Life-saving blood-thinner drug warfarin can cause dangerous bleeding. Now a gene test reduces that risk.
Chest discomfort that comes and goes…a fluttery feeling…sweating. What’s normal vs. signs that your heart is in trouble? Find out.
Most people are aware that their cholesterol levels play an important role in determining how heart-healthy they are, but there’s more to it than that.
Exercising intensely when you’re angry or upset might seem like a great way to blow off steam. But it could be bad for your heart.
The arctic blast that brought tundralike temperatures to much of the country this winter has…
There are little-known risk factors for heart disease that most people (and most doctors) ignore. Many of them are as risky as well-known factors.
In this video, Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, discusses broken-heart syndrome… what it is and how it can affect your heart health.
Is High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)—intervals of high-intensity exercise followed by two minutes of moderate exercise— too good to be true?
In this video, Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, discusses dietary changes patients can make so they won’t have to depend on statin drugs to keep their heart healthy.
In this video, Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, discusses the current thinking on the use of statin drugs to treat heart disease.
Anyone with a family history of heart issues should see a cardiologist. In this video, Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, explains how to choose the right one.
Does everybody need a cardiologist? Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, author of her “Heart Book: Every Woman’s Guide to a Heart Healthy Life,” lets you know!
Everyone knows the big three–don’t smoke, lose weight, get exercise–but did you know there are additional, easy ways to keep your heart healthy?
In this video, Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum explains her personal philosophy regarding exercise and why you should keep moving!
In this video, Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum explains how living in denial and ignoring heart disease is dangerous for your health.
Everyone’s familiar with the traditional risk factors for heart disease. There’s elevated cholesterol…high blood pressure…and…
Most of us think we know what a heart attack looks and feels like. Pain…
If you have diabetes and your legs and ankles swell (edema), compress stockings can help—if you get the right kind. Learn more…
Every year, about 750,000 Americans have a heart attack. Even though advances in emergency care…