Heart Disease

Heart disease remains a leading killer in America, but even if you have a family history, heart disease and heart attacks are not inevitable. A healthy diet, regular exercise, cholesterol-lowering drugs and lifesaving surgeries can reduce your risk of having—or dying from—a heart attack.

Loneliness Hurts the Heart

Being alone can break your heart—literally.

Surprising Heart Attack Triggers

Overeating, stress, wild workouts and other habits to avoid

Risks and Symptoms of High Blood Pressure

This silent, common syndrome is also highly preventable

Skipping Doses Can Be Dangerous for Heart Patients

Experts say this bad habit is a bigger threat than a fatty diet or stress