Explore the possibilities here.

A  A  A
Related Items: daily news feed
 
1 in 3 Americans Lives an Hour or More From a Stroke Center

A Bit More Salt Each Day May Not Harm Older Adults

A Grateful Heart May Be a Healthy Heart

A Little Alcohol May Not Be Good for Your Heart After All

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

Air Pollution Linked to Increased Stroke Risk, Study Says

Americans' Blood Triglyceride Levels Dropping: CDC

Another Study Finds Mediterranean Diet May Cut Heart Risks

Another Study Links Mediterranean Diet to Better Heart Health

Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some

Anti-Clotting Drug Approved For Angioplasty

Are Heart Surgery Patients Losing Too Much Blood to Tests?

Are We Overdoing Salt Restrictions?

Are Women More Likely to Survive Cardiac Arrest?

Are Your Heart Symptoms All in Your Head?

Aspirin 'Resistance' May Make for Worse Strokes: Study

Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes

Barbershops Join Fight Against High Blood Pressure in Black Men

Bed Position Matters for Stroke Patients, Report Shows

Better Treatments Helping People With Enlarged Hearts Live Longer: Study

Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds

Big Jump in Doctor's Office Visits for Young Adults With Diabetes

Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men

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

Blood Pressure Seems to Stay Lower Longer in Fitter Men

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

BPA in Canned Goods May Raise Your Blood Pressure: Study

Brain Scans Yield Clues to Future Stroke Risk

Brief Interruption of Blood Supply to Limb Might Aid Heart Surgery: Study

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

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?

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

Certain Heart Dysfunction More Likely in Hispanic Women With Many Kids: Study

Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study

Certain Painkillers Tied to Raised Risk of Death After Stroke

Chasing, Tackling Suspects Raises Cops' Odds of Sudden Death

Childhood Obesity Brings Host of Health Problems, Researchers Report

Childhood Sex Abuse May Be Linked to Heart Disease Risk in Women

Children Prescribed Growth Hormone May Face Stroke Risk Later: Study

Cholesterol Drug Vytorin Linked to Reduced Heart Attack Risk

Cholesterol Drugs' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects, Review Finds

Cholesterol Drugs May Lower Stroke Risk for Healthy Older Adults

Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Help After Certain Strokes

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

Cluster of Heart Risk Factors Tied to Uterine Cancer Risk

Cocaine Can Cause Heart Problems: Study

Common Drug for Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Worse Outcomes

Common Irregular Heartbeat May Pose Risks for Surgery Patients

Common Painkillers Tied to Blood Clot Risk, Study Suggests

Cooling After Cardiac Arrest May Help Preserve Brain Function

COPD Raises Cardiac Death Risk for Those With Irregular Heartbeat

Corlanor Approved for Chronic Heart Failure

Could Chiropractic Manipulation of Your Neck Trigger a Stroke?

Could Smoggy Air Raise Your Anxiety Level?

Could Too Much Medication for Irregular Heartbeat Raise Dementia Risk?

Could Wine, Chocolate Help Shield Your Heart From Smog?

CPR Phone Guidance Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival, Study Says

Daily Aspirin Fails to Help Older Hearts in Japanese Study

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

Daily Exercise May Halve Risk for Heart Failure, Study Says

Daily Statin Might Raise Your Risk for Cataracts: Study

Deaths From Heart Disease Down, Up for Blood Pressure, Irregular Heartbeat

Deaths From Heart Disease Drop Quickly After Stent Procedure: Study

Dehydration Linked to Greater Stroke Damage

Depression After Heart Attack May Be More Common for Women

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

Diabetics Face Much Greater Risk of Heart Damage, Study Says

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

Diet, Exercise Counseling Urged for Overweight Americans With Heart Risks

Do Heart Surgery Patients Get Too Many Blood Tests?

Doctors Aren't Discussing Sex With Heart Attack Survivors

Doctors May Miss Out on Recommending Aspirin Therapy

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

Drug-Coated Balloon Catheter Approved

Early CPR Spurred by Smartphone Alerts Saves Lives

Early Hormone Therapy May Be Safe for Women's Hearts

Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of Irregular Heartbeat

Early Onset Hot Flashes May Point to Raised Heart Disease Risk

Early Signs of Plaque in Arteries Signals Future Heart Trouble: Study

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

Efforts to Curtail Tobacco Use Stalled in 2014, Report Says

E-Health Records May Not Boost Stroke Care

ER Visits for Common Irregular Heartbeat Are Rising, Study Finds

Even Elite Athletes May Have Heart Abnormalities

Even Moderate Drinking Might Raise Odds for Irregular Heartbeat

Even Slightly Elevated Blood Pressure May Pose Problems for Young Adults

Even Treated Depression May Raise Stroke Risk

Even With a Little Weight Gain, Quitting Smoking Is Still Healthier Choice

Exercise May Guard Against Irregular Heartbeat in Older Women

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 Reject Routine Screening for Narrowed Neck Arteries

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 Ban on Harmful Trans Fats Expected Soon

FDA Expands Approval for 'Valve in Valve' Aortic Replacement

FDA OKs New Anti-Clotting Drug for Heart Rhythm Disorder

FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use

FDA to Probe Testosterone Therapy Claims, Safety

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

Feeling 'Worn Out'? Your Heart May Pay the Price

Fish Oil Supplements Have Little Effect on Irregular Heartbeat: Study

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

For Heart Attack Survivors, More Exercise Isn't Always Better, Study Says

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

Fried Foods Tied to Raised Heart Failure Risk

Gel Implant Might Help Fight Heart Failure

Genes May Leave Short People Prone to Heart Disease

Genes May Make Some More Prone to Heart Disease When Under Stress

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

Good Neighbors Are Good for Your Heart, Study Says

Hand-Grip Strength May Provide Clues to Heart Health

Happy Childhood May Be Good for Your Heart

Health Risks After Stroke May Linger for at Least 5 Years: Study

Health Tip: Become a Heart-Healthy Chef

Health Tip: Coping With Heart Disease

Health Tip: Exercise Boosts Heart Health

Health Tip: Exercising With Heart Problems

Health Tip: Help Prevent Stroke

Health Tip: How Smoking Affects Your Heart

Health Tip: Living With Diabetes and Heart Disease

Health Tip: Reducing Your Chances of Heart Disease if You Have Diabetes

Health Tip: Risk Factors for Heart Disease in Women

Health Tip: Smoking Affects Your Heart

Health Tip: Take Seven Steps for Heart-Healthy Kids

Health Tip: Troubled by High Triglycerides?

Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills

Healthy Lifestyle Choices May Cut Women's Stroke Risk

Heart Association's Stroke Guidelines Support Clot-Removing Device

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

Heart Bypass Patients May Not Need Tight Blood Sugar Control: Study

Heart Device May Cut Stroke Risk in Those With Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Heart Docs Don't Recommend Routine ECGs for Young Athletes

Heart Drug Digoxin May Not Be Best for Some Heart Patients

Heart Groups Issue Updated Blood Pressure Guidelines

Heart Medication Digoxin Linked to Higher Risk of Death for Some

Heart Rate Changes Linked to Sexual Problems in Women

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Heart Studies Don't Reflect Real-World Patients, Study Finds

Heart Valve Repair Surgery May Ease Mental Health Symptoms, Too

High Blood Pressure in Middle Age, Weaker Brain Later?

High Blood Pressure May Boost Glaucoma Risk

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

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

High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics

Hispanic Women's Upbeat Outlook May Boost Heart Health

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

Home Exercise Boosts Heart Patients' Frame of Mind

Hormone Therapy May Up Heart-Related Deaths in Some Prostate Cancer Patients

How Intense Efforts Boosted Heart Health for One Maine Community

How Safe Is Exercise for Those With Common Irregular Heartbeat?

How to Lower Your Stroke Risk

'Ice Man' Mummy May Have Been at Risk of Heart Disease

If You Do Gain Weight, Polyunsaturated Fats May Prevent Some Damage

Immune System Genes May Change With the Seasons: Study

Improved Artificial Heart Valve Approved

Inflammatory Muscle Disorder May Raise Risk for Heart Attack, Stroke

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

Intense Therapy Helps Restore Arm Function Long After Stroke: Study

Irregular Heart Rhythm Ups Stroke Risk Soon After Heart Surgery

Irregular Heartbeat Doubles Risk for 'Silent Strokes,' Review Suggests

Is Milk Your Friend or Foe?

Is Obesity an Advantage After Heart Procedures?

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

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

Less Educated Smokers at Greatest Risk for Stroke, Study Finds

Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids

Light Activity a Boost to Seniors' Hearts

Long Sleep Time, Higher Stroke Risk?

'Longevity Gene' One Key to Long Life, Research Suggests

Long-Term Use of Aspirin Plus Blood Thinner Is Safe: Study

Love Coffee? Your Heart May, Too

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

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

Lower Blood Pressure Reduces First Stroke Risk: Study

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

Many Americans Ill-Informed About Heart Failure: Survey

Many Americans Trying to Cut Their Salt Intake: CDC

Many U.S. Shoppers Choose Low-Salt Fare

Many Women Unaware of Female-Specific Stroke Symptoms

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

Mental Decline a Risk Factor for Stroke, Study Suggests

Mental Decline Often Precedes a Stroke, Study Finds

Mental Illness, Homelessness Linked to Heart Disease in Study

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

Mini-Strokes May Lead to PTSD, Study Finds

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

More Americans Controlling Their High Blood Pressure

More Cases of High Blood Pressure in Less Affluent States

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 Painkillers May Raise Heart Risks for Older Women: Review

More People Dying of Heart Disease, Stroke Worldwide: Study

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 Seniors Could Use Statins Under New Guidelines

Motorized Stationary Bike May Help With Stroke Rehabilitation

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 Blood Pump System Approved

New Device Cleared to Reduce Stroke Risk

New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol, Review Finds

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

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

Niacin Doesn't Reduce Heart Problems, May Create Some, Research Finds

No TV or Obesity, But Ancient People Still Had Heart Disease

Noisy Neighborhoods Tied to Higher Stroke Risk

Number of Americans Taking Statins Keeps Rising: CDC

Obesity Can Cause 'Silent' Damage to Heart

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

Older Adults Can Safely Donate a Kidney, Study Finds

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

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

Outcomes Vary With Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Replacement

Oxygen May Not Help Heart Attack Victims

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

Pharmacists Key to Whether Patients Take Blood Thinners

Pneumonia Raises Heart Disease Risk for Years: Study

Poor Response to Statins May Mean Clogged Arteries

Poorer Blacks May Face Higher Odds of Heart Disease

Popular Heartburn Meds Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Attack

Popular Southern Fare May Harm Your Kidneys

Pouch in Heart May Trigger Unexplained Strokes: Study

Prescribe Blood Thinner Pradaxa With Caution, Study Warns

Preterm Delivery Linked to Heart Disease, Stroke Risk in Mothers

Preterm or Small Birth Tied to Long-Term Risks to Heart, Brain

Prisons That Bar Smoking May Boost Inmates' Health: Study

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

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

Psoriasis Tied to Raised Risk of Uncontrolled Blood Pressure

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 Find Gene Mutation That May Protect Against Heart Disease

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Resuming Blood Pressure Meds After Surgery Linked to Better Outcomes

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

Routine Heart Care Similar From Nurse Practitioners, Doctors: Study

Routine Pulse Check May Prevent Second Stroke, Study Says

Scientists Use Gene Therapy to Create 'Biological Pacemaker' in Pig Hearts

Seeing Their Clogged Arteries Can Spur Healthy Changes in Patients

Severe Obesity Cuts Up to 14 Years Off Life: Study

Severe Sleep Apnea May Boost Odds for Stubborn High Blood Pressure

Skin Cells Used to Create Heart Valve for Growing Kids

Smog May Be Harming Your Brain

Smokers Fare Worse After Heart Procedures, Study Finds

Smoking-Related Illnesses in U.S. Total 14 Million, Report Finds

Some Jobs Harder on the Heart Than Others, Report Finds

Some Older Heart Patients Might Benefit From Aggressive Treatments

Some Painkillers Tied to Bleeding Risk in Those With Abnormal Heartbeat

Some Stroke Survivors May Face Heightened Cancer Risk, Study Shows

Special Ambulance Delivers Vital Stroke Care More Quickly

Speedy Delivery of Clot-Busting Drug Helps Stroke Patients Avoid Disability

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Statins May Aid Survival From Colon Cancer

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

Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds

Stroke Ages Brain by 8 Years, Study Finds

Stroke Patients May Face Increased Risk of Suicide

Stroke Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Healthy Lifestyle

Stroke Rates Declining Among Seniors, Study Shows

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

Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots

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

Study Challenges Salt Guidelines for Kids

Study Compares Tissue-Based or Mechanical Replacement Heart Valves

Study Finds Link Between Cancer Diagnosis, Stroke Risk

Study Finds No Added Benefit From Routine Heart Scans for Diabetics

Study Finds U.S. Diets Still Contain Too Many Bad Fats

Study Gauges Value of CT Scans for Heart Patients

Study Links Potassium to Fewer Strokes in Older Women

Study Questions Safety of Adrenaline Shots for Cardiac Arrest

Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids

Study Ties Saunas to Lower Risk of Death From Heart Disease

Study: Vigorous Exercise Seems Safe for Heart Transplant Recipients

Surgery Soon After Stroke Can Be Risky: Study

Tackling Obesity May Ease a Dangerous Irregular Heartbeat

Technology Helps 'Locked-In' Stroke Patient Communicate

Terrorism Fears May Shorten Your Life, Study Finds

Text Messages Remind People to Take Medications

Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study

Tight Blood Sugar Control Helps the Heart in Type 2 Diabetes

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

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

Too Many Heart Scans May Pose Radiation Risks, Cardiologists Say

Too Much Alcohol at Midlife Raises Stroke Risk, Study Finds

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

Traffic Pollution Linked to Higher Levels of Obesity Hormone

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

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

Treating Irregular Heartbeat With Digoxin May Come With Risks

Treating Sleep Apnea May Help Those With Heart Rhythm Disorder

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. Life Expectancy Hits Record High of Nearly 79 Years: CDC

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

Ultra-Early Stroke Care Can Start With Paramedics: Study

Undiagnosed Sleep Problems May Be Common Among Firefighters

Using 'Heartphone' to Detect Cardiac Irregularity

Veggie-Rich Diets May Mean Lower Heart Risks

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

Waistlines of U.S. Kids Seem to Be Holding Steady, Study Finds

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

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

Where You're Treated for Heart Attack Matters

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat

'Wireless' Pacemaker Working Well So Far, Researchers Say

Women Take Longer to Reach Hospital After Heart Attack

Women With Heart Disease at Low Risk When Giving Birth: Study

Women, Blacks Hit Harder by Heart Disease Risk Factors

World's Tiniest Pacemaker Seems Safe, Effective in Trial

Younger Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Attack