Only one in five women are aware that heart disease is their greatest health threat.
The Pew study showed that these Americans are afflicted with chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure or cancer — and many are diagnosing themselves through the Internet.
Even without modern-day temptations like fast food or cigarettes, people had clogged arteries some 4,000 years ago, according to the biggest-ever hunt for the condition in mummies.
A new study finds that extreme temperatures during hot or cold spells may increase the risk of premature death from heart disease.
According to a new study conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Americans eat more foods high in sodium than any other country.