Advertisement

Ask the Experts: Heart Disease Causes

There are many types of heart disease, each with different causes. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, explains the types of heart disease, including cardiovascular disease, and lists major causes, like a poor diet and smoking.

More On

5 Reasons Your Arteries Are Hardening

article

5 Reasons Your Arteries Are Hardening
You may not have heard of the term atherosclerosis, but you probably know it by another name: hardening of the arteries. Atherosclerosis is a buildup ...
6 Unexpected Effects of Heart Disease

slideshow

6 Unexpected Effects of Heart Disease
This common disease can hurt much more than your physical health.
Is High-Intensity, Interval Exercise Safe for Heart Patients?

article

Is High-Intensity, Interval Exercise Safe for Heart Patients?
For the last several decades, cardiologists and exercise physiologists have recommended regular aerobic exercise to improve cardiac function and lower...
Reduce Blood Levels of CRP with Beans

article

Reduce Blood Levels of CRP with Beans
Reduce your blood levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) -- a possible indicator of heart disease risk -- with a few servings of beans each week. Several...
Women's Hearts vs. Men's Hearts

article

Women's Hearts vs. Men's Hearts
According to cardiovascular experts Marc Gillinov, MD, and Steven Nissen, MD, women's hearts are similar to men's hearts in some ways and different in...