All posts created by Frances Bloomfield
07/27/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Heart attacks, or acute myocardial infarctions, are among the leading causes of death, second only to cancer. Many of these

06/15/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

When it comes to heart health, a person’s diet plays a crucial role. Eating a good amount of heart-healthy foods

04/25/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Adhering to a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle has both benefits and drawbacks. One such drawback is the lack of reliable docosahexaenoic

03/05/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Elevated levels of long-term air pollution are known for increasing the risk of various health problems, heart attacks included. As

02/08/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Eating too many processed foods will make you fat; this in turn makes you more susceptible to a plethora of

12/18/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. – about 790,000 Americans have a heart attack per year,

12/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Flexibility is an often-overlooked component of exercise, yet its inclusion in fitness regimens will prove beneficial in the long run.

12/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Atrial fibrillation is a cardiac rhythm disorder marked by the rapid and irregular beating of the atrium. Currently, there is

12/07/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Are you doing senior citizens more harm than good by offering them your seat on the bus? According to one

12/07/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Researchers from the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn., have found a link between heart health and memory issues.