How much do healthy habits matter? A lot! Here are five habits that experts say could add up to 14 years to your life.
Extra pounds can hurt your heart. But two surgical options can produce rapid, profound weight loss that helps resolve cardiovascular risk factors and lowers heart attack risk.
What’s the link between restless leg syndrome and your heart health? Our expert explains.
For the first time in a decade, there are new guidelines spelling out exactly how much exercise you need. Preventive cardiologist Haitham Ahmed, MD, MPH, explains what they are and why exercise (even if you don’t fully meet the guidelines!) is so important.
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Cleveland Clinic and European investigators have found that a biomarker for inflammation predicts a person’s cardiovascular risk better than any other scoring or testing method available.
Summer heat — especially during exercise — can be hard on the heart. Learn what you need to know
A Cleveland Clinic survey reveals that many Americans are surprisingly ill-prepared to deal with heart attack and sudden cardiac arrest. Explore survey highlights in this infographic.
Learn how to recognize and prevent silent heart attack, sudden cardiac arrest and other heart disorders. Get tips on heart-healthy eating (plus recipes). And discover the right way to do CPR.
Lots of people believe coconut oil is heart-healthy. A dietitian explains what the research — and the American Heart Association — have to say about this controversial oil.
Researchers suspect sleep apnea causes abnormal heart rhythms, which lead to sudden cardiac death.