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Curcumin May Prevent Clogged Arteries

Curcumin, the compound that gives curry spice powder its yellowish color, may protect arteries from fatty buildup, new research in mice shows.

Gang War Over Heart Disease

I am indeed the product of my environment. I am a cardiothoracic surgical nurse on one of the most renowned open heart teams in the nation, maybe the world. As such, I am immersed in a culture of cut, tie, repair, meaning, I look for the surgical remedy as 'the' remedy in regards to heart

Cancer in Heart Disease Patients

The complexities of managing coexisting heart disease and cancer are examined in an attempt to outline strategic principles for providing optimal care.

Cholesterol In The Diet - The Good, The Bad The Deadly

Oatmeal has made its mark on the Health World playing field as a cholesterol buster. Join the "movement toward better overall health.This simple ingredient is so versitale if you really think about it and it is wonderful for your body. While other foods that get a bad rap for the production of

Crestor FAQ: New Benefits for Statins

Questions and answers about a study that shows the cholesterol-lowering drug Crestor may cut heart risk even when cholesterol levels are already low.

Why You Have to Try the Polar Heart Monitor Watches

Health and fitness is the hottest topic for all. The reason is that everyone is suffering from stress and this is the biggest point of concern for the health care experts. Obesity is on the increase and has been found to be the sole reason for many life threatening ailments. Doctors and fitness expe

The Best Supplements to Prevent Heart Disease

For years it was thought that taking vitamins B, C and E would help prevent heart disease. But now, after some recent research, it has been determined that those supplements don't really do whole lot to prevent heart disease. We do, however, have a list of supplements that can help prevent hear

Risks of Coronary Artery Surgery

Angioplasty, stenting and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) are the three most common types of coronary artery surgery. All are designed to restore unrestricted blood flow to the heart and carry some risk. Heart attack or stroke, during or immediately after a procedure, is always a risk.

Natural Health For The Heart - Pills Are Not The Only Answer

Sometimes events in your life lead you down one way streets that you can find very difficult to escape from. Such is the case with my wife Jane. Some years ago, she was involved in a head on collision with a truck, caused by a hit-and-run driver, and spent months in hospital. Since then, her regular