Heart Condition Complications Articles

Air Pollution May Heighten Cardiovascular Risks for Diabetic Women

By Tom Betar No Comments

Air pollution poses many health risks, but a new study suggests that women with diabetes are at particular risk in terms of their cardiovascular health when they are exposed to air pollution over time.

Heart Risks With Diabetes May Be Greater Than We Thought

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

It's long been known that people with diabetes have a higher risk of heart problems.

You Have Heart Disease. Can You Have Sex?

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

Heart disease may affect your sex life. Take these points about sex and cardiac health into account.

Here's How Soy Can Help Your Heart

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

A study has shown that soy-rich diets may benefit heart health in women.

Just Diagnosed (Again): 8 Tips to Cope with a Second Health Condition

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

“I just got hit with a new diagnosis. Now what do I do?”

Uric Acid, Gout, and Heart Disease: What's the Connection?

By Heart Connect StaffCA 2 Comments

I recently discovered that uric acid, the stuff that causes gout and that excruciating pain in your big toe, is also a factor in promoting heart disease.

Five Common Mistakes People With Chronic Diseases Make, Part 1

By George Tohme,pharmacist No Comments

During my pharmacy career, I have come to realize that a good majority of people with chronic diseases are making the same common mistakes ...

Using Supplements to Fight Statin Side Effects

By Chris Kliesmet 2 Comments

Let’s face it: few of us likes taking prescription drugs. But, unfortunately, taking drugs sometimes becomes a way of life when dealing with heart disease.

Why Mind-Body Exercise Improves Mood and Health of Heart Failure Patients

By Irene McGee, FYI Living 1 Comment

If you’ve suffered a heart attack, or have heart problems, one of the best ways you can help yourself may be to start a regular yoga or meditation practice.

All You Need to Know About the Flu Vaccine

By Heart Connect StaffCA 1 Comment

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say everyone age six months and older should get an annual flu vaccine. But for people with heart disease, the precaution is especially important; it could be life…

Tip of the Week: Brush Your Teeth!

By HeartHawk No Comments

Listen to your parents - brush your teeth. Here is another good reason. Numerous studies have shown an association between tooth brushing and heart disease. Here is a recent in depth study on the…