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Younger heart attack survivors may face premature heart disease death.
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At 38, Amanda Thompson had a mini-stroke at the gym. Doctors didn't believe she'd had a stroke.
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“I don’t know how I got this big stomach. All I eat are finger foods.”
Read more Hearty Humor by Jonny Hawkins
A congenital heart defect caused Mark Ridder to need a heart valve replacement, but his focus on a healthy diet and regular exercise helped him quickly regain an active lifestyle.
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Food fortified with folic acid helped lower overall rates of congenital heart defects in Canada, according to a study released Monday.
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You know what’s sweet? Healthier kids
Professor of nutrition Rachel Johnson offers advice on how to reduce added sugars in children’s diet.
Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown’s latest column
Heart disease continues to kill more Americans than cancer, and the number of deaths for both causes is on the rise.
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Younger women with heart disease are more susceptible to reduced blood flow from mental stress.
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