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Heart Failure May Harm Women More
Women with heart failure may be more likely than men to die or be hospitalized, according to a new Canadian study.
Check Your Medicine: Blood Pressure Rx Recalled
If you take valsartan or a product containing valsartan, you may have a recalled and potentially dangerous medication in your medicine cabinet, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned.
Newer Blood Thinners Tied to Lower Bleeding Risk
Compared to a widely used older blood thinner, newer blood thinners may be linked to a reduced risk for serious bleeding, a new study found.
To Gym or Not to Gym?
Can't seem to motivate yourself to get to the gym? Then this article is for you.
Give Your Heart a Tune-Up
Looking to lower your blood pressure?
Cholesterol: What Are Your Numbers?
Understanding cholesterol is the first step in managing your cholesterol levels.
Two Steps to Save a Life
You can learn how to save a life in just 60 seconds.
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home
If you're not doing these things, you're measuring your blood pressure wrong.
Act F.A.S.T. to Spot a Stroke
Do you know the signs of a stroke? Knowing the signs and symptoms can make all the difference.
These Healthy Habits Might Lengthen Your Life
A new study identified five healthy habits that could increase your life expectancy.