Don’t undermine the effectiveness of your heart medications. Taking one pill cannot save us from bad habits. Find out what you need to do for a healthier heart.
People can be at risk for type 2 diabetes without even realizing it. Know the risk factors and work on what you can control.There is a lot you can do to prevent and if needed, control diabetes.
There’s a controversy in the world of heart disease prevention that may affect millions of people: the one-third of all American adults who have increased risk of heart attack and stroke.
If you're watching your cholesterol, as we all should, find tips to keeping those numbers in check. Also, to accompany your holiday table, try our homemade cinnamon cranberry sauce recipe, which has 0 milligrams of cholesterol.
New heart guidelines take a dramatic turn, recommending greatly increased use of cholesterol-lowering statin medications.
When statins don’t lower cholesterol enough or cause intolerable side effects, PCSK9 inhibitors promise to be an excellent alternative.
Statins lower cholesterol to prevent heart attack and stroke. A study looked at muscle discomfort on statins and exercise. Our expert says a different regimen relieves muscle symptoms in two-thirds of patients.
While the average life expectancy is increasing, not everyone is enjoying a good quality of life. Here’s how you can decrease your risk of chronic disease and increase your odds of living not just longer — but better.
Could a “super hero” protein fight off cancer? Results from recent studies nominate a likely candidate, one already hard at work in your body, keeping your heart healthy.
An American Heart Association report shows slow progress toward the goal of reducing cardiovascular and stroke death by 2020. Cleveland Clinic Cardiologist Steven Nissen, MD, talks about why we, as a nation, need to eat better, consume less and get moving.