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Study: More Aggressive High Blood Pressure Treatment Cuts Risk Of Heart Disease A major new study shows treating high blood pressure more aggressively than usual cuts the risk of heart disease and death in people over age 50, the National Institutes of Health said Friday.
Study: 5 Cups Of Coffee A Day Can Lower Heart Attack RiskDrinking five cups of coffee a day can lower the risk of heart attacks, a new study finds.
Study: Women Who Have 4 Or More Children More Likely To Develop Heart DiseaseAccording to a new study, women who have four or more children are more likely to have heart disease.
Research: Women With Diabetes More Likely To Develop Heart DiseaseForget what you think you know about heart disease. There's new information that's shaking things up a bit.
Many Women Unaware Of Heart Disease's ThreatOnly one in five women are aware that heart disease is their greatest health threat.
Study: 45 Percent Of Americans Live With Chronic Medical ConditionThe 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.
Researchers Find 4,000 Year-Old Mummies With Clogged Arteries, Heart DiseaseEven 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.
Study: Extreme Temperatures Increase Heart-Related DeathsA new study finds that extreme temperatures during hot or cold spells may increase the risk of premature death from heart disease.
Study: Americans Consume More Fast Food Salt Than Any Other Country 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.
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