Cardiovascular Health

The before and after: Heart attacks, strokes and pulmonary embolisms

December 2, 2019
Heart and vascular disease are two of the most common causes of death in the United States

February is American Heart Month

February 22, 2019

One in four deaths in the United States is attributed to heart disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention give some helpful tips.

Solving the medical mysteries of space flight

December 12, 2017
Microgravity and radiation take their toll physiologically, but how?

Detecting a different kind of jaw pain

February 28, 2017
When symptoms in the head and neck point to heart attack

Raise a glass of wine to your health

June 27, 2016
How resveratrol helps prevent disease, from cancer to autoimmune disorders

Can a broken heart actually ‘break’ your heart?

April 15, 2016
When your heart breaks, literally

Timing is everything, especially when it comes to eating fatty foods

April 6, 2016
Texas A&M study shows fatty acid palmitate “jet lags” body clocks, which could lead to obesity and diabetes

Tackling cardiovascular health risks in college football players

March 9, 2016
Research gives clinicians comparative benchmarks for collegiate athletes' hearts

6 surprising signs of an unhealthy heart

February 5, 2016
These seemingly ‘insignificant’ clues can point to big issues for your heart

How do environmental toxins affect the heart?

November 9, 2015
Up to 23 percent of cardiovascular diseases—the leading cause of death worldwide—can be attributed to environmental chemicals