If you’re newly diagnosed with carotid artery disease, know that making lifestyle changes and getting ongoing care can help you avoid the problems of atherosclerosis – and live a long, healthy life.
Clogged arteries in your legs or arms can signal potentially lethal blocked coronary arteries. Read more to learn who should be tested and who should not.
Experimental, bioabsorbable scaffolds are designed to keep blood vessels open and improve blood flow. Researchers are exploring the pros and cons of this advanced stent.
Intriguing results were found during the recent Aquarius study of the blood pressure medication aliskiren. Aliskiren takers had a lower risk of sudden death, stroke and heart attacks.
Results of recent studies reinforce the current scientific wisdom that eating large amounts of red meat is bad for your cardiovascular health. But don't throw out your steak knives just yet.
Adults suffering strokes under the age of 50 are at increased risk of dying within 20 years, a new study finds.
If you have coronary artery disease (CAD) your risk of heart attack or stroke increases. Find out what you can do to prevent or treat CAD from Cleveland Clinic physicians during a live webchat Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at noon (ET).
Good dental care is about more than just keeping your teeth and gums healthy — it’s about keeping your entire body healthy. Get started with these four tips.
A recent study finds clues to the causes of atherosclerosis, or hardening arteries. One day, it may lead to way to prevent this condition.
Ask questions and get answers about peripheral artery disease from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Thursday, September 6, 2012, at noon (ET).