Cardiovascular disease

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Eating nuts is tied to lower risk of death

DALLAS (AP) — Help yourself to some nuts this holiday season: Regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease — in fact, were less likely to die of any cause […]

11/20/2013

Testosterone treatments linked with heart risks

CHICAGO (AP) — A big new study says older men who use testosterone supplements may face increased risks for heart attacks, strokes and death. Those risks were seen in veterans with low testosterone levels and […]

11/05/2013

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Study: Radiation for breast cancer can harm hearts

(AP) – Women treated with radiation for breast cancer are more likely to develop heart problems later, even with the lower doses used today, troubling new research suggests.

03/13/2013

Wear Red Day (Photo: American Heart Assn.)

Wear Red Day on February 1

Every minute in the United States, a woman dies from heart disease, stroke or other form of cardiovascular disease. February 1 is National Wear Red Day. Click here for TONS more information and to hear an interview with a heart specialist at St. Johns.

01/31/2013

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