| Apr 24, 2013
| 2:03 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thousands of heart attack victims every year have none of the notorious risk factors before their crisis - not high cholesterol, not unhealthy triglycerides. Now the search for the mystery culprits has turned up some surprising...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Coming Friday to Dunkin’ Donuts menu boards: Glazed doughnut breakfast sandwiches.
You heard that right. It’s a fried egg and cherrywood-smoked bacon inside a split glazed yeast ring doughnut.
With 360 calories and 20 grams of fat, it&...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Healthcare and public safety officials will offer free “hands-only” CPR training to residents at various locations in the tri-cities region on Tuesday.
The one-day CPR training event was established out of a need to improve survival times...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:57 AM
The Los Angeles Fire Department is offering 10-minutes lessons Tuesday on how to perform "hands only" CPR.
The "sidewalk CPR" event, being held at several locations in L.A., is similar to a program last year, in which the LAFD and other agencies...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among Americans; on average, one person dies every 39 seconds, according to recently published data from the American Heart Association. Along with healthy lifestyle choices, what you eat can have a big effect...
| May 29, 2013
While many doctors urge patients to curb their sodium intake for better health, the processed food and restaurant industries continue to spike products with large amounts of sodium, according to a recent study.
The Dietary Guidelines for Americans in...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Source: American Heart Association
The months of waiting on the arrival of your bundle of joy are exciting, but there are risks along the way. Most families are unaware of the chances of congenital heart defects (CHD)...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:00 AM
The Virginia Wine Society presents Wine in the Garden at Brent & Becky's Bulbs on Saturday, June 1, at 2 pm, with wine educator, Charles Birr, according to a news release.
Charles has been educating and entertaining 'students' with his style of wine,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Michael R. Yormark is President of Sunrise Sports & Entertainment and is responsible for overseeing all of the organization's operating entities including the Florida Panthers hockey club, the BB&T Center arena venue, the Saveology.com Iceplex...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:30 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A device that plays a melody in an attempt to slow people's breathing didn't lower the blood pressure of people with diabetes, according to a new study.
"Given the results and the studies available, you can conclude that there...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Cedonia Castillo, 81, said she knows salt and sugar are bad for her health. But the Boyle Heights resident, who has diabetes, heart disease and hypertension, said she doesn't know what food to avoid. So when she heard that a dietician from White...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 9:36 PM
You're probably familiar with the famous movie scene in which Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa wakes up, opens the fridge, cracks about a half-dozen raw eggs into a glass and sloppily drinks them. It's the Breakfast of Champions, circa 1976. These days,...