The top number typically gets all the attention. A new study suggests it's time to give the bottom number its proper due.
Young adults stand to benefit greatly in later years if they act now to combat high blood pressure and unhealthy cholesterol levels.
Study: Even a modest amount of exercise lowers the odds of dying from this deadly type of stroke.
A lukewarm bath followed by light exercise could do just as well as heavy exercise when treating a cholesterol-related artery disease, researchers find.
Researchers are beginning to pin down the underlying genetics of a hereditary heart disease that causes high levels of LDL.
Hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol and smoking have long been seen as risk factors for stroke. A new report says it's time we add sleep disorders to the list.
The limited mobility of stroke survivors puts them at increased risk of osteoporosis, broken bones and falls—but most are never screened for these problems.
Knowing where to seek medical help on vacation can make all the difference when heart attack symptoms are at play.
If it's a healthy heart you're after, cut out the screen time and make your morning a priority.
Distance runners can take comfort in new research that suggests age, not mileage, predicts hardening of vessels.
Study finds that regular tea drinkers had fewer heart attacks and less calcium buildup in their arteries.
West Michigan woman receives newly developed heart device.
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