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1 in 3 Americans Lives an Hour or More From a Stroke Center

1 in 6 Americans Too Far From Lifesaving Heart Centers

45-Minute Class Helps Middle Schoolers Master CPR Basics

72,000 Cases of Public Defibrillators Failing in Past Decade, FDA Says

9 Factors You Can Control May Be Key to Alzheimer's Risk

911 Best Call for Heart Attack Victims in Rural Areas: Study

A Bit More Salt Each Day May Not Harm Older Adults

A Grateful Heart May Be a Healthy Heart

A Healthy Body Often Equals a Healthy Brain

A Pill a Day? No Way, Survey Says

A Sense of Purpose May Help Your Heart

Activity Improves Survival for Those With Implanted Defibrillators

Acupuncture Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure

Adults With Congenital Heart Trouble Need Follow-Up, Experts Say

Adults With Heart Defects May Face Higher Risk of Stroke: Study

After Blowing Their Stack, a Heart Attack

After Heart Attack, Quitting Smoking Boosts Mental Health, Quality of Life

Air Pollution Exposure May Boost Risk of Early Death

Air Pollution Linked to Increased Stroke Risk, Study Says

Americans' Blood Triglyceride Levels Dropping: CDC

An Optimistic Outlook May Be Good for Your Heart

Angioplasty May Not Boost Survival for Some Heart Disease Patients

Another Study Finds Mediterranean Diet May Cut Heart Risks

Antibiotic May Lower Effect of Some Blood Thinners

Anti-Clotting Drug Approved For Angioplasty

Are Heart Surgery Patients Losing Too Much Blood to Tests?

Arm Artery Access Safer for Angioplasty, Review Finds

Aspirin 'Resistance' May Make for Worse Strokes: Study

Aspirin Use Common Among Americans With Heart Trouble

Average New Yorker Sits 7 Hours Each Day: Study

Beet Juice Boosts Muscle Power in Heart Patients

Better Treatments Helping People With Enlarged Hearts Live Longer: Study

Big Swings in Blood Pressure Could Spell Trouble

Blacks at Higher Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest Than Whites: Study

Blood Chemical Test May Predict Risk of Heart Disease Death

Blood Fats Hold Vitamin E Captive, Study Shows

Blood Pressure May Be Key to Brain Hemorrhage Recurrence

Blood Pressure Meds Lower Heart, Stroke Risks in Diabetics: Analysis

Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study

Blood Thinners Overprescribed for Low-Risk Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Blood Transfusions During Heart Surgery May Up Pneumonia Risk

Blood-Thinning Drug Savaysa Approved

Botox Might Prevent Irregular Heartbeat After Bypass Surgery

Botox: An Rx for Irregular Heartbeat After Cardiac Surgery?

BPA in Canned Goods May Raise Your Blood Pressure: Study

Brain Scans Yield Clues to Future Stroke Risk

Breast-Feeding Tied to Healthier Arteries in Middle Age

Bullied as a Kid, Obese as a Grown-up?

Bystander CPR Helps Some Kids Survive Cardiac Arrest

Bystander CPR Linked to Better Outcomes After Cardiac Arrest

Calcium Scan Can Predict Premature Death Risk, Study Says

'Calculators' Doctors Use May Overestimate Heart Risks, Study Says

Can Smartphones Interfere With Pacemakers?

Can Statins Help Lower Lung Cancer Death Risk?

Can U.S. Health-Care System Afford New, Improved Cholesterol Drugs?

Can You Balance on One Leg? You May Have Lower Stroke Risk

Cancer May Be a Hidden Danger to the Heart: Report

Carbon Monoxide Levels in Breath Might Point to Stroke Risk

Cardiac Concerns Not High on Women's Lists: Survey

'Cash for Lower Cholesterol' Program Works With Doc-Patient Teams

Certain Antibiotic/Statin Combos May Be Unsafe Mix: Study

Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study

Childhood Cancer Survivors Who've Had One Stroke at Risk of Second

Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime

Cholesterol Drugs May Boost Outcomes After Bypass

Cholesterol Drugs May Lower Stroke Risk for Healthy Older Adults

Chronic Ills May Add Up to a Shortened Life Span

Clot-Busting Drug May Be Safe for Those With 'Wake-Up' Strokes

Cluster of Heart Risk Factors Tied to Uterine Cancer Risk

Coffee Drinkers May Live Longer

Coffee May Not Risk Irregular Heartbeat, Study Claims

Cold Weather May Up Risk of Stroke, Severe Heart Attack for Some

Colds, Flu Up Odds for Stroke in Kids, Though Risk Is Low: Study

Common Drug for Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Worse Outcomes

Cooling After Cardiac Arrest May Help Preserve Brain Function

COPD Raises Cardiac Death Risk for Those With Irregular Heartbeat

COPD Tied to Raised Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

Corlanor Approved for Chronic Heart Failure

Could a Drink a Day Lower Your Risk for Heart Failure?

Could a 'Mediterranean' Diet Extend Your Life?

Could a Texting App Help Your Heart?

Could Lots of Coffee Up Heart Risks for Young Adults With High Blood Pressure?

Could PMS Raise Women's Risk for High Blood Pressure?

Could Smoggy Air Raise Your Anxiety Level?

Could Young Men's Low Heart Rate Predict Violent Crime?

Could Your Smartphone Help Boost Your Heart Health?

CT Scans Might Spot Heart Risks More Clearly in Patients With Chest Pain

Cutting Calories May Help You Fend Off Age-Linked Disease: Study

Daily Aspirin Taken by More Than Half of Older U.S. Adults

Daily Glass of Wine May Boost Type 2 Diabetics' Heart Health

Daily Statin Might Raise Your Risk for Cataracts: Study

Danger Persists for Young Women After Heart Attack, Stroke

Death Rates From Major Illnesses Fall in U.S.

Deaths From High Blood Pressure Should Plummet Under 'Obamacare': Study

Dehydration Linked to Greater Stroke Damage

Depressed Black Americans May Be at Risk for Heart Woes

Depression After Stroke Linked to Troubled Sleep

Device May Pose Dangers for Patients With Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Diabetes Study Suggests a Little Extra Weight Tied to Longer Survival

Diabetes Takes a Toll on Women's Hearts

Diet Rich in Whole Grains Might Extend Your Life, Study Says

Dieters: Don't Replace Saturated Fats With Processed Carbs

Do Heart Surgery Patients Get Too Many Blood Tests?

Do Sporty Teen Girls Live Longer, Healthier Lives?

Doctors Aren't Discussing Sex With Heart Attack Survivors

Doctors, Nurse Practitioners Offer Comparable Outpatient Heart Care: Study

Does Long-Term Acetaminophen Use Raise Health Risks?

Don't Give Heart-Healthy Patients Blood Pressure Drugs Before Surgery: Study

Driving Soon After Stroke May Be Risky, Studies Suggest

Drug May Be Antidote to Bleeding Tied to Blood Thinner Pradaxa

During Menopause, 'Good' Cholesterol May Lose Protective Effect on Heart

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

Early CPR Spurred by Smartphone Alerts Saves Lives

Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of Irregular Heartbeat

Early Onset Hot Flashes May Point to Raised Heart Disease Risk

Early Studies See No Heart Risk From Testosterone Therapy

Easing Depression May Boost Heart Health, Study Finds

Eczema Linked to Other Health Problems

Educating Stroke Survivors Helps Them Spot Another Stroke Faster

Effectiveness of Implanted Defibrillators May Depend on Patient's Age

Efforts to Curtail Tobacco Use Stalled in 2014, Report Says

E-Health Records May Not Boost Stroke Care

ER Patients With Chest Pain May Not Always Need Heart Tests: Study

Even Easy Exercise May Lower Blood Pressure in Those With Diabetes

Even Elite Athletes May Have Heart Abnormalities

Even Slightly Elevated Blood Pressure May Pose Problems for Young Adults

Even Treated Depression May Raise Stroke Risk

Exercise Appears Safe, Helpful for Pulmonary Hypertension

Exercise May Be Good Medicine for Irregular Heartbeat

Exercise, Diet May Be Key to Beating a Common Irregular Heartbeat

Experimental Drug Shows Promise in Lowering Cholesterol, Heart Attack Risk

Expert Tips to Detect Early Warning Signs of Stroke

Experts Urge Caution With Popular Painkillers After FDA Warning

Extracting Clot Beats Clot-Busting Drug Alone in Study of Stroke Patients

Eyes May Be Window to Outcomes After Stroke, Research Suggests

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of 2nd New Cholesterol Drug

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of First of 2 New Cholesterol Drugs

FDA Approves Blood Test That Gauges Heart Attack Risk

FDA Approves New Device Aimed at Easing Stroke Risk

FDA Approves Repatha for High Cholesterol

FDA Approves Second Drug in New Class of Cholesterol-Lowering Medications

FDA Ban on Harmful Trans Fats Expected Soon

FDA Expands Approval for 'Valve in Valve' Aortic Replacement

FDA OKs First of New Class of Cholesterol Drugs

FDA OKs New Anti-Clotting Drug for Heart Rhythm Disorder

FDA Strengthens Heart Attack, Stroke Warning for Popular Painkillers

FDA Wants to Strengthen Sugar Labeling

FDA Warns of Cardiac Effect When Heart Drug Mixed With Hepatitis C Meds

Fear of Police Keeps Many Hispanics From Calling 911, Study Says

Few Americans Know Warning Signs of Stroke

Fewer Americans Than Ever Sticking to Heart-Healthy Lifestyle, Study Finds

Fidgeting Might Be Good for Your Health

Fit at 50? Cardiac Arrest During Exercise Unlikely, Study Finds

Folic Acid May Help Ward Off Stroke in People With High Blood Pressure

Following Blood Pressure Guidelines Saves Lives, Dollars: Study

Football Linemen at Higher Risk for Heart Troubles, Study Finds

For Mexican-Americans, Heart Risks Can Rise Even If Not Obese

Fried Foods Tied to Raised Heart Failure Risk

Gel Injections May Help Heart Failure Patients

Genes May Be Tied to Cardiac Arrest Risk in Dialysis Patients

Genes May Leave Short People Prone to Heart Disease

Giving Birth, Breast-feeding May Help Women's Long-Term Health

Global Blood Pressure Program Could Save Millions of Lives, Experts Say

Global Life Expectancy Continues to Climb

Good Heart Health May Help Stave Off Dementia, Study Says

Gut Bugs May Affect Body Fat, 'Good' Cholesterol Levels

Half of U.S. Hispanics With High Cholesterol Unaware They Have It: Study

Hand-Grip Strength May Provide Clues to Heart Health

Happy Childhood May Be Good for Your Heart

Hard Hit to Chest Triggered Irregular Heartbeat in Teen Football Player

Health Benefits of Moderate Drinking Overblown: Report

Health Tip: Having Heart Palpitations

Health Tip: Become a Heart-Healthy Chef

Health Tip: Coping With Heart Disease

Health Tip: Cutting Down on Cholesterol in Kids' Diets

Health Tip: Exercise Boosts Heart Health

Health Tip: Exercising With Heart Problems

Health Tip: How Smoking Affects Your Heart

Health Tip: Know Your Risk for Aneurysm

Health Tip: Living With Diabetes and Heart Disease

Health Tip: Smoking Affects Your Heart

Health Tip: Take Seven Steps for Heart-Healthy Kids

Health Tip: Things That Affect Your Heart Rate

Health Tip: What's Behind High Cholesterol?

Heart Association's Stroke Guidelines Support Clot-Removing Device

Heart Attack Shouldn't End Your Sex Life

Heart Attacks Rose in N.J. in Hurricane Sandy's Wake

Heart Disease Deaths Drop for Those With Rheumatoid Arthritis: Study

Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

Heart Disease, Alzheimer's Linked by Common Risk Factors

Heart Doctors May Have Hard Time Spotting Valve Problems

Heart Drug Digoxin May Not Be Best for Some Heart Patients

Heart Groups Issue Updated Blood Pressure Guidelines

Heart Patients Worldwide Missing Out on Key Drugs

Heart Rate Changes Linked to Sexual Problems in Women

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Heart Valve Patients Who Manage Their Own Blood Thinners May Do Better

Heart Valve Repair Surgery May Ease Mental Health Symptoms, Too

Heating, Cooking Are Top Contributors to Air-Pollution Deaths Worldwide

Heavy Drinking May Strain the Heart

Herpes Virus Tied to Angina Risk, Study Suggests

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy May Reappear Later in Life: Study

High Blood Pressure May Boost Glaucoma Risk

High Blood Sugar in Heart Failure Patients May Point to Risk of Early Death

High 'Resting' Heart Rate Tied to Higher Odds of Early Death

High-Protein Diet May Be Dangerous for Those at Risk of Heart Disease

Hispanic Women's Upbeat Outlook May Boost Heart Health

Hispanics in U.S. Least Likely to Dial 911 for Stroke

Hodgkin's Lymphoma Survivors Face Higher Long-Term Heart Risks

Hospitalization Rates Jump Near 'Fracking' Sites: Study

How Intense Efforts Boosted Heart Health for One Maine Community

How Long Do Patients With Clots in the Lung Need Blood Thinners?

How Safe Is Exercise for Those With Common Irregular Heartbeat?

How to Lower Your Stroke Risk

Hysterectomy at Younger Age Tied to Heart Disease Risks

Immune System Genes May Change With the Seasons: Study

Implanted Defibrillators Restore Healthy Heart Function to Many: Study

Implanted Device May Improve Hard-to-Treat Chest Pain

Improved Artificial Heart Valve Approved

In Rare Cases, Hepatitis C Drug Tied to Slowed Heart Rate: Study

In Some Ways, Fast Food No Worse for Health Than Full-Service Meals: Study

Including Pharmacist on Medical Team May Aid Blood Pressure Control

Influx of Trainee Docs in July Doesn't Affect Stroke Care: Study

Insulin Pumps Nearly Halve Risk of Heart Disease Death for Type 1 Diabetics

Insured Americans Up to 3 Times Likelier to Get Preventive Care: CDC

Intense Therapy Helps Restore Arm Function Long After Stroke: Study

Job Stress Tied to Stroke Risk, Study Suggests

Jury Still Out on Whether Saturated Fat Is Bad for You, Researchers Say

Kidney Patients Living Longer on Dialysis, Study Shows

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

Kids Living in 'Stroke Belt' Not More Likely to Have Stroke: Study

Knee, Hip Replacement Surgeries Linked to Heart Risks

Knowledge Is Power for Patients With Heart Failure

Less-Invasive Repair of Aortic Aneurysm Better in Short Term: Study

Lifesaving Defibrillators Often Behind Locked Doors, Study Finds

Light Activity a Boost to Seniors' Hearts

Little Change in Fast Food Calorie Counts, Salt Content

Loading Up on Fruit, Veggies in Early Adulthood Pays Off Later

Long Sleep Time, Higher Stroke Risk?

Love Coffee? Your Heart May, Too

Loved Ones Caring for Brain-Injured Veterans May Face Health Risks

Low Vitamin D Levels in Childhood May Raise Heart Risks: Study

Low Vitamin D Levels in Stroke Survivors a Bad Sign, Study Finds

Lower Blood Pressure Reduces First Stroke Risk: Study

Lower Blood Pressure Target Could Save Lives: Study

Lowering Body Temperature May Help Cardiac Arrest Patients

Magnetic Brain Stimulation Offers Promise for Stroke Victims: Study

Major Study Calls for Even Tighter Control of High Blood Pressure

Make CPR, Defibrillator Training Mandatory for High School Graduation: Experts

Manual Clot Removal After Heart Attack May Not Help, Could Harm

Many Aging Boomers Face Chronic Illness, But Death Rate Is Falling: CDC

Many Americans Ill-Informed About Heart Failure: Survey

Many Americans May Experience 'Silent' Heart Attack

Many Americans Trying to Cut Their Salt Intake: CDC

Many Critically Ill Patients Lack 'Do Not Resuscitate' Orders

Many Doctors Admit Difficulty in Treating Unexplained Stroke: Poll

Many ER Patients With Chest Pain Can Be Sent Home, Study Finds

Many Hospitals Overestimate Their Adherence to Stroke Guidelines

Many U.S. Shoppers Choose Low-Salt Fare

Many Who Survive Cardiac Arrest Don't Suffer Brain Damage

Many Women Unaware of Female-Specific Stroke Symptoms

Marriage May Aid Recovery From Heart Surgery, Study Finds

Medical Costs Soar for Smokers Who Develop Artery Disease

Mediterranean Diet May Lower Stroke Risk, Study Finds

Memory Lapses May Signal Stroke Risk: Study

Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

Men's, Women's Hearts Age Differently

Mental Illness, Homelessness Linked to Heart Disease in Study

Migraine's Link to Higher Heart Disease Risk May Not Be Genetic

Mixed Results on Value of Testosterone Supplements for Men's Health

Moderate Exercise May Reduce Men's Heart Failure Risk

'Moderate'Drinking Might Harm Older People's Hearts: Study

Mom's Healthy Diet Linked to Lower Heart Defect Risk at Birth

More Cases of High Blood Pressure in Less Affluent States

More Evidence a Healthy Diet Can Lower Risks of Heart Disease, Cancer

More Evidence High-Fiber, Mediterranean Diet Is Good for You

More Evidence That Even 'Moderate' Exercise Helps Women's Hearts

More Evidence That Healthy Living Works Wonders for Women's Hearts

More Evidence That Hormone Therapy Might Not Help Women's Hearts

More Evidence That Southern Cooking Boosts Heart Risk

More People Dying of Heart Disease, Stroke Worldwide: Study

More Progress Needed To Get Stroke Patients Rapid Care

More Research Hints at Chocolate's Heart Benefits

More Stroke Patients Getting Clot-Buster Quickly, Study Shows

More Than 1 in 10 Use Daily Aspirin Inappropriately

Most Don't Need 'Bridging' When They Stop Warfarin Temporarily

Motorized Stationary Bike May Help With Stroke Rehabilitation

Move More to Prevent Heart Failure

MRI May Help Gauge Stroke Risk in Those With Irregular Heartbeat

Nearly All Diabetics Should Be on Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: Experts

Neck Artery Stents May Not Be Worthwhile in 'Real World' Setting

New Advisory Says Some Athletes With Heart Conditions OK to Play

New Blood Pump System Approved

New Blood Test May Help Predict Heart Disease Risks in Obese Black Teens

New Device Cleared to Reduce Stroke Risk

New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol, Review Finds

New Drug Lowers Levels of Triglyceride Blood Fats: Study

New Guidelines Call for No Heart Tests for Low-Risk Patients

New Guidelines Focus on Pulmonary Hypertension in Kids

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

New Medicare Rules Triple Heart Failure Patients' Access to Cardiac Rehab

New Stroke Prevention Efforts May Be Paying Off

New Study Casts Doubt on Dangers of Hormone Therapy for Hot Flashes

New Test Estimates Risk of Heart Disease

Newer Birth Control Pills May Slightly Raise Blood Clot Risk

Newer Blood Thinner Beats Heparin for Certain Heart Attacks

Newer Blood Thinner May Improve Outcomes for Heart Attack Survivors

Newly Diagnosed With High Blood Pressure? 3 Factors Affect Prognosis

Nitrous Oxide OK During Surgery for People With Heart Disease

No Need to Stop Taking Statins Before Surgery, Study Finds

Noisy Neighborhoods Tied to Higher Stroke Risk

Not All Trans Fats Harm the Heart, German Study Contends

Number of Americans Taking Statins Keeps Rising: CDC

Nuts Linked to Better Heart Health for Teens

Obamacare Likely to Spur Rise in Chronic Disease Diagnoses: Study

Obese Kids as Young as 8 Show Signs of Heart Disease

Obesity Can Cause 'Silent' Damage to Heart

Obesity in Youth May Harm the Heart Long-Term, Even After Weight Loss

Obesity-Related Ills May Shave Up to 8 Years Off Your Life: Study

'Older' Blood Poses No Harm to Heart Surgery Patients: Study

Older Smokers With Migraines May Face Added Stroke Risk

Omega-3 Fatty Acids May Stem Further Damage After Heart Attack

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

Only 1 in 10 Americans Eats Enough Fruits and Veggies: CDC

Only 1 in 10 With Heart Failure Sent to Rehab Programs

Only 4 in 10 Americans Eat Heart-Healthy Nuts Each Day, CDC Says

Outcomes Vary With Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Replacement

Packaged Grocery Foods Often High in Salt, Study Finds

Parents of Young Stroke Victims at Risk for PTSD, Researchers Find

Patients Given Less Blood During Surgery Do Fine, Study Reports

Patients With Bleeding Strokes May Do Better at Specialized Centers

People in Their 50s Benefit Most From Low-Dose Aspirin, Report Says

Pharmacists Key to Whether Patients Take Blood Thinners

Pneumonia Raises Heart Disease Risk for Years: Study

Poor Patients May Be More Likely to Die After Heart Surgery: Study

Poor Response to Statins May Mean Clogged Arteries

Poor Sperm Quality May Signal Health Issues, Study Finds

Poor Thinking Skills in Seniors Linked to Heart Attack, Stroke Risks

Poorer Blacks May Face Higher Odds of Heart Disease

Popular Heartburn Meds Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Attack

Positive Outlook May Help Heart Disease Patients Heal

Pot Use Tied to Specific Type of Stroke in Young

Pouch in Heart May Trigger Unexplained Strokes: Study

Praluent Approved to Treat High Cholesterol

Pregnancy Complications May Be Linked to Later Heart Disease

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Preterm Delivery Linked to Heart Disease, Stroke Risk in Mothers

Procedure May Beat Drug in Patients With Heart Failure, Irregular Heartbeat

Progress Slows Against Heart Disease Deaths for Adults Under 55, Study Shows

Progress Still Needed on 'Race Gap' in Older Americans' Health

Prolonged High Cholesterol in Middle Age Raises Heart Risk Later: Study

Proposed Dietary Guidelines Not a Green Light to Eat What You Want

Quitting Smoking Improves Angioplasty Outcome, Study Finds

Rapid Response Guidelines May Improve Children's Stroke Care

Realistic Targets May Boost Exercise Rates, Experts Say

Researchers Pinpoint Brain Region That Manages Multistep Tasks

Researchers Pinpoint Genes Linked to Height, Heart Disease

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Resuming Blood Pressure Meds After Surgery Linked to Better Outcomes

Revamp Abdominal Aneurysm Screening, Save More Men's Lives: Study

Rheumatoid Arthritis May Shorten Life Span: Study

Rotating Night Shift Work May Raise Risks of Heart Disease, Lung Cancer: Study

Routine Heart Care Similar From Nurse Practitioners, Doctors: Study

Salt May Be Bad for More Than Your Blood Pressure

Scientists Pinpoint What Level of Vitamin D Promotes Heart Health

Scientists Spot Mutation Behind Genetic Form of Heart Failure

Screen Teens With Depression for Heart Disease, Experts Say

Secondhand Smoke in Pregnancy, Youth Tied to Irregular Heartbeat Years Later

Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults

Secondhand Smoke Tied to Raised Stroke Risk in Study

Sedentary Behavior Linked to Heart Disease in Hispanics

Seeing Their Clogged Arteries Can Spur Healthy Changes in Patients

Sensitive Blood Test May Help Rule Out Heart Attack

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Sex Is Safe for Heart Patients With a Defibrillator

Short Bursts of Intense Exercise Seems Good for Teen Hearts: Study

Short, Intense Workouts May Help Hearts of Type 2 Diabetics

Should the Annual Physical Be Scrapped?

Side Effects Cause Some to Stop Taking Blood Thinner Brilinta

Sleep Apnea May Raise Women's Heart Risk, But Not Men's

Sleep Apnea Treatment May Reverse Unhealthy Brain Changes

Sleep Cycle Changes May Affect Your Health

Smog May Be Harming Your Brain

Smog Raises Heart Risks in Those With Diabetes, Study Says

Smoggy Days Linked to Most Severe Type of Heart Attack

Smokers Fare Worse After Heart Procedures, Study Finds

Some Blood Pressure Drugs May Be Risky for Certain Surgery Patients

Some Kids With Heart Defects Struggle in School

Some Older Heart Patients Might Benefit From Aggressive Treatments

Some People Do Age Faster Than Others

Some Stroke Survivors May Face Heightened Cancer Risk, Study Shows

Some With Kidney Stones Might Have Calcium Buildup in Blood Vessels: Study

Spicing Up Your Meals Might Extend Your Life

Stand, Don't Sit, to Get Healthier, Researchers Say

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Statins Pose No Greater Harm to Memory, Study Suggests

Staying Fit May Delay Onset of High Cholesterol, Study Finds

Stent Treatment May Lower Stroke Disability

Stenting Outcomes Vary Widely Among U.S. Hospitals

Stents Meant to Prevent Stroke May Actually Boost Risk

Stress May Make Recovery From Heart Attack Harder for Younger Women

Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise

Stroke Ages Brain by 8 Years, Study Finds

Stroke Patients May Face Increased Risk of Suicide

Stroke Survivors Who Live Alone Face Higher Risk of Early Death: Study

Stroke Tied to Long-Term Mental Decline

Studies Reveal Gender Gap in Heart Care

Study Casts Doubt on Low-Dose Aspirin for Women Under 65

Study Challenges Salt Guidelines for Kids

Study Debunks Notion of 'Healthy Obesity'

Study Finds Link Between Cancer Diagnosis, Stroke Risk

Study Gauges Value of CT Scans for Heart Patients

Study Links Flu Vaccine to Short-Term Drop in Stroke Risk

Study Questions Safety of Adrenaline Shots for Cardiac Arrest

Study Refutes Notion That Obese Fare Better Against Chronic Ills

Study Sees Link Between High Cholesterol and Tendon Trouble

Study Ties Divorce to Higher Chance of Heart Attack

Study Ties Saunas to Lower Risk of Death From Heart Disease

Study: Lowering Beta-Blocker Dose May Boost Survival After Heart Attack

Sweetened Drinks May Damage Heart, Review Finds

Sweetened Drinks Might Raise Men's Risk for Heart Failure

Tackling Obesity May Ease a Dangerous Irregular Heartbeat

Taking Blood Pressure Drugs at Night May Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Terrorism Fears May Shorten Your Life, Study Finds

Test Endurance Athletes for Heart Woes While They Exercise: Study

Text Messages Remind People to Take Medications

The Physically Active Less Prone to Post-Heart Attack Depression

Tight Blood Sugar Control Helps the Heart in Type 2 Diabetes

Timing of First Period Tied to Women's Later Heart Risk: Study

Tiny Brain Lesions Linked to Raised Risk of Stroke Death

To Protect Your Aging Brain, Start With Exercise

Too Few Heart Attack Patients Get Cardiac Rehab, Study Finds

Too Few Older Heart Attack Patients Get Implanted Defibrillators, Study Finds

Too Few U.S. Hispanics Have Cholesterol Under Control

Too Much Alcohol at Midlife Raises Stroke Risk, Study Finds

Too Much Sitting Hurts Heart Patients' Health

Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Harm the Heart

Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Up Stroke Risk for Those With High Blood Pressure

Trauma, PTSD May Raise Women's Odds of Heart Attack, Stroke: Study

Traumatic Life Events May Harm Women's Hearts, Study Suggests

Treating Sleep Apnea May Help Those With Heart Rhythm Disorder

Two Measures of Heart Health May Hint at Seniors' Independence

Type 1 Diabetes More Deadly for Women Than Men, Study Finds

U.S. Advisers Rethink Cholesterol Risk From Foods: Report

U.S. Deaths Due to High Blood Pressure Keep Rising: CDC

U.S. Smoking Deaths May Be Underestimated, Study Suggests

Ultra-Early Stroke Care Can Start With Paramedics: Study

Uric Acid May Limit Stroke Disability In Women

Using 'Heartphone' to Detect Cardiac Irregularity

Veggie-Rich Diets May Mean Lower Heart Risks

Very Obese Kids May Face Higher Heart Risks Than Thought

Vitamin D Won't Help Fight High Blood Pressure, Researchers Say

'Walkable' Neighborhoods Boost Heart Health, Studies Find

Walking Group a Step Toward Better Health, Researchers Say

Was Beethoven Composing From His Heart?

Watch Upper Number on Blood Pressure for Younger Adults: Study

Wealthy Blacks Fare Worse Than Whites After Heart Attack: Study

Weight Loss May Help Control Common Irregular Heartbeat

Weightlessness in Space May Lower Blood Pressure in Astronauts

When Bystanders Give CPR Right Away, Lives Are Saved, Study Shows

When Heart Docs Are Away, Their High-Risk Patients May Fare Better

When Your Spouse Has a Stroke, Your Health May Suffer, Too

Where You're Treated for Heart Attack Matters

Whistle … and Walk … While You Work

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat

Why Heart Failure Patients Often Get Too Little Exercise

Why Women Should Lower Their Holiday Stress Level

Wide Variations Seen in U.S. Stroke Care

Widely Used Antibiotics May Raise Heart Risks, Review Finds

Wider Use of Statin Drugs Could Save Thousands More Lives: Report

Wildfires May Spark Heart Hazards for Miles Around

Wireless Pacemaker Shows Promise in Early Trial

Women and Blacks Fare Worse After Heart Attacks: Study

Women May Get Poorer Care Than Men Post-Heart Attack

Women Take Longer to Reach Hospital After Heart Attack

Workaholics May Face Higher Stroke Risk: Study

World's Population Is Getting Sicker, Study Shows

World's Tiniest Pacemaker Seems Safe, Effective in Trial

Worse Psoriasis, Less Healthy Arteries, Study Finds

Yoga May Cut Heart Disease Risk Factors

Younger Women Less Likely to Take Meds After Heart Attack

Younger Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Attack

Younger Women With Diabetes More Vulnerable to Heart Attack: Study

Your Heart Is Likely 'Older' Than You Are