1 Cigarette Per Day Still Raises Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsBritish researchers say that even smoking just one cigarette per day still has a significant impact on a person's risk for developing heart disease or having a stroke.
Is Fast Food Linked To Childhood Heart Disease?Researchers in Britain say kids who regularly eat fast food could be on the fast track to getting heart disease and diabetes when they are older.
Eating Cheese Daily May Be Good For You, Study FindsResearchers have found that eating cheese every day is potentially good for your health and may decrease your chance of developing heart disease.
Heart Disease Linked To How Fast You Walk, Study SaysResearchers in England are warning that people who like to move at a slower pace may be at greater risk for heart problems.
Too Much Standing Linked To Heart Disease, Study SaysThe percentage of workers who stood all day and suffered heart disease was more than twice as high as those who mostly sat.
Broward Heart Walk Takes Place At Nova Southeastern UniversityThe Broward Heart Walk is taking place on Sunday at Nova Southeastern University in Davie.
Doctors Use 3D Printed Heart To Plan Surgery For 4-Year-OldA 4-year-old, born with a rare congenital heart disease, has a better chance at a normal life thanks to doctors, and a 3D model printed of her heart.
Sitting: A Silent KillerDoctors say sitting for too long can kill you, or at least lead to a host of ailments.
Focus On South Florida: From Fat Boy To Fit ManJune is Men’s Health Month. Heart Disease remains the number one killer of men and women. More than one in three adult men have some sort of heart disease. We feature Eli Sapharti, he struggled with much of his life with obesity, now he’s lost 110 pounds and written a book about how not being able to fit in an airplane seat forced him to change his life.
Test Detects Heart Disease Using Only Your FingersCould a simple, completely non-invasive test predict your risk for a heart attack just by measuring your finger? There’s a new device which can tell you the health of your blood vessels, and your heart.
The Big Salt Shake UpCould all those warnings about too much salt be wrong? An independent investigator with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation raises the question in a New York Times Op-Ed titled "Salt, We Misjudged You." CBS4's Cynthia Demos has the health controversy.
New Device Can Detect Heart Attacks EarlyA trial is underway to make a pacemaker-like device available in the U.S. that will vibrate and have an alarm, worn like a pager, that will go off if you are about to have a heart attack.