How Running May or May Not Help the Heart

New research out of the University of Minnesota addresses the question, how does running affect your heart. The study aimed to determine whether running improved or harmed heart health of older caucasian men. The answer, while reassuring, is also complicated. “You can’t just outrun your past,” said Dr. William Roberts, Department of Family and Community Medicine, who led the study.

Read more

Share this post

Related News

  • Providing Care to Tribal Communities During COVID-19

    Mary Owen, MD, assistant professor and director of the Center of American Indian and Minority Health on the Medical School’s Duluth campus, is working with her team to provide resources and care to Native American communities during COVID-19.

  • Tragedy and Resilience

    We are all experiencing a true tragedy in light of recent events in Minneapolis that have spread to other parts of the Twin Cities today. What I've heard from a number of you is a shared sense of outrage, frustration, and deep sadness at a death that should not have happened.