Heart Disease

Heart disease is all too common among both women and men. Protect your heart with careful medical attention plus healthy lifestyle choices.
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Do You Know the Symptoms of a Stroke?

Use this helpful infographic to learn what you need to know.

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What to Do During and After a Stroke

Get practical advice on what to do if you have a stroke and discover how to manage your recovery.

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Living Longer, Living Better

A Miraculous Recovery in Hospice

After his stroke, he was not expected to live and was sent to hospice care. The story didn't end there.

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Stroke: How a Woman Helped Save Her Friend

Merry Jo Escher didn't feel good. Her quick-thinking friend recognized the symptoms and got help.

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What I Learned from Surviving a Stroke at 48

Her advice to stroke survivors—and everyone else, too.

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What You Need to Know about Your Blood Pressure
Health and Wellness

Blood Pressure: What You Should Know

For National Blood Pressure Awareness Month we had a cardiologist answer all of your burning questions about one of the most important functions of the body. 

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Living Longer, Living Better

This Heart Attack Survivor Wants You to Know the Signs

After surviving a heart attack, Bertha "B" Verde wants other women to know what she didn't when it comes to heart disease. 

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Guideposts Classics: Art Carney on God's Healing Power

In this story from July 1997, the popular actor Art Carney shares the story about how God saw him through heart surgery—and made him a changed man.

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How to pray for the sick from Guideposts blogger Rick Hamlin.
Caregiving

6 Ways to Pray for the Sick

When it comes to helping the sick, every prayer counts. Here's where to start.

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The Gratitude Challenge–Part 1
Positive Living

The Gratitude Challenge–Part 1

Giving thanks isn’t just a nice idea. It's actually good for your health!

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