The Checkup: Cardiovascular Health

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 08/15/2012

What do egg yolks and cigarettes have in common?

Is eating egg yolks -- which are full of cholesterol -- as bad for your cardiovascular system as smoking? New research says "almost."

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  07:00 AM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cholesterol, cardiovascular health

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 03/07/2011

Wake up! It’s sleep awareness week

New data released by the CDC to coincide with National Sleep Awareness Week — which begins today — paint a less-than-ideal picture of Americans’ relationship with sleep.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  07:00 AM ET, 03/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cardiovascular Health, Chronic Conditions, Family Health, General Health, Sleep, Stress