Why Are HEART Symptoms Missed?

Why Are HEART Symptoms Missed?

Although heart attacks are thought to occur suddenly, heart disease does not. Coronary artery disease, which is also called atherosclerosis, refers to the gradual buildup of fatty material (plaque) within the walls of the heart’s trio of coronary arteries, which...
Obesity Reduces Life Expectancy

Obesity Reduces Life Expectancy

We know that people who are very fat tend to live shorter life spans. But how much shorter? Obesity Reduces Life Expectancy According to a new study, obesity cuts 14 years from your life. Researchers found that people with a body mass index (BMI) of more than 40 are...
Eating Veggies Cuts Death Risk

Eating Veggies Cuts Death Risk

Everyone knows that eating fruits and vegetables is healthy, but how much of these healthy foods should you be eating? One study finds that eating at least seven portions a day could cut your risk of dying by 42 percent. The study, performed by researchers at the...