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April 2018

'White Coat Hypertension' Should Be Taken More Seriously, New Study Fi...

Do you get nervous when your blood pressure is taken at the doctor's office? If you do and your blood pressure surges above a normal level because of the anxiety, then you may suffer from...
April 2018

Heart Attack Symptoms: 'I had the Wrong Idea,' She Says

One day five years ago, Beatriz Martinez remembers that she felt symptoms she had never experienced before, including shortness of breath, dizziness and a pain in her chest. This occurred after an exercise routine, and...
April 2018

Schwarzenegger's Heart Valve Replacement Surgery: What We Know

Actor, former body-building champion and ex-governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, 70, is recovering from heart surgery after complications during a minimally invasive procedure to replace a heart valve. Mr. Schwarzenegger is in stable condition at Cedars-Sinai...
March 2018

If You Love Your Heart, Get Enough Sleep. Here's Why

When most people think of risk factors for heart disease and poor cardiovascular health, sleep doesn’t enter the picture. But mounting evidence shows that disruptions to daily sleep durations have a measurable effect on heart...