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1 in 8 American Adults Still Have High Cholesterol: CDC

45-Minute Class Helps Middle Schoolers Master CPR Basics

6 Ways Women Can Take Care of Their Tickers

9 Out of 10 Strokes Could Be Prevented, Study Finds

A Daily Cup of Tea May Soothe Your Heart

A Healthy Heart May Protect an Aging Brain

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

ADHD Meds May Pose Heart Risks for Some Kids

After Heart Attack, New Threat: Heart Failure

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

Are Omega-3s Linked to Lower Risk for Fatal Heart Attack?

Arm Artery Access Safer for Angioplasty, Review Finds

Beet Juice Boosts Muscle Power in Heart Patients

Big Swings in Blood Pressure Could Spell Trouble

Black Heart Attack Victims More Likely to Have Ambulance Diverted

Blood Pressure May Soar if You Live Near an Airport

Brain Bleed Risk From Warfarin May Be Higher Than Thought

Brain Scans Give Clues to Stress-Heart Attack Link

Cancer May Be a Hidden Danger to the Heart: Report

Carbon Monoxide Levels in Breath Might Point to Stroke Risk

Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime

Cholesterol in Eggs May Not Hurt Heart Health: Study

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

Common Irregular Heartbeat May Hamper Seniors' Walking Ability

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?

CPR Help as Near as Your Phone

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

Daytime Sleepiness, Long Naps Linked to Heart Risks: Study

Death of Loved One May Trigger Heart Rhythm Trouble

Delaying 2nd Shock After Cardiac Arrest Won't Boost Survival: Study

Depressed Black Americans May Be at Risk for Heart Woes

Depression Common for Heart Attack Survivors, And More May Need Help

Depression Tied to Worse Outcomes for Heart Patients

Diabetes Drug Victoza May Help the Heart: Study

Diabetes Plus Kidney Problems May Raise Heart Risks

Diabetes Takes a Toll on Women's Hearts

Diabetes Ups Risk of Heart Attack Death

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

Dietary Mineral Could Be One Key to Blood Pressure Control

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

Early Treatment Improves Heart Attack Outcomes, Study Finds

Even High-Fat Mediterranean Diet Good for You: Review

Even Your Heart May Benefit From Extra Education

Exercise Regularly and Your Heart Will Thank You

Expert Panel Reaffirms Daily Aspirin's Use Against Heart Disease, Colon Cancer

FDA Approves First Wire-Free Pacemaker

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

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

Focus on Healthy Foods, Not Avoiding 'Bad' Ones, for Heart Health: Study

Football Linemen at Higher Risk for Heart Troubles, Study Finds

For Better Heart Care, Get a Pharmacist on Your Team

Gaps in Care Can Harm Patients After Heart Attack

Gel Injections May Help Heart Failure Patients

Genetic High-Cholesterol Condition More Common Than Thought

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

Half of Heart Attacks Might Be 'Silent'

Happiness Might Sometimes Harm Your Heart, Study Finds

Has Butter Gotten a Bad Rap?

Health Tip: Pack Your Pantry With Heart-Healthy Staples

Health Tip: Protect Your Heart

Healthy Habits Help Reduce Risk of Heart Failure, Study Finds

Heart Attack Help? There's an App for That

Heart Attack Shouldn't End Your Sex Life

Heart Attack Treatment Often Delayed for Former Bypass Patients

Heart Attacks Striking Younger, Fatter Americans: Study

Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

Heart Disease Down Among Over-40 Americans

Heart Disease Now Kills 1 of Every 3 Americans

Heart Failure After Heart Attack Tied to Cancer Risk in Study

Heart Patients Worldwide Missing Out on Key Drugs

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

High-Salt Diets May Raise Heart Risks for Kidney Patients

Immune Cells Repair Damage to Blood-Brain Barrier in Mice

Implanted Defibrillators Restore Healthy Heart Function to Many: Study

Inherited Cholesterol Disorder Significantly Boosts Heart Risks

Irregular Heart Beat May Pose Bigger Threat to Women

Joe Montana Scoring Points Against Heart Disease

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

Just 6 Percent of Chest Pain Cases in ER Are Life-Threatening: Study

Just a Little of Statins' Effect Enough to Help Heart: Study

Knee, Hip Replacement Surgeries Linked to Heart Risks

Lifesaving Defibrillators Often Behind Locked Doors, Study Finds

Lonely, Isolated People May Be Prone to Heart Disease, Stroke

Lower Blood Pressure Target Could Save Lives: Study

Lower Fruit, Vegetable Prices Might Save Lives

Lowering Body Temperature May Help Cardiac Arrest Patients

Major Study Calls for Even Tighter Control of High Blood Pressure

Many Americans May Experience 'Silent' Heart Attack

Many Critically Ill Patients Lack 'Do Not Resuscitate' Orders

Many Who Survive Cardiac Arrest Don't Suffer Brain Damage

Marriage a Boost for Heart Attack Survivors

Men Face Greater Risk of Cardiac Arrest: Study

Metformin Safer for Heart Than Other Common Type 2 Diabetes Drugs: Study

Mixed News on Drinking and Heart Health

More Evidence That Smog a Heart Threat

More Evidence That Southern Cooking Boosts Heart Risk

New Advisory Says Some Athletes With Heart Conditions OK to Play

New Drug May Help Fight Heart Failure

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

Night Shift Work May Be Tough on a Woman's Heart

Obesity in Teens Seems to Raise Risk for Illness, Death in Middle Age

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

Older Smokers With Migraines May Face Added Stroke Risk

One Alcoholic Drink Might Temporarily Bump Up Heart Risk

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

Only 1 in 10 With Heart Failure Sent to Rehab Programs

Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study

Optimistic Outlook May Boost Hispanics' Heart Health

Optimistic Outlook May Boost Recovery After Heart Attack

Parents, Take Heed: Your Kids Copy Your Heart Health Habits

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

Physically Fit May Bounce Back Better After Heart Attack

Poor Leg Circulation Hits Women With Kidney Disease Earlier Than Men

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

Positive Outlook May Help Heart Disease Patients Heal

Progress Against Heart Deaths Starting to Wane, Report Warns

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

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

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

Sense of Purpose in Life May Boost Longevity, Heart Health

Sensitive Blood Test May Help Rule Out Heart Attack

Severe Obesity May Boost Infection Risk After Heart Surgery

Sex Is Safe for Heart Patients With a Defibrillator

Shift Workers at Greater Risk of Heart Ills, Study Says

Shingles Linked to Raised Heart Risks for Seniors, Study Finds

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

Shouting? The 'Silent Treatment'? How Spouses Argue Linked to Physical Ills

Side Effects Cause Some to Stop Taking Blood Thinner Brilinta

Sleep Apnea May Raise Risks for Angioplasty Patients

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

Sleep Apnea Tied to Complications After Angioplasty

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

Some Blood Pressure Drugs May Be Risky for Certain Surgery Patients

Spikes in Blood Pressure Don't Always Need ER Care

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

Statewide Training on Cardiac Arrest Saves Lives in N. Carolina

Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise Against Heart Failure

Still Tired After Getting Your Zzz's? You Might Have Sleep Apnea

Stress Management Training May Help Cardiac Rehab Patients

Studies Reveal Gender Gap in Heart Care

Study Cites the Fats That Could Shorten Your Life

Study Finds No Heart Risk From SSRI Antidepressants

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

Surgery, Stents Equally Effective for Opening Neck Arteries: Study

The Physically Active Less Prone to Post-Heart Attack Depression

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

Too Few Heart Attack Patients Get Cardiac Rehab, Study Finds

Too Few U.S. Hispanics Have Cholesterol Under Control

Too Much Sitting Can Harm Older, Female Heart Attack Survivors

Too Much Sitting Hurts Heart Patients' Health

Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Harm the Heart

Toothlessness a Clue to Deadly Heart Disease?

Treating Depression Might Help Stem Heart Woes: Study

U.S. Heart Disease Deaths Shifting South

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

Warfarin Can Be Safe, Effective for People With Irregular Heartbeat

Watch Walking to Gauge Health After Heart Surgery

Wealthy Blacks Fare Worse Than Whites After Heart Attack: Study

Wearable 'Defibrillator-in-a-Vest' May Help Some Heart Patients

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

Why Women Should Lower Their Holiday Stress Level

Widely Used Antibiotics May Raise Heart Risks, Review Finds

Wireless Pacemaker Shows Promise in Early Trial

Women and Blacks Fare Worse After Heart Attacks: Study

Women Get Worse Cardiac Arrest Care Than Men: Study

Women May Get Poorer Care Than Men Post-Heart Attack

Women May Not Be Aware of Heart Disease Risks

Women Twice as Likely to Die From Severe Heart Attack, Study Finds

Women With Migraine May Face Higher Threat of Heart Disease, Stroke

Women, Men Share Similar Symptoms of Heart Disease

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

Workaholics May Face Higher Stroke Risk: Study

Worse Psoriasis, Less Healthy Arteries, Study Finds

Younger Female Heart Patients More Likely to Need Follow-Up Care

Younger Women Less Likely to Take Meds After Heart Attack

Younger Women With Diabetes More Vulnerable to Heart Attack: Study

Your Heart Is Likely 'Older' Than You Are

Your Income, Hometown May Be Key to Your Lifespan