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Women under 50 should exercise

 








Women under age 50 who do physical activity can lower their coronary heart disease risk.

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Too much screen time can cause risk










Spending too much time in front of the tube every day may increase your risk of dying from a blood clot in the lung.

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Carew Hall of Fame



Rod Carew brings Heart of 29 to Hall of Fame

Induction weekend provided a great opportunity to fight heart disease among Carew’s fellow legends, their families and fans.

Read more about the latest Heart of 29 event

Research Leaders Academy












Making science less mysterious and more understandable is the focus for researchers gathered in San Antonio.

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HH0722












“There may be blockage.”

Read more Hearty Humor by Jonny Hawkins

Rivera











After her stroke, Dana Rivera set a goal: walk in high heels again.

Read Dana Rivera’s story

Female smokers









Female smokers face the greatest risk for brain bleeds.

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Salt sensitivity











An exaggerated response to too much sodium in the diet may be as dangerous as high blood pressure when it comes to cardiovascular diseases, according to a statement released Thursday.

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Warning Signs

Know the Heart Attack and Stroke Warning Signs

If you or someone else is experiencing these warning signs of heart attack, stroke or cardiac arrest, call 9-1-1 right away.

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Featured Videos

 

Building trust in the community

Clinical Manager Cory McCann at the University of Utah Health Center developed a song to encourage patients with stroke symptoms to call 911 and get to the hospital in time.

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