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1 in 10 Heart Attack Patients May Have Undiagnosed Diabetes

3-D Model of Heart May Help Surgeons Fix Defects

A Bad Marriage Burdens an Aging Heart

A Doctor's 'People Skills' Affects Patients' Health

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

A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy

A-Fib Doesn't Mean You're Banished to the Sidelines

Another Win for the Mediterranean-Style Diet

Antibiotic Lowers Death Risk for Elderly Patients With Pneumonia: Study

Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some

Are Women More Likely to Survive Cardiac Arrest?

Are Your Heart Symptoms All in Your Head?

Aspirin May Not Protect Heart After Non-Cardiac Surgeries: Study

Asthma Raises Heart Attack Risk, Research Suggests

Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes

Beans, Lentils, Peas: Your Recipe for Lower Cholesterol?

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

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

Blood Test Shows Promise for Gauging Heart Attack Risk After Chest Pain

Can Diet Soft Drinks Contribute to Heart Trouble in Women?

Cardiac Arrest During Childbirth More Common Than Thought: Study

CDC to Launch Latest Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaign

Certain Heart Attacks Are Deadlier in Hospital

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

Chasing, Tackling Suspects Raises Cops' Odds of Sudden Death

Cholesterol Drug Vytorin Linked to Reduced Heart Attack Risk

Cocaine Can Cause Heart Problems: Study

Common Irregular Heartbeat May Pose Risks for Surgery Patients

Coordination of Heart Attack Care Trims Time to Treatment: Study

Could a 'Mediterranean' Diet Extend Your Life?

Could Certain Antidepressants Slow Alzheimer's?

Could Flu Raise Risk of Fatal Artery Tear?

Could Wine, Chocolate Help Shield Your Heart From Smog?

Counseling Urged for Obese People at Higher Odds for Heart Disease: Experts

CPR Phone Guidance Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival, Study Says

Daily Aspirin Fails to Help Older Hearts in Japanese Study

Daily Fish Oil Supplement May Not Help Your Heart: Studies

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

Deaths From Heart Disease Drop Quickly After Stent Procedure: Study

Depression After Heart Attack May Be More Common for Women

Depression Doubles Odds of Heart Attack for Younger Women: Study

Diabetes Complication Rates Drop Among U.S. Adults

Diabetes Treatment Falls Short as Heart Failure Drug in Study

Diet, Exercise Counseling Urged for Overweight Americans With Heart Risks

Doctors Aren't Discussing Sex With Heart Attack Survivors

Doctors' Groups Issue New Guidelines on Treating Common Irregular Heartbeat

Don't Judge a Pill by Its Color

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

Early Treatment for Depression May Be Good for the Heart

Emotional Stress Affects Women's Hearts

ER Visits for Common Irregular Heartbeat Are Rising, Study Finds

Even a Little Excess Weight Can Boost Blood Pressure: Study

Even Moderate Drinking Might Raise Odds for Irregular Heartbeat

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

Exercise Affects Men's, Women's Hearts Differently: Study

Exercise Crucial for Women's Heart Health After 30, Study Finds

Exercise May Guard Against Irregular Heartbeat in Older Women

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

FDA Advisers Revisit Heart Risks Posed by Painkillers

FDA Approves Blood Test That Gauges Heart Attack Risk

FDA Approves New Type of Anti-Clotting Drug

FDA Panel Sees No Heart-Safety Advantage With Naproxen

FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use

FDA to Investigate Diabetes Drug Saxagliptin for Possible Heart Failure Risk

FDA to Probe Testosterone Therapy Claims, Safety

FDA Will Review Safety of Testosterone Therapy

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

Fewer Heart Patients Now Dying From Heart Disease, Study Shows

Fish Oil Supplements Have Little Effect on Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later

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

For Many Men, Impotence Is Treatable Without Drugs

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

Getting Teeth Pulled Before Heart Surgery May Pose Serious Risks

Good Neighbors Are Good for Your Heart, Study Says

Health Tip: Troubled by High Triglycerides?

Healthy Adults Shouldn't Take Vitamin E, Beta Carotene: Expert Panel

Heart Attack in Middle Age May Be Tougher on Women

Heart Attack Patients Face Greater Death Risk if Any Treatment Step Missed: Study

Heart Attack Patients Treated at Night, Weekends May Have Worse Outcomes

Heart Attack Risk Rises in Hours After Angry Outburst: Study

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

Heart Failure Drug Might Help Reduce Hospitalizations

Heart Failure Therapy May Benefit Women More Than Men

Heart Medication Digoxin Linked to Higher Risk of Death for Some

Heart Monitoring May Prevent Some Strokes, Study Suggests

Heart Patients Without Artery Plaque Buildup Still Face Risks: Study

High-Fiber Diet May Aid Heart Attack Survivors

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

Home Exercise Boosts Heart Patients' Frame of Mind

Hospital Safety Improves for Heart Patients, Study Finds

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

Implantable Heart Devices Work, Regardless of Race: Study

Implanted Monitor May Help Spot Dangerous Heart Rhythm After Stroke

Injected Gel Might Someday Help Treat Heart Failure

Insulin-Metformin Combo Tied to Poorer Survival in Diabetes Study

Intensive Insulin Therapy Might Aid Diabetics After Heart Attack

Ironclad Findings About Red Meat's Harms?

Is Healthy Obesity a Myth?

Is Obesity an Advantage After Heart Procedures?

Kids Who Need Heart Transplant Should Get the First Available, Study Says

Latest Study Finds No Link Between Testosterone Supplements, Heart Attack

Living a Full Life, Irregular Heartbeat and All

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

Losing Weight at Any Age May Help the Heart

Many Delay Blood Thinners After Stent Placement, Risking Death

Many Hispanic Women Unaware of Heart Disease Risk Factors

Many Patients Have Pain After Heart Surgery, Study Finds

Marriage Does Help the Heart, Study Finds

Merck Recalls Cholesterol Drug Liptruzet

'Microparticles' Show Promise in Healing Damaged Hearts

Minority Patients Less Likely to Stick With Heart Attack Meds: Study

More Advanced Emergency Care May Be Worse for Cardiac Arrest Victims: Study

More Americans Controlling Their High Blood Pressure

More Americans Getting High Blood Pressure Under Control: CDC

More Americans Hospitalized for Irregular Heartbeat, Study Finds

More Americans Working to Control Blood Pressure, Cholesterol: CDC

More Hispanics Took Heart Meds After Medicare Part D Launch

More Painkillers May Raise Heart Risks for Older Women: Review

More Specialists Question Safety of Testosterone Therapy for Older Men

Much More Must Be Done to Lower Smoking Rates, Experts Say

Mutant Gene Spurs Dangerous Heart Condition in Newfoundland Dogs: Study

New Drug Lowers Cholesterol Beyond What Statins Can Do, Study Finds

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

Nine of 10 American Kids Eat Too Much Salt: CDC

No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults

Nursing Home Care May Be Out of Reach for Many Aging 'Boomers': Study

Obese Kids May Show Early Signs of Heart Trouble

Obesity May Shorten Lives By Almost 4 Years: Study

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

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

Oxygen May Not Help Heart Attack Victims

Post-Katrina Heart Woes Persisted at Least 6 Years

Pot Smoking May Pose Heart Dangers, Study Suggests

Potassium Supplements May Help Some Heart Failure Patients

Prescription Drug Use Continues to Climb in U.S.

Preventive Steroids May Not Help Heart Bypass

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

Protect Yourself in Icy Temperatures, Heavy Snow

Quitting Smokeless Tobacco May Boost Survival After Heart Attack

Race Doesn't Affect Obesity's Toll on Health

Reports of Chest Pain Down For Whites, But Not Blacks

Researchers Find Gene Mutation That May Protect Against Heart Disease

Researchers Shed Light on Link Between Stress, Heart Trouble

Resveratrol in Red Wine May Not Be Such a Health Booster, After All

Scientists Spot How Bacterial Pneumonia Damages the Heart

Screen Older, Male Smokers for Type of Aneurysm, Experts Say

Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Give Your Heart an Unwelcome Buzz

Short Walks Can Offset Long Stretches of Sitting

Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray

Smog Linked to Higher Heart Attack Risk

Smoke-Free Policies May Protect the Heart

Social Support May Be Key to Heart Attack Recovery

Solar Flares Might Actually Help Some Heart Patients

Some Breast Cancer Patients May Get Drug-Linked Heart Failure: Study

Some Jobs Harder on the Heart Than Others, Report Finds

Southeastern States Have Highest Rates of Preventable Deaths

Space Travel Alters Shape of Human Heart, Study Reports

Statin Users Eating More Bad Food Than a Decade Ago, Study Shows

Stem Cells May Rejuvenate Failing Hearts, Study Suggests

Stress Affects Women, Men With Heart Disease Differently, Study Shows

Study Adds to Signs Linking HIV to Heart Trouble

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

Study Compares Tissue-Based or Mechanical Replacement Heart Valves

Study Finds No Added Benefit From Routine Heart Scans for Diabetics

Study Questions Safety of Adrenaline Shots for Cardiac Arrest

Study Questions Use of Beta Blockers Before Heart Bypass Surgery

Study Ties Daylight Saving Time Change to Rise in Heart Attacks

Sudden Cardiac Death a Risk for Women Living Near Major Roads: Study

Survey Finds Most Americans Misinformed About Heart Disease

Take Heart: Mediterranean Diet Combats Type 2 Diabetes, Study Says

Taking Care of Your Heart

Teen Sisters Develop Ways to Measure Lung, Heart Damage

Testosterone Products Must Warn About Risk of Venous Clots: FDA

Testosterone Therapy Might Increase Heart Attack Risk: Study

Text Messages Remind People to Take Medications

There May Be Such a Thing as 'Too Much Exercise'

Timing of Heart Attack Tied to Death Risk

Too Many Heart Scans May Pose Radiation Risks, Cardiologists Say

Too Much Running Tied to Shorter Lifespan, Studies Find

Tragedies Do Cause Broken Hearts, Study Suggests

Transfusions Risky During Certain Heart Procedures, Study Finds

Treating Irregular Heartbeat With Digoxin May Come With Risks

Vegetarian Diet May Help Lower Blood Pressure, Research Suggests

Vigorous Exertion at Work May Trigger Heart Attacks, Strokes

Warfarin Safe for Kidney Patients With Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Weight-Loss Surgery Cuts Risk for Heart Attack, Death: Study

Wireless ECG Speeds Up Heart Attack Treatments, Study Shows

'Wireless' Pacemaker Working Well So Far, Researchers Say

Women Face Delays in Heart Attack Care Compared to Men: Study

Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Trouble

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

Younger Adults Who've Had Shingles May Face Higher Stroke Risk

Zontivity Approved For People at High-Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke