Millions of Americans are unable to do so and therefore less likely to seek help when trouble arises.
The MIND diet—a hybrid of two heart-healthy diets—may lower your risk of Alzheimer's disease by up to 53%.
A sedentary life opens the door to all manner of health troubles—but long periods in front of the TV are especially bad.
Study: Even a modest amount of exercise lowers the odds of dying from this deadly type of stroke.
Cutting these two items from your diet could be your first step in warding off heart disease, stroke and diabetes.
As you become more active, you'll increase your odds of living longer—no matter what your age or health history.
Study: These two factors make you three times more likely to die from heart disease.
Jeremy VerVeer suffered his first heart attack at age 25. He then survived three more by age 38.
Specific proteins released by a damaged heart may help doctors quickly identify patients at high risk of heart attack and stroke.
Mounting evidence indicates the most common sexually transmitted virus is likely tied to a higher risk of stroke and heart problems.
Study: Smokers who quit within the past five years cut their risk for cardiovascular disease by 38 percent.
Diets high in protein can help with rapid weight loss, but they aren't sustainable plans—and they might be dangerous.
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