Keys to Heart Disease Care: Communication and Trust
MONDAY, April 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- People with heart
disease may fare better when they feel they can trust and talk to
their doctor, two new studies suggest.
What You Need to Know About Cholesterol
MONDAY, March 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Cholesterol plays a
vital role in your health, so it's important to understand the
different types of cholesterol and how to influence their levels, a
heart specialist says.
Guidelines May Miss Need for Statins in Many U.S. Blacks
SATURDAY, March 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. medical
organizations have conflicting guidelines on the use of
cholesterol-lowering statin drugs in blacks, a new study finds.
Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
FRIDAY, March 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A primitive Amazonian
tribe appears to have the best heart health in the world, living a
simple existence that inadvertently provides them extraordinary
protection against heart disease, researchers report.
Health Tip: Help Kids Maintain Healthy Cholesterol
(HealthDay News) -- Most people don't worry about high
cholesterol until they become adults, but the truth is that
cholesterol can be a problem in childhood.
Heart Disease Kicks in Earlier for Obese People
THURSDAY, March 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Overweight and obese
people tend to develop heart disease at an earlier age, living with
chronic illness for much longer than those of a healthy weight, a
new study shows.
1 in 7 Obese People Has Normal Blood Pressure, Cholesterol
THURSDAY, March 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Can people really be
healthy and obese?
Cholesterol's Impact on Heart Attack Risk May Change With Age
WEDNESDAY, March 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Cholesterol's
impact on heart attack may differ by age, new research
What Works Best to Help Overweight Folks Eat Healthier?
MONDAY, Feb. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Getting overweight
adults to adopt new heart-healthy eating habits is an uphill
battle. But giving them a handout about nutrition may be better
than nothing, new research suggests.
Could Parkinson's Disease Raise Stroke Risk?
THURSDAY, Feb. 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A large new analysis
suggests there may some type of link between Parkinson's disease
and the risk for stroke.