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Hearts Get ‘Younger,’ Even At Middle Age, With Exercise

Eventually it happens to everyone. As we age, even if we’re healthy, the heart becomes less flexible, more stiff and just isn’t as efficient in processing oxygen as it used to be. In most people the first signs show up in the 50s

American Heart Association Warns Breast Cancer Patients That Treatment May Affect Their Hearts

The American Heart Association (AHA) is warning breast cancer patients and survivors that certain cancer treatments may put their hearts at risk, according to a statement released Thursday in the journal Circulation. Breast cancer survivors who’ve received chemotherapy and radiation may be at an increased risk