Fewer Americans Are Dying of Heart Disease

Fewer Americans Are Dying of Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death among Americans. It claimed the lives of 900,000 Americans in 2016. What’s more, as the obesity crisis has taken hold, the profile of a patient with heart disease has changed. This used to be considered a disease of...
Detecting Heart Attacks With Machine Learning Technology

Detecting Heart Attacks With Machine Learning Technology

Did you know that when a patient enters an emergency room and tells the doctor that he is having a heart attack, the doctor relies on a series of diagnostic questions to determine whether the patient is actually dealing with cardiac troubles? Generally speaking, the...
Are You Unknowingly Eating Too Much Trans Fat?

Are You Unknowingly Eating Too Much Trans Fat?

The American Heart Association warns that trans fats raise your LDL (bad) cholesterol levels and lowers your good (HDL) levels. If you’re conscious about your heart health, you know to avoid trans fats at all costs. But are you unknowingly eating too much trans...
Health Symptoms Men Shouldn’t Ignore

Health Symptoms Men Shouldn’t Ignore

When it comes to a person’s health, there is nothing more important. Due to the fact that the human body is a dynamic and ever-changing organism, it is common for men to experience certain health symptoms that are fairly normal and of little concern....