Blood Pressure

Which Drug for Hypertension?

Doctors often enroll multiple medications to fight a killer.

6 Major Risk Factors for an Older Heart

Countering just one or two, now, could turn your cardiac clock back.

Ask the Doctors: 10/05

Systolic inconsistency; Plavix and small bruise marks; Amiodarone as treatment for arrhythmias

Ask the Doctors: 07/05

Hypertension medication; Drug coating options for stents; Non-invasive alternative to a cardiac catheterization

Healthier Arteries, Clearer Thinking

What you do for your heart pays off for your brain and memory.

Ask the Doctors: 03/05

Disparity in blood pressures, different kinds of strokes, stress-test drugs that raise heart rates