Doctors are urging the millions of people who work at a desk all day to stand up or walk around the office.
Your flu shot may be protecting you from more than just the flu. It could also protect you against the number one killer of Americans.
Recent research found that high levels of aircraft noise are associated with increased risks of stroke and heart disease.
An extra serving of fruits or vegetables could significantly prolong lives and save Americans billions in health care costs, according to a report released Wednesday by the Union of Concerned Scientists.
Could a simple, completely non-invasive test predict your risk for a heart attack just by measuring your finger?
A $100 million dollar gift from New York City philanthropists Renee and Robert Belfer was announced with much fanfare at Weill Cornell Medical College on Wednesday.
Many people make the switch to diet soda to be a bit healthier when they indulge, but a new study suggests that diet soda drinkers could be more susceptible to heart disease or a stroke.
A popular diet drug may be more dangerous than it is helpful, and the government is weighing in on what consumers should do. An FDA committee is considering pulling Meridia as studies show it can increase the risk of heart attacks for some.