A number of common pain medications, including ibuprofen and naproxen, carry significant risks for heart attack and stroke.
Cholesterol is typically touted as bad for heart health, and reducing it as a sure way to improve heart health. However, the data is more convoluted and worth exploring to better understand what we know.
While most people think of heart disease as a problem caused by high cholesterol, stress, poor diet and lack of exercise, evidence has been emerging for a while of a possible infectious origin.
Aspirin has been used in medicine for over a hundred years, and yet our understanding of the best use of the medication is still evolving. For this week, we review the research on aspirin for heart disease prevention.
High blood pressure is very common and, in the long-term, can severely damage your health. For this week we explored the research on natural approaches for blood pressure control.