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4 surprising signs you may have heart disease

April 10, 2018

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Early action is important for curbing your risk factors of developing heart problems, especially if you have a genetic predisposition to the disease.

Take care of your kidneys, the body's detox superheroes

March 27, 2018

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Our kidneys keep our bodies healthy, and all adults need to get annual tests as part of the preventive care of these vital organs.

Why is a high salt diet so bad for you?

March 15, 2018

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The average American consumes far more than the recommended daily amount of sodium, increasing the risk of heart disease and stroke.

Your diet plan should be as unique as you are

March 02, 2018
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Obesity is a big problem in the U.S. today. Diets don’t work. Changing long-term eating habits that match your lifestyle work best, and keeping it simple is the key.

American Heart Month

February 23, 2018
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Cardiovascular disease is the leading global cause of death – almost 18 million deaths each year worldwide, and one American death every 38 seconds. Some causes we can’t change, like age and genetics – but there are lots of things we can do to improve our heart health. 

Protect your heart from holiday heart syndrome

December 11, 2017
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Interview with Joshua Buckler, M.D., Chief of Cardiovascular Services and Medical Director of the Swedish Comprehensive Atrial Fibrillation Network, on how to protect your heart from holiday heart syndrome.

Is your lifestyle hurting your heart health?

December 01, 2017
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Your heart is the most important muscle in your body. Still not convinced to keep it healthy? 

How to recognize a silent stroke

November 30, 2017
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The signs and symptoms of silent stroke are subtle but can cause cumulative damage over time. Here’s how to recognize them.

Pick fish for your holiday dish

November 30, 2017
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What makes fish the perfect holiday dish? Not only are fish delicious, but they are also filled to the gills with health benefits.

It's a bird...it's a plane...it's your heart?

September 04, 2017
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Atrial Fibrillation (also known as Afib) is an irregular heart beat that can present in many different ways. Some people don’t feel palpitations, but instead feel dizzy, weak or lightheaded. And still others feel nothing at all. So why should you care?

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