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Heart Attacks Have Different Causes and Outcomes for Women

By Tom Betar 1 Comment

Risk factors, underlying causes, and outcomes of heart attacks are different for men and women, according to a statement by the AHA.

What's the Best Way to Enjoy Green Tea?

By Chris Kliesmet (HeartHawk) No Comments

It's safe to say there is plenty of hard science to back up the health benefit claims of green tea. More specifically, evidence suggests the harmful effects of the oxidation of cholesterol in the bloodstream…

5 Simple Ways to Raise Your HDL Cholesterol

By Chris Kliesmet (HeartHawk) No Comments

It frustrates me to think of all the simple things I could have done to raise my HDL cholesterol and prevent heart disease decades ago. Today, I'm sharing them with you so you can take…

Sodium Restrictions and Heart Disease

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Research published in the January 2016 issue of JACC: Heart Failure suggests that doctors may want to reconsider recommending that heart failure patients reduce their salt intake.

Treat Sleep Apnea for Better Blood Pressure

By Danielle Cronquist 3 Comments

Research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association confirms that using common sleep apnea treatments could help lower blood pressure and improve your health.

Staying Married May Help You Survive After Heart Surgery

By Tom Betar No Comments

Being married can help prevent heart trouble from occurring, but a new study indicates that it could also improve your odds of survival after heart surgery. The study, published in the journal JAMA Surgery, tracked…

Are Your Sleep Patterns Increasing Your Risk of a Heart Attack?

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

It's no secret that a good night's rest is key to a healthy life. But how big of an impact does your beauty sleep have on your heart?

Sex Unlikely to Trigger Another Heart Attack

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

Many patients who have suffered a heart attack worry about their ability to resume a regular sex life.

Is Beer Good for Your Heart?

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

There’s growing evidence that beer may have positive effects on your heart health.

Surviving a Heart Attack

By Heart Connect StaffCA 1 Comment

Heart attacks can’t always be avoided. The best way to survive is to know what to do if you have possible heart attack symptoms.

The Link Between Osteoporosis and Heart Disease

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

If you have a history of coronary heart disease, you may be at risk for osteoporosis.

4 Great Ways to Relieve Stress

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

When you've had a heart attack, stroke or coronary disease, it's especially important to reduce the amount of stress in your life.

I Just Had a Heart Attack. Now What?

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

The first month after you've had a heart attack can be nerve wracking as you return to normal life and learn to live a healthy lifestyle.

Know These Symptoms of Heart Attacks in Women

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Learn to recognize the symptoms of heart attacks in women so you can get proper treatment

A Safer Way to Get a Coronary Angiogram?

By Victoria Candland No Comments

New research finds that the arm access point to the heart may prevent more bleeding and deaths. Learn more at Heart Connect.

Determine Your Heart Attack Risk

By Heart Connect StaffCA No Comments

It only takes a few minutes to evaluate these factors to determine your possible risk of a heart attack.