In-depth

Angina

Angina is a common type of chest pain caused by coronary artery disease. Unstable angina can be a warning sign of a heart attack.

Angioplasty

Coronary angioplasty and stents can reopen clogged heart arteries if buildup of plaques is causing chest pain, shortness of breath or a heart attack.

Arm pain

Sometimes, all you need for arm pain is home treatment. Other times, fractures and nerve problems can require extensive medical care.

Coping with job stress

High stress levels at work can steal the joy from life. Learn how to turn the tables on job stress, starting today.

Coronary angiogram

A coronary angiogram uses special X-rays to examine the inside of your heart's blood vessels. Find out what to expect when you have the procedure.

Coronary bypass surgery

Coronary bypass surgery is a procedure to treat blockage of blood to the heart muscle.

Create a quit-smoking plan

Having a plan to stop smoking or stop using other tobacco may help you quit for good. Here's how to put a quit-smoking plan in place.

Daily aspirin therapy

Daily aspirin therapy can be a lifesaving option, but it's not for everyone. Get the facts before considering a daily aspirin.

Echocardiogram

Echocardiogram allows your doctor to see your heart in motion. Here's what you need to know about the test.

Electrocardiogram

An electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is a test that provides valuable clues about your heart health. Here's what you need to know about the test.

Fitness for less

Can't afford a gym membership? Use these tips to get in shape without breaking your budget.

Fitting in fitness

Finding time for fitness can be tough. Start by making it convenient.

How to say no

Discover why saying no may be the single most important strategy you can use for stress relief.

Meat and poultry

Learn ways to trim the fat from meat and poultry without sacrificing taste and enjoyment.

Neck pain

Neck pain can result from a wide variety of causes including injury, poor posture, and wear and tear on joints.

Nuclear stress test

Quitting smoking

When you're trying to quit smoking, cravings can be powerful. Use these 10 strategies to help resist tobacco cravings.

Shortness of breath

Shortness of breath can be frightening. Most of the time, a heart or lung condition is the cause.

Weight-loss goals

Convert your thoughts into actions by setting realistic and attainable weight-loss goals.

Weight-loss readiness

Before you plunge into a weight-loss program, see if you're truly ready to change.

Mar. 06, 2014

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