Results for "Salud del corazón"

Why Your Doctor Might Want You to Wear Compression Socks
Compression socks or compression stockings are tightly fitting knee-high socks that can help your blood flow. They lightly squeeze your legs, making it...
May 31
How Drinking Alcohol Could Affect Your Heart’s Rhythm
Typically, your heart beats along at a regular pace between 60 and 100 beats per minute. If your heart beats slower or faster (and you’re not exercising),...
May 15
Broken Heart Syndrome: When Intense Stress Feels Like a Heart Attack
Sudden high levels of stress can take a toll on your heart. Sometimes, events like the death of a close family member or friend, domestic abuse, intense...
Apr 20
3 Foods High in Cholesterol but Good for Your Health
Cholesterol—especially the cholesterol found in certain foods we eat—has long been misunderstood, even villainized. At one time, we were told to avoid...
Apr 04
The Big Differences Between Systolic and Diastolic Heart Failure
Our hearts beat about 100,000 times each day (maybe more if you enjoy horror movies). Despite being extremely complex, our hearts are exceptionally reliable....
Mar 23
What Is Thirdhand Smoke and Why Your Child May Be at Risk
It’s usually easy to tell whether someone has recently smoked in a room or not. That stale odor always seems to “stick” around. Even when a smoker moves...
Mar 17
Lipedema: A Commonly Misdiagnosed but Real Condition
For months now, you’ve been hitting the gym every day, eating right and getting plenty of rest. You’re seeing the gains you’re making in your upper body,...
Mar 10
Cómo ser una mujer saludable del corazón en tus 20, 30 y 40 años
La enfermedad cardiovascular es la principal causa de muerte para las mujeres en los Estados Unidos. Ocasionó la muerte de más de 289,000 mujeres en 2013,...
Feb 24
You’ve Quit Smoking, Now What? 5 Tips to Protect Your Health
Congratulations on kicking your smoking habit! You’ve taken a huge step in improving your health and even adding years back to your life. Within minutes,...
Feb 20
What a Cardiologist Wants You to Know About the New Heart-Healthy Diet Guidelines
For the first time in 15 years, the American Heart Association updated its guidelines for a heart-healthy diet. Amitoj Singh MD, a cardiologist at Banner...
Feb 19