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Keys to living a healthier life

Would you be willing to sleep in more to add another two years to your life? Maybe floss more often in exchange for another year of living? How about having sex more often to extend your life expectancy?

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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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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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How to cook smarter

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

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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 your 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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Exercises for kids

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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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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Tips for lowering your cholesterol

Having a high cholesterol can put you at greater risk of having a heart attack or a stroke. If your cholesterol is high, consider using these suggestions to help you lower it.

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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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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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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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Be careful of your heart when shoveling

When shoveling, use these tips to protect your heart and your 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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Mediterranean diet: A heart-healthy eating plan

Find out how following a Mediterranean diet can benefit your health.

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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.

Snowed In

Take care of your heart when shoveling

When shoveling, use these tips to protect your heart and your health.

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10 foods you think are healthy but aren't

Take a look at 10 foods that aren't as good for you as you thought, as complied by Cooking Light magazine.

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Best cities for female entrepreneurs

Check out which 25 global cities ranked as tops for attracting and fostering women-owned businesses, according to the new Women Entrepreneur Cities Index report commissioned by Dell.

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Top 20 amusement parks in North America

Before you head out on your summer vacation adventures, check out which North American amusement parks are the most popular with visitors.

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A look at the world's best sky-high, rooftop restaurants

Some of the best views in dining come from restaurants in the sky. From balmy Moroccan roof terraces to vertiginous Chinese skyscrapers, CNN rounded up the venues with menus worthy of their killer views.

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Father's Day freebies for Dad

Businesses across the country are offering lots of freebies and free meals for dads on Father's Day.

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Best, worst states for working dads

Being a father can often times be a pretty tough job. But depending on which state they call home, some dads may have it easier than others.

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McDonald's dishes around the world

French fries are in short supply at McDonald's restaurants in Japan. Take a look at interesting McDonald's dishes around the world.

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America's 25 most popular national parks

With June marking Great Outdoors Month, it's time to get out and enjoy a bit of America's wide open spaces, starting with the 25 most visited national parks.

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The most influential candy bars of all time

With June marking National Candy Month, it's time to feed both your sweet tooth and your brain with a look at the most influential candy bars of all time.

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15 things to buy at a dollar store

Sometimes, you get what you pay for. But dollar stores also sell good products like these at a tremendous discount.

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10 best cities for millennials to buy a house

Where should millennials who aspire to home ownership buy? These are the top 10 cities for millennials to buy a house, according to a report by the National Association of Realtors.

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Sweet history of doughnuts

In honor of Friday's National Doughnut Day, take a look at the history of this deep-fried treat.

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