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Coronary Disease

Let's All Get Real About Women's Heart Health

Irene Pollin, MSW | Posted 10.03.2014 | Impact
Irene Pollin, MSW

It's time we ensure that all women have the opportunity to receive cardiovascular screenings and information wherever they seek primary care -- from pharmacies to community health clinics and even OB/GYNs. Launched by Sister to Sister, the Screen Us Where We Are campaign is demanding just that.

What's Dick Cheney Writing A Book About?

AP | By HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 12.03.2012 | Books

NEW YORK -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney, one of the world's most prominent heart patients, is working on a book about his many battles with coro...

Climate Change and Australia's Living Pinosaur

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

The discovery of Wollemia was likened to finding a small dinosaur alive on Earth. How had the pine, which was thought to have perished more than 35 million years ago, managed to survive?

Why Don't Patients Take Their Meds?

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD

A good chunk of those beautifully printed, fully legible prescriptions never make it to the drug store to be converted into actual pills.

The Wisdom of Napping for Health and Longevity

Dr. Maoshing Ni | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Maoshing Ni

A long-time tradition in Latin countries, a siesta is a great way to jumpstart the second half of your day. Famous nap enthusiasts have included some of the best minds in history.

Vitamin D Shows Heart Benefits In Study

nytimes.com | Roni Caryn Rabin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Got vitamin D? It may protect you from heart disease....