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These Are the Four Stages of Heart Failure
Heart failure is very common—and it just doesn't happen to older people. About 6.2 million Americans over the age of 20 have it. These are the stages of heart failure and what you should know about them. The post These Are the Four Stages of Heart Failure appeared first on The Healthy.
Eighth-seeded Belinda Bencic of Switzerland cruised to a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Germany's Nastasja Schunk on Monday in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix at Stuttgart, Germany.
Bencic completed the victory over the 17-year-old Schunk in one hour and 28 minutes. Schunk made it into the main draw with two qualifying victories.
The day's only other first-round match featured Maria Sakkari and the Greek recorded six aces while posting a 6-2, 6-2 victory over German wildcard Andrea Petkovic. Sakkari won 80.8 percent of her first-serve points.
What Is a Heart-Healthy Diet, and What Does It Mean to Eat for Heart Health?
It doesn’t need to be complicated.To understand why what you eat is so important, it can be helpful to take a closer look at the function of your all-important ticker. Your heart is the epicenter of your body, pumping oxygen-rich blood through your arteries to the rest of you. When arteries narrow or clog, a condition known as coronary heart disease, they cut off blood to your heart, jeopardizing the entire organ.
TEB BNP Paribas Tennis Championship Istanbul
Eighth-seeded Qiang Wang of China knocked off Russia's Anastasia Gasanova 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 in the first round at Istanbul, Turkey.
Croatia's Ana Konjuh also advanced as she registered a 7-5, 6-2 win over Italy's Sara Errani. Switzerland's Viktorija Golubic notched a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 win over Spain's Nuria Parrizas Diaz.
Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic outlasted Spain's Cristina Bucsa 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-3. Also, a match between Russians Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Anastasia Potapotva was suspended due to rain prior to the third set and will be resumed Tuesday.
(Field Level Media)
One Major Effect of Eating Olive Oil, Says New Study .
According to the American Heart Association, HDL can fight inflammation, which could potentially protect us against dangerous cardiac events. RELATED: 100 Unhealthiest Foods on the PlanetThe study, published in Circulation, found that HDL is better at fighting inflammation in some people than in others, and the better it is at fighting inflammation, the less likely you are to have a heart attack or other dangerous cardiovascular event. Of course, this doesn't mean that eating a lot of olive oil will prevent you from ever having heart problems—for one thing, the research is still in its early stages.