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1 in 8 American Adults Still Have High Cholesterol: CDC

45-Minute Class Helps Middle Schoolers Master CPR Basics

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

A Newborn's Heart Attack Shows Heart Can Regrow, Recover

A Sense of Purpose May Help Your Heart

Activity Improves Survival for Those With Implanted Defibrillators

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

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

All High-Risk Patients Should Get Blood Pressure Meds: Study

Americans Still Consume Too Much Salt: CDC

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

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

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

Botox: An Rx for Irregular Heartbeat After Cardiac Surgery?

Breast-Feeding Tied to Healthier Arteries in Middle Age

Bystander CPR Linked to Better Outcomes After Cardiac Arrest

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

Can Smartphones Interfere With Pacemakers?

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

Cancer May Be a Hidden Danger to the Heart: Report

Carbon Monoxide Levels in Breath Might Point to Stroke Risk

Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study

Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime

Cholesterol Drugs May Boost Outcomes After Bypass

Chronic Ills May Add Up to a Shortened Life Span

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

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

Could a Texting App Help Your Heart?

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

Could Your Smartphone Help Boost Your Heart Health?

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

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

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

Depressed Black Americans May Be at Risk for Heart Woes

Diabetes Takes a Toll on Women's Hearts

Did Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Have a 'Hole in His Heart'?

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

Drug May Be Antidote to Bleeding Tied to Blood Thinner Pradaxa

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

Early Onset Hot Flashes May Point to Raised Heart Disease Risk

Early Studies See No Heart Risk From Testosterone Therapy

Early Treatment Improves Heart Attack Outcomes, Study Finds

Easing Depression May Boost Heart Health, Study Finds

Exercise Regularly and Your Heart Will Thank You

Experimental Drug Shows Promise in Lowering Cholesterol, Heart Attack Risk

Experts Urge Caution With Popular Painkillers After FDA Warning

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of 2nd New Cholesterol Drug

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of First of 2 New Cholesterol Drugs

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

FDA OKs First of New Class of Cholesterol Drugs

FDA Strengthens Heart Attack, Stroke Warning for Popular Painkillers

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

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

Fidgeting Might Be Good for Your Health

Fitness Could Raise Survival After First Heart Attack

Fitness in Youth Can Pay Off Decades Later: Study

Flu Shot May Guard Against Irregular Heart Rate: Study

Football Linemen at Higher Risk for Heart Troubles, Study Finds

Gel Injections May Help Heart Failure Patients

Genes May Be Tied to Cardiac Arrest Risk in Dialysis Patients

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

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

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

Hand-Grip Strength May Provide Clues to Heart Health

Health Benefits of Moderate Drinking Overblown: Report

Healthy Habits Help Reduce Risk of Heart Failure, Study Finds

Heart Association's Stroke Guidelines Support Clot-Removing Device

Heart Attack Shouldn't End Your Sex Life

Heart Attack Treatment Often Delayed for Former Bypass Patients

Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

Heart Disease Now Kills 1 of Every 3 Americans

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 Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

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

Hearts Entombed With Loved Ones Give Clues to Cardiac Disease Centuries Ago

High Blood Sugar May Increase Heart Attack Complications: Study

High-Rise Living May Lower Your Chances of Surviving Cardiac Arrest

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

Hospitalization Rates Jump Near 'Fracking' Sites: Study

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

How Safe Is Exercise for Those With Common Irregular Heartbeat?

Immune Cells Repair Damage to Blood-Brain Barrier in Mice

Implanted Defibrillators Restore Healthy Heart Function to Many: Study

Irregular Heart Beat May Pose Bigger Threat to Women

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

Kidney Patients Living Longer on Dialysis, Study Shows

Knee, Hip Replacement Surgeries Linked to Heart Risks

Knowledge Is Power for Patients With Heart Failure

Lifesaving Defibrillators Often Behind Locked Doors, Study Finds

Light Activity a Boost to Seniors' Hearts

Love Coffee? Your Heart May, Too

Lower Blood Pressure Target Could Save Lives: Study

Lowering Body Temperature May Help Cardiac Arrest Patients

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 May Experience 'Silent' Heart Attack

Many Americans Trying to Cut Their Salt Intake: CDC

Many Critically Ill Patients Lack 'Do Not Resuscitate' Orders

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

Many U.S. Shoppers Choose Low-Salt Fare

Many Who Survive Cardiac Arrest Don't Suffer Brain Damage

Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

More Cases of High Blood Pressure in Less Affluent States

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

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

More Evidence That Southern Cooking Boosts Heart Risk

More People Dying of Heart Disease, Stroke Worldwide: Study

MRI May Help Gauge Stroke Risk in Those With Irregular Heartbeat

New Advisory Says Some Athletes With Heart Conditions OK to Play

New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol, Review Finds

New Drug May Help Fight Heart Failure

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

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

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

New U.S. Dietary Guidelines: Limit Sugar and Salt, Boost Fruit and Veggie Intake

Newer Blood Thinner Beats Heparin for Certain Heart Attacks

Newer Blood Thinner May Improve Outcomes for Heart Attack Survivors

Nuts Linked to Better Heart Health for Teens

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

Older Smokers With Migraines May Face Added Stroke Risk

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

One in Five U.S. Kids Over Age 5 Has Unhealthy Cholesterol: CDC

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

Only 1 in 10 With Heart Failure Sent to Rehab Programs

Optimistic Outlook May Boost Recovery After Heart Attack

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

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

Pouch in Heart May Trigger Unexplained Strokes: Study

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

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

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

Quitting Smoking Improves Angioplasty Outcome, Study Finds

Reduced Blood Flow to Back of Brain Raises Recurrent Stroke Risk: Study

Report: DASH Diet Best Overall Eating Plan

Rheumatoid Arthritis May Shorten Life Span: Study

Salt May Be Bad for More Than Your Blood Pressure

Scientists Pinpoint What Level of Vitamin D Promotes Heart Health

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

Seeing Their Clogged Arteries Can Spur Healthy Changes in Patients

Sense of Purpose in Life May Boost Longevity, Heart Health

Sensitive Blood Test May Help Rule Out Heart Attack

Sex Is Safe for Heart Patients With a Defibrillator

Shingles Linked to Raised Heart Risks for Seniors, Study Finds

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

Side Effects Cause Some to Stop Taking Blood Thinner Brilinta

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

Slow Heart Rate Doesn't Mean Early Death Risk: Study

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 Older Heart Patients Might Benefit From Aggressive Treatments

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

Stress May Undermine Heart Benefits of Exercise

Studies Reveal Gender Gap in Heart Care

Study Gauges Value of CT Scans for Heart Patients

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

Study: Tissue Heart Valves Seem Best for Middle-Aged Patients

Sudden Cardiac Arrest May Not Be So Sudden

Tackling Obesity May Ease a Dangerous Irregular Heartbeat

Test Endurance Athletes for Heart Woes While They Exercise: Study

The Physically Active Less Prone to Post-Heart Attack Depression

To Protect Your Aging Brain, Start With Exercise

Too Few Americans Are Taking Needed Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: CDC

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 Sitting Hurts Heart Patients' Health

Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Harm the Heart

Toothlessness a Clue to Deadly Heart Disease?

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

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

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

U.S. Task Force Backs Statins for Those 40 to 75 at Heightened Heart Risk

Veggie-Rich Diets May Mean Lower Heart Risks

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

Wealthy Blacks Fare Worse Than Whites After Heart Attack: Study

Weight-Loss Surgery Lowered Risk of Heart Attack, Type 2 Diabetes in Study

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

Why Women Should Lower Their Holiday Stress Level

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

Women's Heart Attacks Are Different Than Men's, Experts Stress

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

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