Heart Disease Still The Number One Killer Globally

HYANNIS - Since the early 1960s, when the US Surgeon General’s report identified smoking as a risk factor for heart attack, deaths due to heart … [Read more...]

My BP Is The Same, So Why Is It Suddenly Too High?

HYANNIS - When you meet with your doctor for your annual checkup this year, you may find that you suddenly have high blood pressure – even if your … [Read more...]

A Familiar Hospital is Key for Heart Failure Patients

HYANNIS - For people with heart failure, staying healthy enough to avoid being admitted to the hospital is the best way to manage this chronic … [Read more...]

Can Too Little Sleep Put You At Risk For Heart Attack?

HYANNIS - Getting less than six hours of sleep a night may double the odds of dying from heart attack or stroke, if you are among the estimated 34 … [Read more...]

Keep Moving – Your Brain Will Thank You

HYANNIS - Vitamins and supplements are often touted as the way to prevent memory loss. If you watch television, especially late at night, the sales … [Read more...]

Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Could Be Taxing Your Heart

HYANNIS - Want to protect your heart? Put down the juice, step away from the energy drink and, for goodness sake, pour out that Frappuccino. The … [Read more...]

Had a Heart Attack? Are You in Rehab?

HYANNIS - Approximately, 935,000 adults in the United States have a heart attack each year and over 30 percent of those will have another attack that … [Read more...]

Burning Calories The Right Way

HYANNIS - Now that the New Year has arrived, I thought it would be a good idea to try losing the few pounds I gained over the holidays. I perused a … [Read more...]

You Say Tomato, But Tom Brady Says Toxic

HYANNIS - Are tomatoes bad for you? What about potatoes, eggplant and peppers? Of course not, you might say. But would you change your mind if Tom … [Read more...]

Cancer Maintenance Drugs Are Doses of Hope

HYANNIS - Sometimes with cancer it’s hard to know which is worse, the disease or the treatment. So, if you’re like me, you breathed a sigh of … [Read more...]

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