The Big Ticker: Heart Disease

Clench your fist—that’s about the size of your heart. Located in the center of your chest, the heart beats about one hundred thousand times...

Strokes increasing among young people

  A new study has found that strokes may be becoming more common among younger people.  Experts speculate the increase may be due to a...
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PTSD prevalent among heart attack patients, study finds

One in eight people who suffer a heart attack or other life-threatening cardiac event go on to suffer post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to...