Statins are one of the most widely prescribed and effective types of cholesterol-lowering medication. They also have a few potential side effects.
No matter your age or perceived risk factors, you'll want to get up to speed on the latest wisdom, straight from leading doctors, to enlighten you in managing your heart disease risk.
Chest pain or pressure, cold sweat, extreme weakness – you know those heart attack signs. But there are more subtle symptoms that can be easy to miss.
Heart disease is a top killer of women, but heart attack symptoms are different than in men. Here are the top signs to look for.
If you can usually finish a run with ease, but are suddenly hit with severe fatigue, it could be a subtle sign of an unhealthy heart.
Identify the other causes of chest pain, from heartburn to pneumonia, to determine whether you're having a real or fake heart attack.
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A racing heart may seem like a troublesome problem, but in most cases, it's a normal response to something else going on in the body.
Each year, 57,000 Australians have a heart attack, and many of them are first told by doctors that the problem is something else. These are the symptoms you need to watch out for.