American Heart Association

Being happy can help heart patients get healthy

New research shows that there really is a connection between a positive attitude and heart health.

Scientists discovered that heart patients who maintained good spirits were more likely to live longer and be hospitalized less than those with a negative disposition. The key seems to be that happy people are […]

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Smoke-free laws don’t hurt restaurant and bar revenue, CDC says

Smoke-free laws have no significant economic impact on restaurants and bars, according to a study funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

In West Virginia, smoke-free laws were associated with a significant increase of approximately 1 percent ┬áin restaurant employment, the study reported. In the remaining eight states, […]