heart disease

When men start experiencing symptoms of heart disease, many just ignore it. But when they have problems downstairs with erectile dysfunction (ED), they’re much quicker to see a doctor. New research says that could be a good thing—since the...
Late night dinners just happen sometimes. You work late or get caught up in the family fun, and before you know it, it's nearly bedtime. However, researchers say you shouldn’t let late dinners turn into a habit. Here’s why: A new study...
Ghee butter, also known as clarified butter, is the latest food trend, especially for the lactose-free community. Some celebrities like Kourtney Kardashian heavily endorse Ghee for this and its health benefits. However, looking at its origins as well as...

As they say, “you are what you eat.” It turns out this saying holds up after an in-depth study that examines food and its impact on preventing heart disease. The new review deals specifically with how food’s composition relates to...
Your heart, a small fist-sized pump in your body, has an amazingly big job. Through a series of electrical impulses, chambers and valves, it pumps thousands of gallons of blood through your body every day. Sometimes, though, the heart...
About every 40 seconds, an American has a heart attack, and almost 15% of those heart attacks are fatal. As the leading cause of death in the US, heart disease has been the subject of thousands of studies in...
Want to know how to avoid heart trouble? You can start by asking a nurse. Or, better yet, about 84,000 nurses. A 14-year study of 84,129 nurses -- published in the New England Journal of Medicine -- provides a...
According to a controlled diet study by The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, doubling or even nearly tripling saturated fat in the diet does not cause total levels of saturated fat in the blood to increase. In actuality,...
In 2007, the World Health Organization officially classified night shift work as a probable carcinogen due to circadian disruption. Your circadian rhythms are physical, mental, and behavioral changes responding to light and darkness in your environment that occur within...
Are you suffering from hypertension? If so, implementing a vegetarian diet may help you reduce your blood pressure. A study was published in the Journal of American Medical Association Internal Medicine that looked into the effects that eating a...