Health & Fitness | Health

Pictures of Heart Palpitation Causes

Why does your heart race or skip a beat? Learn what causes heart palpitations and when to see your doctor.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Insomnia and Heart Disease

Over the past decade increasing evidence has emerged indicating that insomnia, especially when it occurs in a setting of short sleep, is related to heart disease.

Health & Fitness | Health News

A ‘Game Changer’ for Patients With Irregular Heart Rhythm

Rapid, erratic heartbeats — called ventricular tachycardia — can lead to sudden death. An experimental radiation treatment has eased the condition in five patients.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Vitamin D3 and Your Health

Learn why vitamin D is essential for the heart, bones, and nearly everything in between. Here are two studies that show why you need to boost your intake.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Chocolate may be good medicine for reducing the risk of an irregular heartbeat, study says

Medical researchers have identified a compound that may reduce your risk of a dangerous type of heart rhythm that can lead to strokes, dementia, heart failure and early death -- chocolate.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Asleep in 60 seconds: 4-7-8 breathing technique helps sleep, anxiety & more

The method, pioneered by Harvard-trained Dr Andrew Weill, is described as a 'natural tranquiliser for the nervous system' helping to quickly reduce tension a...

Health & Fitness | Health News

How the Stress in Your Brain Is Linked to Your HeartHow the Stress in Your Head Affects the Health of Your Heart

Higher levels of stress in the brain are linked to an increased risk for a heart attack or stroke, a new study finds. Researchers also detailed a mechanism explaining the link.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Optimistic women are less likely to die prematurely of cancer or heart disease

Having an optimistic outlook on life could help you live longer, according to a new study.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Can Tylenol Help Heal a Broken Heart?

When a neuroscience student gets dumped, she finds comfort (and an over-the-counter remedy) in her knowledge of the physiology of romantic rejection.

Health & Fitness | Health News

New Study Reveals Dangers of 'Silent Heart Attacks'

A new Reuters Health study shows severity of silent heart attacks accounting for as many as 45% of all heart attacks.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Mammography Could Help Detect Heart Risk in Women, Study Suggests - WSJ

Widely used mammography screening for breast cancer could potentially serve as a tool for detecting heart risk in women as well, a new study suggests.

News | Animal Links

How Pets Improve Your Health

Learn about the positive benefits pets have on our human health from veterinarian Dr. Eva Evans for Pets Best pet health insurance.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Stress Raises Cholesterol More Than You Think

Of all the factors contributing to high cholesterol, many cardiologists say one often goes unmentioned in advice for patients: stress.

Psychology | Relationships

Dating App Once Uses Your Heart Rate To Help You Find Love

We've all felt it — the little adrenaline rush and increased heart rate that comes when we meet someone we're attracted to — but now we can track it...

Health & Fitness | News Items

A Drug to Cure Fear

After one round of treatment, the arachnophobes held the spiders in their bare hands.

Miscellaneous | Sewing and Crafts

Heart-Shaped Coin Purse for Valentine's Day Red by MadebyPade

Give your heart to someone you love for Valentines Day! This coin purse is ideal for keeping spare change in one place. It is large enough to hold

Health & Fitness | Health News

Atrial Fibrillation - New Technology Doubles Treatment Success Rate

A new type of technology that precisely targets the causes of irregular heart rhythms in patients with atrial fibrillation has the potential to nearly double the success rate of treating...

Health & Fitness | Health Articles

High Blood Pressure Pictures: Symptoms, Causes, Tests and Treatments

See inside the arteries where high blood pressure can lurk without outward symptoms. WebMD explains the causes, tests, treatments, and remedies to stop this

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Another reason to drink coffee: It's good for your heart, study says

Now you can enjoy your third daily cup of coffee and feel healthy while you do it: According to a new study, that third cup of joe may be good for your heart.