Amid Conflicting Studies, What Should A Heart-Healthy Diet Look Like?A recent analysis of diet studies claimed that there's no need to reduce your red and processed meat intake for good health. Most every cardiologist from the American Heart Association disagreed.
People Urged To 'Go Red For Women' On Feb. 7 To Raise Awareness Of Heart Disease In WomenAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States.
Study: Medical Therapy Proving To Be As Effective As Stents, Bypass Surgery For Blocked Coronary ArteriesThere has been a major breakthrough on bypass surgeries and stents. A new study calls into question the medical care provided to tens of thousands of heart disease patients with blocked coronary arteries.
Big Study Casts Doubt On Need For Many Heart ProceduresThe results challenge medical dogma and call into question some of the most common practices in heart care.
Is Sitting The 'New Smoking'? Doctors Say Long Days And Poor Posture Can Cause Widespread HarmCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports that sitting can be just as bad for your neck, back, and shoulders too.
Vegetarians Have A Much Higher Risk Of Stroke Than Meat Eaters, Study FindsAccording to a study from the medical journal BMJ, vegetarians had a 20-percent increase in stroke risk than meat eaters.
Study: Aspirin's Role In Treating Heart Attacks, Strokes May Be Harmful To Some PatientsFor years, we've been told aspirin is a good way to prevent heart attacks and strokes, but a new study shows the medication may be harmful for some people.
Pet Food Alert: FDA Links Several Grain-Free Brands To Heart Disease In DogsThe FDA is investigating more than 500 reports of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs linked to grain-free dog food.
Toddlers Can Start Fighting Heart Disease By Just Playing Outside More, Study FindsThe Canadian researchers followed the physical activity of nearly 400 per-schoolers for three years, periodically testing them on various measures of cardiovascular health.
Preschool Program May Offer Longterm Heart Health BenefitIt's all about prevention, which is much better than trying to fix heart disease and bad habits once they've started.
What You Need To Know About Heart Disease And Diagnosing The SymptomsAccording to the American Heart Association, nearly half of all adults in the U.S. have some form of heart or blood vessel disease.
National Wear Red Day Aims To Raise Awareness About Heart Disease In WomenAs CBS2’s Alex Denis reports, heart disease is the number one killer in women and disease rates in younger women are increasing.
Study: Too Much Sleep As Bad For The Heart As Too LittleThere is an important health warning about your heart and how much you're sleeping, or not sleeping.
New Technique Helping Women Avoid Heart Problems During Breast Cancer TreatmentPatients wear a snorkel-like device during radiation. They take a deep breath and hold it; increasing the distance between the heart and the area of the breast getting the radiation.
HealthWatch: AHA Issues New Cholesterol GuidelinesThe American Heart Association has revised its recommendations for who needs to take cholesterol-lowering medications.