Having Type 2 diabetes or heart failure independently increases the risk for getting the other, and both often occur together, further worsening a patient’s health, quality of life and care costs, a new report says.
A new generation of tobacco products threatens to addict a new generation of users to nicotine, a report warns.
A new study shows people with mild heart defects have an increased risk of cardiovascular problems later in life.
Spending your golden years in a place with lots of trees and other greenery can be visually pleasing – and it also might be good for your heart, according to a new study.
Night-to-night changes in when people get to sleep and how long they sleep could impact cardiovascular risk, according to a new study.
Brushing your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes may lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases, a study suggests.
Preliminary research suggests African-American patients may experience longer wait times than other racial and ethnic groups.
Exposure to high cholesterol over a lifetime can increase the risk for heart attack or stroke. Scientific guidelines say managing this waxy, fat-like substance in the blood should be a concern for all ages.
Getting people to exercise isn’t as easy as dangling money in front of them like a carrot in front of a hungry horse. It turns out, it’s better to show them the money and then threaten to take it away.
A varied, quality diet could help prevent hospitalizations and even death among patients with heart failure, according to a recent study.
There’s plenty of evidence showing that eating right, exercising and other good habits make for a healthy heart. Those behaviors help keep our brains sharper, too, two studies show.
When it comes to physical activity, experts say more movement is great – but more movement with greater intensity is best. Google Fit now knows the difference.