One Heart Stories
High blood pressure can affect anyone, regardless of age. Now is the time to protect your heart with simple lifestyle changes and advice from your physician.
A landmark trial focused on lowering high-risk patients’ blood pressure was ended abruptly – with good reason! Dr. Hill explains.
Chemotherapy and radiation are effective breast cancer treatments. But rarely, these treatments can affect the function of the heart. Add your voice – #calloutcancer today.
The flu and common cold make us feel crummy. But certain foods can help ease cold and flu symptoms. Our dietitian explains how diet affects the immune system.
More than 1 million adults in America have a congenital heart defect. A UT Southwestern doctor explains what they need to know before they become parents.
In rare cases, some cancer treatments can lead to heart problems. Dr. Banks explains what researchers have learned.
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If you exercise regularly but the scale won’t budge, you may need to alter your pre- and post-workout eating habits. Our dietitian offers tips in her latest blog.
Blood thinners can help people with atrial fibrillation avoid stroke, but all anticoagulants carry some risks of their own.
Dr. Kami Banks discusses why African-Americans face a higher risk of heart disease, and how to lower that risk.