Federal Recommendations For Heart Disease Prevention Could Cause Spike In Statin UseRecommendations from a federal task force could nearly double the number of Americans taking cholesterol lowering drugs.
Study: Rotating Shift Work Could Boost Risk Of Coronary Heart DiseaseThere are 15-million Americans who do some kind of rotating shift work, including overnights, evenings, and early morning shifts.
Young Mother Survives Major Heart Disease ScareHeart disease is the number one killer of American women. Warning signs can be unique.
Autopsy: Cold Contributed To Death Of NJ Woman Who Was Shoveling SnowMedical officials say cold was a contributing factor in 64-year-old Mary Wall's death.
Autopsy: New York Times' David Carr Died Of Metastatic Lung CancerAutopsy results Saturday showed New York Times media columnist David Carr died of complications from metastatic lung cancer.
Seen At 11: It Pays To Get A Blood Type TestDo you know your blood type? Think it doesn’t matter? You may want to think again. New research shows your blood can reveal a lot more about you thank you may realize.
Seen At 11: Five Tests To Save Your LifeCBS 2 reveals five easy tests to help detect the early signs of several diseases.
Experts Question Study Downplaying Link Between Saturated Fat, Heart DiseaseAn analysis in the Annals of Internal Medicine of nearly 80 studies on the effect of dietary fats finds there's not enough evidence to say that eating saturated fat increases the incidence of heart attacks or strokes.
Dr. Max Gomez: Reversing Heart DiseaseA Cleveland clinic is offering a different type of intervention -- one that is designed for people who have already had one heart procedure, surgery or heart attack and are looking to prevent another one.
City Launches New Campaign Against Sugary DrinksThe New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Monday launched a new anti-obesity campaign, focusing on the risks posed by sugary drinks.
Dr. Max Gomez: Flu Shots For Better Heart HealthYour flu shot may be protecting you from more than just the flu. It could also protect you against the number one killer of Americans.
High School Students Study 'Cancer Alley' Near Fresh Kills LandfillTwo high school seniors from Staten Island Technical High School are up for the $75,000 Intel science prize tonight for their research on dangerous air around us.