn responsibility, compassion, and empathy.

05 Apr 2018 12:17 AM

Not many people treated for high cholesterol levels

Young adults may be less likely to think that they are at risk of cardiovascular disease.

27 Mar 2018 1:01 PM

Long-term antibiotic use harmful for women, study suggests

Taking antibiotics for two or more months was also associated with a 58 per cent higher risk of death from cardiovascular disease.

24 Mar 2018 1:07 PM

Severe combat wounds, PTSD tied to high blood pressure

The increased hypertension risk was additive and dependent on the severity of veteran’s injuries.

23 Mar 2018 3:29 PM


Grilled, roasted meat may up high BP risk: study

The disease underlies heart disease and causes the arteries to become narrowed.

22 Mar 2018 6:12 PM

Breast cancer survivors may die of heart disease, doctors warn

Chemotherapy can weaken heart muscle, some newer medicines can increase risk of heart failure, radiation can cause heart rhythm disorders.

08 Feb 2018 8:11 AM

Sex rarely makes heart stop beating

When sex-related cases of cardiac arrest do occur, it’s possible the patients might have had undiagnosed or untreated artery disease.

14 Nov 2017 5:56 PM