| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Frank J. Rosalie, owner of Fitness Together of Williamsburg, www.fitnesstogether.com/willamsburg, 757-345-2246, offers these tips for heart health in February.
He writes: "It’s Heart Health Month meaning this month is ablaze with the color red!...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Knowing the right way to eat is one thing, but doing it is not always easy, especially when dining out.
But some Baltimore-area restaurants are making heart-healthy dining easier and more attractive for their diners.
Restaurants like Zia's in Towson are...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Whether we like it or not, winter will be here soon. Many of us have begun winter maintenance on our homes and cars, so why not make some similar tweaks to our diets? For motivation and ideas, the American Heart Association (AHA) is claiming Nov. 7, as...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. There is currently no cure, and the only available drug treatments, while masking the initial symptoms — memory loss, difficulties with problem solving and temporal and...
| May 2, 2012
• Avoid saunas, hot tubs, steam baths and exposure to any other sources of excessive heat.
• Stop tobacco use.
• Avoid excessive alcohol use.
• Do not take anabolic steroids or illicit testosterone supplements.
• Eat a heart-...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:08 AM
Dr. Steve met up with Richard Blais, winner of Top Chef: All Stars.
With more than 42 million American women suffering from some form of heart disease and risk factors on the rise, eating a heart-healthy diet has never been more important – or more...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
February has been American Heart Month. It's a month dedicated to educating the public about heart disease. Choosing to live a healthy lifestyle, including diet, nutrition and exercise all help combat heart disease.
According to the American Heart...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:48 AM
Today’s the day to celebrate love. All around you, people are sending or receiving bouquets of roses, heart-shaped boxes of chocolates and endearing messages scrawled across greeting cards.
So many cards are purchased this time of year that...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 1:53 PM
February is synonymous with hearts for Valentine's Day and for American Heart Month. What a fitting time to think about the heart and what can be done to maintain its health.
Heart disease is often thought of as a "men's disease," but it is the leading...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:26 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who spend a lot of time exercising or eat a heart-healthy diet appear to reach menopause earlier, a new Japanese study shows.
While that doesn't prove work-outs and healthy foods are directly responsible, researchers say...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Many of us joke about “senior moments,” when the car keys seem to have vanished into thin air. Such lapses are typical for the aging brain; if there are more significant lapses and confusion, testing for Alzheimers may be in order (dementia is...