Your Blood Pressure Is STILL Too High, Study Suggests

Nearly half of Americans with high blood pressure are not properly controlling their condition, increasing their risk of heart attack, stroke and heart disease, a new government report shows.

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These Popular Antibiotics May Be Bad for Your Heart

A widely used class of antibiotics is associated with a small but measurable increased risk of sudden cardiac death, researchers report.

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Why Too Much Alcohol Can Hurt Your Heart

Heavy drinking may dramatically increase a person’s risk of heart failure, even if they’re young and healthy, a new study suggests.

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Heart Disease Can Affect Even Little Kids Who Are Obese

Obese children can develop signs of heart abnormalities as young as age 8, which might drive up their risk for early death as adults, new research suggests.

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‘Silent’ Heart Attacks are More Common Than You Might Think

New research suggests that many Americans suffer “silent” heart attacks — events that go unnoticed but are serious enough to leave scars on the heart.

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4 Weird Causes of Chest Pain

What’s up with random chest pain?

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High Blood Sugar During Pregnancy Linked to Infant Heart Defects, Study Finds

High blood sugar levels during pregnancy may increase a baby’s risk of a heart defect, even among women without diabetes, a new study suggests.

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10-Minute Walk May Help After Hours of Sitting

If you have to sit almost all day while you work, take a short walk whenever you can.

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Is Ibuprofen Bad for Your Heart?

This common pain reliever (and others like it) may pose a heart risk for some. What you need to know.

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Are Exercise Recommendations Really Enough to Protect the Heart?

When it comes to preventing heart failure, even the recommended amounts may not be enough, finds a new study

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