Tag:

cardiovascular

Lamenting the noisy neighbor

Chronic noise exposure can lead to threefold risk of heart attack, stroke or some other major cardiovascular event.

Energy drinks: High risk, low reward?

Research suggests some workout-boosting beverages may restrict blood flow and oxygen delivery, which would make the heart work harder.

Rise of the plants

Shoppers are turning to plant-based items as healthy alternatives to a life of milk and meat.

Study: AED access ups survival odds

Cardiac arrest victims are twice as likely to recover if a bystander is able to shock their hearts back into rhythm.

‘Hot’ yoga is no better for your heart

Study shows room temperature doesn't seem to make much of a difference.

For some, holidays bring heart trouble

The number of heart-related deaths definitely spikes during this jolly season—and there's no clear reason.

Yoga + aerobics = A happy heart

Study shows those who enjoy both activities get double the benefits when it came to cardiovascular health.

A victim of tragedy: Your heart

For women especially, multiple traumatic experiences are apt to cause health problems that can lead to heart disease.

Want lean, mean? Mix your gym routine

Study shows a blended regimen—cardio, resistance, strength-training and stretching—is ideal for weight loss and building muscle.

Family history of heart disease?

An active lifestyle and a proper diet will always be your best defense against genetics.

Stout and hardy? Check your heart

People with a high tolerance for pain may face a greater risk of silent heart attacks.

Fitter seniors may have healthier brains

Study finds link between memory and strong hearts and lungs.