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Heart Disease, Stroke Cutting Black Lives Short: Life span about three years less than for whites, heart association statement says
Yoga + Aerobics Doubles Heart Benefits: Combined, these exercises are better than either alone, study suggests
Could Too Much Exercise Be Bad for Men's Hearts?: Maybe, but only for white men, study suggests
Even a Little Walking Can Lengthen Your Life: Less than the recommended 150 minutes a week still seemed to help, study found
Avoiding Alcohol Helps the Heart Beat Better: Each decade of teetotaling lowers risk of atrial fibrillation, study finds
Homicides Devastate Black Communities, But Prevention Gets Little Funding: Discrepancy hurts black Americans more than whites, researchers say
A-Fib Hits Men Earlier Than Women: Excess weight also ups risk for the heart rhythm disorder, study says
Nearly 4 in 10 U.S. Adults Now Obese: CDC stats show growing epidemic that means more illness and health care costs, health experts say
Trauma's Toll on a Woman's Heart: Study found those who experienced 3 or more tragedies were more likely to have signs of cardiovascular trouble
Tai Chi: A Gentler Way to Exercise for Ailing Hearts: Gentle movements may be a steppingstone to traditional exercise
Stroke Risk Factors Are Rising: More people survive these brain attacks, but the health problems that cause stroke aren't going away
A Man's Health May Rely on Health of His Marriage: Heart risk factors improve when married life is good, decline when it's not, study finds
Can Sauna Sweats Lower Your Blood Pressure?: Frequent bathers reaped the most benefits in Finnish study
Surviving Congenital Heart Disease as Child Not a Ticket to Good Health: Many of these children can also suffer from illnesses such as autism and respiratory conditions, study says
Hockey Viewers' Hearts May Pay a Penalty: Attending an exciting game can double the heart rate of spectators
Too Little of This Vitamin Could Harm Young Hearts: Leafy green veggies are a good source of the vital nutrient
Surviving Heart Attack Often Means Leaving Job Behind: Danish research suggests more support needed for workers
Measuring 30-Day Death Risk in Heart Failure Patients: Researchers develop 13-point assessment
Blood Thinners Can Come With Dangerous Side Effects: Newer class of drugs can interact with multiple medications, researchers report
Could Skipping Breakfast Feed Heart Disease?: Forgoing morning meal may reduce cardiac health and boost odds for diabetes, study suggests
Can You 'Om' Your Way to a Healthy Heart?: American Heart Association says meditation may help, but don't forgo traditional medicine
Delays in Diagnosis Hurt Women Who Have Heart Disease: Study found they were less likely to receive surgeries involving multiple artery grafts
Many Patients Denied Costly New Cholesterol Drugs: Insurers and high copays limit use of PCSK9 inhibitors, study says
The Benefits of Simply Moving More: You can improve heart health without structured exercise
Stopping Aspirin Tied to Quick Rise in Heart Attack, Stroke Risk: Swedish study finds those who quit the daily low-dose pill face a more rapid risk of cardio woes