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Smaller amounts of plaque may be just as dangerous to your heart

Smaller amounts of plaque may be just as dangerous to your heart(WZZM) - No one wants their doctor to tell them they have plaque in their arteries... that substance that accumulates over time and can trigger a heart attack but exactly how much plaque causes these heart attacks is unknown. A new study takes a look at whether or not...
  • Healthy-heart
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Study shows more signs of red meat, heart disease link

Study shows more signs of red meat, heart disease linkThere's new scientific evidence that eating too much red meat is bad for your heart.
  • Healthy-heart
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Healthy-heart

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50%

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50%It's a condition that can increase your chances of having a stroke, and you may not even know you have it.
  • Healthy-heart
  • 2 months ago
Health

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50 percent

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50 percentSilent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50 percent
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  • 2 months ago
Healthy-heart

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50%

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50%Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50%
  • Healthy-heart
  • 2 months ago
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A look at five heart attack risk factors

A look at five heart attack risk factorsA look at five heart attack risk factors
  • Healthy-heart
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Psychologist describes how creativity, depression affect the brain

Psychologist describes how creativity, depression affect the brainFor some who are incredibly talented or creative, an area of their brain is overly active and can cause a chemical reaction that brings the onset of the depression.
  • Healthy-heart
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Healthy-heart

Five ways you can cut your heart disease risk by 85%

Five ways you can cut your heart disease risk by 85%Researchers are learning more and more about how lifestyle affects our heart health and now a team at Harvard University has come up with a five step plan to help reduce your risk:
  • Healthy-heart
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Healthy You

Slow Roll West Michigan encourages community biking

Slow Roll West Michigan encourages community bikingSlow Roll West Michigan encourages community biking
  • Healthy You
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Health

Diabetic women 50% more likely to get heart disease

Diabetic women 50% more likely to get heart diseaseIf you're a woman living with diabetes, you have one more health concern to add to your list: a new study says women with diabetes are two and half times more likely to get heart disease than those without.
  • Health
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Health

High blood pressure damages more than just your heart

High blood pressure damages more than just your heartIt is the strongest muscle in your body and responsible for keeping you alive, but its strength is also what can kill you. Depending on what you're doing, your heart will pump between one and seven gallons of blood in just one minute.
  • Health
  • 7 months ago
Healthy You

FDA: Daily aspirin to stop a heart attack is not for all

FDA: Daily aspirin to stop a heart attack is not for allThe Food and Drug Administration now warns that a daily Aspirin isn't for everyone.
  • Healthy You
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Healthy-heart

Aspirin and heart attacks

Aspirin and heart attacksAspirin and heart attacks
  • Healthy-heart
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Wyoming

Metro Health to hold free student heart screenings

Metro Health to hold free student heart screeningsMetro Health will offer heart screenings to students in mid-May.
  • Wyoming
  • 7 months, 4 weeks ago
News

Dick Cheney and Heart Disease

Dick Cheney and Heart DiseaseDick Cheney Talks About Heart Disease.mov
  • News
  • 8 months ago
Healthy-heart

AED shocks North Muskegon man back to life

AED shocks North Muskegon man back to lifeIn February Andy Blair was shocked back to life by his son with an AED after experiencing sudden cardiac death
  • Healthy-heart
  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Health

Blood pressure in you 20s may affect heart disease in 50s

Blood pressure in you 20s may affect heart disease in 50sWhen doctor's measure blood pressure they don't usually consider how changes over long periods of time might affect a person's health. A new study of almost 5,000 men and women over 25 years might change that.
  • Health
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
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Blood pressure in you 20s may affect heart disease in 50s

Blood pressure in you 20s may affect heart disease in 50sBlood pressure in you 20s may affect heart disease in 50s
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  • 9 months, 1 week ago
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New insertable heart monitors 80% smaller and more high tech

New insertable heart monitors 80% smaller and more high techMercy Health Muskegon is one of a dozen hospitals nationwide to use the newest version of implantable heart monitors called LINQ.
  • Health
  • 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

Go Red for Women

Go Red for WomenGo Red for Women
  • Life
  • 10 months ago
Health

Using electricity to fix an irregular heartbeat

Using electricity to fix an irregular heartbeatThe current treatment for irregular heartbeat is life long medication, but Canadian researchers say a procedure could provide an easier solution.
  • Health
  • 10 months ago
Health

Michigan clinical trial to help heart patients

Michigan clinical trial to help heart patientsFor patients whose heart beats too slowly, a new device could help and that device is part of a clinical trial here in Michigan
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  • 10 months ago
Health

Spikes in blood sugar can cause heart disease

Spikes in blood sugar can cause heart diseaseHow you eat during the day can affect more than just your energy it can affect your heart.
  • Health
  • 10 months ago
Health

FDA to investigate diabetes drug

FDA to investigate diabetes drugThe Food and Drug Administration will investigate a link between a relatively new diabetes drug and a higher risk for heart failure.
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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Michigan Blood Drive

Michigan Blood DriveMichigan Blood Drive
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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Get Fit

Get FitGet Fit
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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Healthy Heart

Healthy HeartHealthy Heart
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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Healthy You

Healthy YouHealthy You
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
Healthy-heart

Heart failure patients often return to the hospital

Heart failure patients often return to the hospitalHeart failure has one of the highest hospital readmission rates among medicare and medicaid patients.
  • Healthy-heart
  • 1 year, 2 months ago
Healthy-heart

Heart Attacks and Memory Loss

Heart Attacks and Memory LossHeart Attacks and Memory Loss
  • Healthy-heart
  • 10 months, 2 weeks ago