If you drink soda every day, here’s why you might want to reconsider your habit.
If your heart skips a beat every time you treat yourself to black licorice — it may know something you don’t. In rare cases, black licorice can cause an irregular heartbeat. Find out how much is too much.
What’s not to love about this refreshing blend of tropical flavors: mango, coconut and lime, plus strawberries? Especially when you can squeeze in your minimum daily serving of veggies!
Heart disease causes more U.S. deaths yearly than all types of cancer combined. Yet myths about heart disease and its prevention persist. Discover the facts behind the fiction.
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Our expert explains why chronic high blood pressure is so bad for your body — and offers tips for lowering yours to an optimal level.
One in three U.S. adults has high blood pressure, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This means the force of blood pushing against their artery walls is too high, which can damage the arteries and greatly increase the risk of heart attack, stroke, heart failure and kidney failure. Lowering systolic blood pressure … Read More
How much do you know about your blood pressure and heart rate? Our cardiologist debunks common myths.
Kidney failure, also called renal failure, is known as a “silent killer.” But you can turn up the volume: Learn five signs of kidney failure and two risk factors for kidney disease to watch out for.