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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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Tips to lower 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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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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Could you have an arrhythmia?

A little skip in your heart beat once in a while is normal. Find out if yours is something more.

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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.

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Take care of your heart when shoveling

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

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US cities where residents feel safest

Tuesday night marks National Night Out. In honor of the annual community-building event, take a look at which U.S. cities feel the safest to their residents.

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Luxury hotels create buzz with urban beekeeping

In recent years, global hotels have joined the urban bee-keeping trend too, bringing their own honey direct to their tables. Here's a look at five top luxury hotels creating a buzz in their local communities.

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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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10 late-summer destinations worth bad weather

With the dog days of summer here, Yahoo! Travel offers 10 travel destinations that may not offer the perfect late-summer weather, but make up for it with deep discounts.

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Top 10 hot spots for car thieves

With July marking National Vehicle Theft Protection Month, take a look at the National Insurance Crime Bureau's annual list of the top hot spots for car thieves as ranked by auto theft rates per 100,000 residents. Click on to find out if your city is among the top 10.

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Best, worst states for speeding tickets

Most people who have ever gotten a speeding ticket feel like their state is the worst place to get one. The truth is, some states are tougher on speeding and reckless drivers than others. Click on to see where your state ranks.

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What is an IPO?

As Ferrari prepares for an IPO, find out more about an initial public stock offering and what it means for a company.

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Weirdest craft beer flavors

Oxbow Brewing in Maine is infusing a saison with boiled lobster, set for release in summer of 2015. Take a look at some of the quirkiest, spiciest, sweetest or most unusual beers brewed in craft breweries all over America.

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Top 10 hot dog toppings for National Hot Dog Day

As you celebrate National Hot Dog Day on Thursday, what are you reaching for to finish off that hot dog? Mustard? Maybe some chili and cheese? Whatever your tastes, see where they land on this list of the top 10 hot dog toppings.

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25 companies that are changing retail landscape

Business Insider lists 25 companies that are revolutionizing the retail industry.

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'It's not witchcraft, it's art'

A French-Moroccan photographer is making waves with her striking portraits for myriad reasons, from superstition to feelings of being exploited.

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World's weirdest ice cream flavors

July is National Ice Cream Month. Check out some of the weirdest flavors from around the world.

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