Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate CravingsImagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again. That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving.
Study: Potassium Can Help Prevent StrokesA new report in the journal 'Stroke' says there could be advantages to having potassium in the body.
Study: Stroke Cases Declining in U.S.Cardiologists welcome a new study that finds the downward trend in stroke cases is continuing across the United States.
Study: Diabetic Heart Attacks and Strokes Falling In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.
Stroke Risk Tied to Extreme Weather, ColdThere may be a link between weather and the risk of suffering a stroke, say researchers who analyzed climate trends and hospital records on millions of Americans.
Christie To Ex-White House Doc With Weight Concerns: 'Shut Up' Gov. Chris Christie lashed out Wednesday at a former White House doctor who said she worries about him dying in office because he is so heavy, telling her to "shut up."
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.