Archive for February, 2014

Reducing Heart Disease Risk

A recent study by researchers in Spain (February 2014 issue of the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology) found that people taking the free Heart Age test were more likely to be helped with reducing heart disease risk than those using the older, but more well known Framingham score. Take the free test and if […]

American Heart Month Turns 50

In 1964, President Lyndon Johnson signed a proclamation declaring the month of February to be American Heart Month. With that being said, each February for the past 50 years, the goal of the American Heart Association (AHA) has been to urge Americans to take responsibility for their heart health. Many things have changed in the […]