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6 Strategies to Avoid a Wintertime Heart Attack

Whatever their cause, heart symptoms should never be taken lightly—especially during the winter months. According to Cynthia Thaik, M.D., a cardiologist and member of the American College of Cardiolo…

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The Greatest Factor for Great Health

There is a substance in your blood that most people have never heard of, yet can increase the risk for over fifty diseases.  It’s called homocysteine and getting your levels of this substance under co…

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What Can Blood Tell You About Your Health? (Infographic)

While you may think of a blood test as nothing more than an annoying annual formality, there's a lot more that you can learn from your blood, as long as you know the right questions to ask it. This…

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Red Wine & Heart Attack Prevention

If only preventing a heart attack were as easy as sipping on a nice pinot noir. Well, it may be, according to this much-enjoyed research. Watch this to find out how.…

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The Health Benefits Of Finding Your Tribe

Most of us have been blessed to get at least glimpses into what it feels like to be part of a tribe. Maybe you felt that sense of belonging on your wedding day, when family and friends gathered from a…

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Complications of High Blood Pressure

Heart attacks occur when your arteries are clogged, but did you know that hypertension can cause that clogging? Find out why high blood pressure is "the silent killer."…

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Heart Attack or Heart Burn?

Heart Attack or Heart Burn? It's an all too common question. Unfortunately, the answer can be a matter of life or death. Watch this to find out how to tell the difference.…

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Heart Attacks Before Middle Age

When you're young, you're invincible. Or so you think. But sudden cardiac death and heart attacks do occasionally happen to people in their 20s or 30s. Find out why!…

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What is High Blood Pressure?

High blood pressure means that your blood is flowing through your arteries too forcefully. But how does that lead to a heart attack? Find out.…

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Three Types of Angina

"Angina: when it feels like a heart attack, but it's not--yet." If angina had a slogan, that could be it. Find out why the condition is so easily confused and what sets it apart.…

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