Cancel that angioplasty, take a bike ride: Experts say exercise works better than surgery

Exercise beats angioplasty for some heart patients

BARCELONA, Spain — Working up a sweat may be even better than angioplasty for some heart patients, experts say.

Healthy eating, weight loss improve cardiac risk factors

WASHINGTON - Weight loss achieved through regular exercise and a heart-healthy diet can help improve cardiac risk factors, suggests a cardiologist.

Eat melons to lower your BP

WASHINGTON - People suffering from high blood pressure are advised to eat lots of potassium-rich vegetables and fruits such as melons, oranges, say nutrition experts at UT Southwestern Medical Centre.

Richard Egan, former ambassador to Ireland, EMC data storage firm co-founder, dies in Boston

Ex-Ireland envoy, EMC chairman Egan dies in Boston

BOSTON — Richard Egan, who rose from street kid to the U.S. ambassador to Ireland after making millions of dollars founding data storage giant EMC Corp., died Friday after a battle with lung cancer.

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