Ahead of Valentine’s Day, doctors confirm a broken heart is real. Some people do suffer from what the professionals call Broken Heart Syndrome. Learn about it in today’s edition of “To Your Health.” Click the media player below to hear an expert break down what happens: (@praiseindy) Send your press releases, news tips and show requests […]
Salmon – Salmon is not only delicious but it also helps increase the levels of good cholesterol (high-density lipoprotein) contained in your body. This in turn will help reduce the risks of heart diseases. In addition, it is rich in protein and omega-3 fatty acids. Have at least two servings per week. Blueberries – Blueberries are […]
Sure, genetics play a big role in heart health. But lifestyle choices, like diet and exercise, play an even bigger part in preventing and reversing heart disease. The eight snacks on this list are particularly powerful — packed with nutrients that fight heart disease and the risk factors that cause it. And because they’re portable, they’re […]
SUNDAY, July 1 (HealthDay News) — People who spend time outdoors during the summer should consider their heart health and take steps to avoid heat-related illnesses, says Dr. Alan Gertler, a cardiologist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. “The heat of summer increases stress on the heart, particularly during exercise,” Gertler said in […]
High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a very serious condition that affects the blood flow to and from the main arteries from the heart. According to the American Heart Association, one in three adults in the United States has high blood pressure, the rate is higher in African Americans. People who suffer from […]
Below is a reference guide for high blood pressure. Consult the links below for more information about high blood pressure and remember to consult your doctor to determine the best way to lower your blood pressure. Here are some helpful links to learn more about high blood pressure and how to prevent and treat it. […]
Do you have any idea what keeps your hear ticking as it should? Check out some amazing and little known facts about your heart here.