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Content Under Pressure?

  Exercise Now To Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Later. A hike in your blood pressure during middle age significantly raises the risk of having a heart attack or a stroke during your lifetime, according to new Northwestern Medicine research. The study, published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association, offers a new understanding on the  Continue Reading »

Ladies: Breathe In, Breathe Out.

  How Exercise Improves Your Cardiovascular Health. It’s well known that physical activity can improve cardiovascular health. But it’s the impact exercise has on specific known risk factors that accounts for about 60 percent of that improvement, according to research reported in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association. In a major study of over  Continue Reading »

Heart Needs Work After An Attack.

New Study Disproves The Notion That The Heart Must Rest. A new study by researchers at the University of Alberta shows that for best results in stable patients after a heart attack, early exercise as well as prolonged exercise is the key to the best outcomes. Study co-authors Mark Haykowsky and Alex Clark, et al,  Continue Reading »