Can alcohol cause heart disease?

Answer Consuming small amounts of alcohol, like one glass of wine per day, may actually help prevent heart disease by raising high-density lipoprotein, or good cholesterol. Drinking three or more alcoholi... Read More »

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Can heart disease cause inflammatory bowel disease?

On One Hand: A Link Exists Between IBD and the Immune SystemInflammatory bowel disease (IBD) seems to be caused by an abnormal functioning of the immune system. The U.S. Department of Health and Hu... Read More »

How does smoking cause heart disease?

While most people understand the effect that tobacco use can have on the lungs, many people are unaware that smoking can also contribute to circulatory issues. Over time, the damage that takes plac... Read More »

Does coffee cause heart disease?

On One Hand: No Problems FoundThere is no reported scientific evidence that suggests coffee causes heart disease. A 2008 study by Harvard University showed that coffee poses no increased risk of de... Read More »

Does heart disease cause fatigue?

On One Hand: Fatigue Present in Many Forms of Heart DiseaseFatigue is one symptom of many kinds of heart disease. Unusual fatigue is a possible heart symptom that should not be ignored because it c... Read More »