Heart Health

Larry King and Liz Vaccariello: Tests for a Healthy Heart
Larry King and Liz Vaccariello: Tests for a Healthy Heart

Liz Vaccariello, editor in chief of Reader's Digest, reveals some exciting new advancements in… >>

Larry King and Liz Vaccariello: In Defense of (Burned) Food
Larry King and Liz Vaccariello: In Defense of (Burned) Food

If you, like Larry King, like your food extra well done, tune in: Reader's Digest editor in chief… >>

The 6 Most Dangerous Times for Your Heart
The 6 Most Dangerous Times for Your Heart

Holistic heart doc Joel K. Kahn, MD, shares when your heart is most at risk for problems. >>

7 Shocking Foods That Sneak in Trans Fats
7 Shocking Foods That Sneak in Trans Fats

Common grocery store purchases may contain higher levels of artery-clogging trans fats than you… >>

Benefits of Vitamin E: Which Apply to You?
Benefits of Vitamin E: Which Apply to You?

Vitamin E is good for your hair and skin, but what about for your body? We answer 4 common… >>

4 Healthy Reasons to Give Almond Milk a Try
4 Healthy Reasons to Give Almond Milk a Try

Trendy, sure, but this popular dairy-free milk substitute has plenty of health benefits that make… >>

Incredible: This Son's App Saved His Mother's Life
Incredible: This Son’s App Saved His Mother’s Life

Inspired by his grandfather's ingenuity, Andrew Josephson developed a stethoscope app that worked… >>

4 Easy, Natural Ways to Make Your Heart Stronger
4 Easy, Natural Ways to Make Your Heart Stronger

Holistic heart doctor Joel K. Kahn, MD, explains how time spent outdoors can be good for preventive… >>

7 Ways to Maintain Healthy Blood Sugar Levels
7 Ways to Maintain Healthy Blood Sugar Levels

If your blood sugar number is creeping up, these science-backed diet, exercise, and wellness tweaks… >>

9 Things to Know About Heart Attacks Before You Have One
9 Things to Know About Heart Attacks Before You Have One

Recognize these common heart attack signs and symptoms so you know what to expect before a heart… >>

5 Ways to Protect Your Arteries From a Fatty Meal
5 Ways to Protect Your Arteries From a Fatty Meal

High-fat meals can constrict arteries for hours, reducing blood flow. If you can't give up grill… >>

What Medication Do Most Men Not Need?
What Medication Do Most Men Not Need?

Pharmaceutical companies have convinced men that common effects of aging, like slowing down and… >>

5 Pomegranate Health Benefits You Didn't Know
5 Pomegranate Health Benefits You Didn’t Know

Pomegranates, with their tiny ruby seeds, have amazing healing properties. >>

15 Mind-Blowing Ways Your Body Heals After You Quit Smoking
15 Mind-Blowing Ways Your Body Heals After You Quit Smoking

When you quit smoking and no longer inhale the 4,800 toxic substances found in cigarettes, you… >>

5 Powerhouse Benefits of Avocado You Didn't Know About
5 Powerhouse Benefits of Avocado You Didn’t Know About

Avocados have a bad rep for being fatty, but the fats are healthy and the flesh is full of vitamins… >>

The Cigarette Ingredients Big Tobacco Doesn't Want You to Know
The Cigarette Ingredients Big Tobacco Doesn’t Want You to Know

There’s a reason smoking is so hard to quit; cigarettes are packed with a shocking number of… >>

A Cardiologist's Guide to Smart Statin Use
A Cardiologist’s Guide to Smart Statin Use

Our holistic heart doc weighs in on the benefits and risks of using statins to lower blood… >>

7 Health Benefits of Fish Oil
7 Health Benefits of Fish Oil

Fish oil is packed with omega-3 fatty acids, and according to studies, it may help with a range of… >>

5 Health Benefits of Beans—and 5 Surprising Risks
5 Health Benefits of Beans—and 5 Surprising Risks

Beans are nutritional powerhouses packed with protein, fiber, B vitamins, iron, potassium, and are… >>

11 Tests That Detect Silent Symptoms of Heart Disease
11 Tests That Detect Silent Symptoms of Heart Disease

It’s easy for doctors to miss heart disease with basic tests like a cholesterol panel and EKG… >>