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What to ask your doctor about heart disease

During your next visit to the doctor, consider asking these questions to see if you could be at risk for heart disease.

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Eat your way to a healthy heart

A healthy diet can help alleviate three major risk factors for heart disease. Find out what such a diet entails.

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Workouts for parents, child to do together

Trying to find time to work out and spend time with your kids can be difficult. One way to keep you and your child healthy while spending quality time together is to exercise with your child.

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5 hidden health risks for women

Despite increased attention to women's health issues, there are still many health risks that women need to know about that are not getting a whole lot of attention.

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Various exercises can strengthen heart

Going to the gym can make your muscles bigger and stronger. But improving your heart may be the most important workout.

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Ways to lower your stress level

From time to time we all get stressed out. Try using some of these ideas to help lower your stress level.

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Is sex safe after heart attack?

Experts say that people can have sex after their heart attacks. In fact, the more you exercise -- including having sex -- the better your odds.

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How do foods get heart-check mark?

If you want to find foods that can help keep your heart healthy, a special insignia from the American Heart Association could help guide you at the grocery store.

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How much exercise should adults get each day?

We all know we need to exercise, but how much? Find out here.

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Does aspirin have heart health benefits?

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but it's up for debate as to what a daily dose of aspirin can actually do for your heart health.

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5 foods your heart will thank you for eating

It's no fun to cut out salty snacks and red meat, but tasty alternatives can help you stay proactive about heart health without eating boiled chicken and rice cakes.

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Omega-3s: Meet the fats that help your heart

Find out how taking omega-3 fatty acids can help your heart.

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What are unhealthiest fast-food items?

It's no secret that fast-food items aren't always the healthiest option. But what items are the worst? Find out which fast-food items contain the most calories.

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5 numbers you don't know but should

Find out what numbers you need to know to keep your cardiovascular system healthy.

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Leg cramps can be red flag for heart disease

Muscle pain that occurs while walking can herald a dangerous condition called peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

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Cardiac arrest and heart disease

Find out more about what causes cardiac arrest.

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Tai chi might help heart failure patients

Find out how heart patients may benefit from tai chi.

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Tips to keep your heart healthy

What can you do in your day-to-day life to keep your heart healthy? Use these tips.

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In heart attacks, faster treatments save lives

Studies show that fast treatment makes patients more likely to survive certain types of heart attacks. According to national guidelines, heart attack patients should go from hospital door to "balloon" treatment within 90 minutes.

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Tips for braving stormy holiday travel

A storm is set to dump rain and snow across most of the eastern U.S. -- just in time to wreak havoc on Thanksgiving travel. Follow these tips from CNN for (hopefully) calm travels this holiday.

Holiday foods to keep away from pets

The holidays are all about food, but there are some goodies you need to keep away from pets.

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Save the most on your grocery bill

Buying food for Thanksgiving dinner? Check out ways you can maximize your grocery store dollar.

Images of the new Mazda CX-3 compact SUV

Mazda is adding to its stable of fun, practical cars with an all-new SUV.

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Store closings in 2014

Staples says it's closing 170 stores, the latest in a slew of store closings in 2014.

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Famous first tweets

Singer Garth Brooks joined Twitter this week. Check out what he had to say and other famous first tweets.

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States with the most job growth

With hiring up and unemployment continuing to fall, find out which states have the most potential for job growth in the next year.

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The Rosetta comet mission in pictures

Take a look at the European Space Agency's historic mission to land a spaceraft on the surface of a comet.

10 most popular pizza toppings

Today is National Pizza With Everything Day! Check out Americans' favorite pizza toppings.

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Thanksgiving hours for major retailers

Black Friday is nearly here, although it should be more like "Black Thanksgiving" this year. Check out store hours and the history behind America's shopping "holiday."

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Best employers for veterans

Today is Veterans Day. What makes an employer a top company for our country's servicemen and women? Click to find out.

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Going broke: Bankrupt municipalities

A federal judge on Friday approved Detroit's 16-month-long plan to emerge from the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history, WDIV reported. Take a look at all the U.S. cities that have gone broke.

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