Heart Problems

Marriage Really Does Do The Heart Good

CP | Marilynn Marchione, The Associated Press | Posted 04.02.2014 | Canada Living

Love can sometimes break a heart but marriage seems to do it a lot of good. A study of more than 3.5 million Americans finds that married people are l...

Job Loss Could Affect Your Health In This Very Serious Way

CP | Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Living

CHICAGO - Unemployment hurts more than your wallet — it may damage your heart. That's according to a study linking joblessness with heart attacks in...

Driving to Work Might be a Health Hazard

Timi Gustafson, R.D. | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada
Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Driving long distances on congested roads is part of the daily grind for millions of Americans. Commuting between the home in the suburbs and the workplace downtown has been a common phenomenon since the 50s and 60s and the hassle has only become worse ever since.

Sex Safe For Heart Patients

CP | Lindsey Tanner | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada Living

CHICAGO - Good news: Sex is safe for most heart patients. If you're healthy enough to walk up two flights of stairs without chest pain or gasping for ...

ADHD Medication: Does It Raise Heart Risks In Kids?

The Canadian Press | Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada Living

Ritalin and similar medicines that millions of North American children and teens take to curb hyperactivity and boost attention do not raise their ris...