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Reducing TV viewing to less than one hour a day could help prevent heart disease

The FINANCIAL -- Watching too much TV is associated with increased risk of coronary heart disease regardless of an individual’s…

6 months ago

U.S. heart attack death rate among highest

Despite international guidelines, substantial differences found in treatment, outcomes in heart attack care across six high-income countries. The best way to…

7 months ago

Only alcohol – not caffeine, diet or lack of sleep – might trigger heart rhythm condition

New research from UC San Francisco that tested possible triggers of a common heart condition, including caffeine, sleep deprivation and…

12 months ago

Diet, Exercise, and Sleep Affect Heart Health, but Why?

Hamburgers may not cause heart attacks, but we have long known that lifestyle choices —including diet, exercise, and sleep patterns…

1 year ago

Where you Live May Affect your Survival After Heart Attack

The FINANCIAL -- Kaiser Permanente study finds heart attack survivors from disadvantaged neighborhoods face higher risk of death within 5…

1 year ago

Coffee Doesn’t Raise Your Risk for Heart Rhythm Problems

In the largest study of its kind, an investigation by UC San Francisco has found no evidence that moderate coffee…

1 year ago

The Risk of Scottish Veterans Developing Heart Disease is Improving

The FINANCIAL -- The study  led by the University of Glasgow, in partnership with the Forces in Mind Trust and…

1 year ago