Tag: American Heart Association

February: National Heart Month

February is National Heart Month — most of us know that know the key to heart health is a diet rich in fruit, vegetables and whole grains along with an active lifestyle…. Read More

Timing of Meals Important

We all know that when it comes to heart health, what we consume is a primary consideration. But according to a recent statement released by the American Heart Association (AHA), the timing… Read More

Anxiety Linked to Stroke Risk: Study

A study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has shown an association between anxiety and a higher long-term risk for stroke, according to a news release by the American… Read More

Prevention Key to Stemming Severe Childhood Obesity Trend by R Mandanah Stockton

A couple of months ago, the CDC reported that childhood obesity rates are leveling off in many states – that’s good news. Here’s the not so good news:  according to the American… Read More