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Metabolic syndrome is the new 'silent killer', warn researchers

Metabolic syndrome is the new 'silent killer', warn researchers

Study measures effect of ‘weight cycling’ on health outcomes in people with pre-existing heart disease

Study measures effect of ‘weight cycling’ on health outcomes in people with pre-existing heart disease

Higher free thyroxine levels may be linked to greater risk of atherosclerotic diseases

Higher free thyroxine levels may be linked to greater risk of atherosclerotic diseases

Research finds link between insomnia and increased risk of heart attack, stroke

Research finds link between insomnia and increased risk of heart attack, stroke

Astaxanthin compound shows ability to activate 'longevity gene' in mice

Astaxanthin compound shows ability to activate 'longevity gene' in mice

Study shows existence of numerous, varied genetic syndromes linked to obesity than previously thought

Study shows existence of numerous, varied genetic syndromes linked to obesity than previously thought

Medications, PCI equally beneficial for treating complete blockage in heart's arteries

Medications, PCI equally beneficial for treating complete blockage in heart's arteries

Moderate exercise may benefit patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Moderate exercise may benefit patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

New class of cholesterol-lowering drug alongside statins can reduce risk of cardiovascular diseases

New class of cholesterol-lowering drug alongside statins can reduce risk of cardiovascular diseases

Study finds depression to be strongest predictor of death following heart disease diagnosis

Study finds depression to be strongest predictor of death following heart disease diagnosis

Temporary blood pressure drops in middle age may increase risk of dementia in later years

Temporary blood pressure drops in middle age may increase risk of dementia in later years

Healthier diets could contribute to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions

Healthier diets could contribute to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions

Desk-bound jobs linked to bigger waists and increased risk of heart disease

Desk-bound jobs linked to bigger waists and increased risk of heart disease

Heart attack symptoms may have been missed in many patients admitted to hospital, study suggests

Heart attack symptoms may have been missed in many patients admitted to hospital, study suggests

CHLA investigator receives $1.7 million NIH grant to study heart regeneration after injury

CHLA investigator receives $1.7 million NIH grant to study heart regeneration after injury

RTI study: Cardiovascular disease costs expected to reach $1.1 trillion in next two decades

RTI study: Cardiovascular disease costs expected to reach $1.1 trillion in next two decades

Number of children may be new risk factor for cardiovascular diseases in both parents

Number of children may be new risk factor for cardiovascular diseases in both parents

Disadvantaged women more likely to suffer heart attack than men, new study finds

Disadvantaged women more likely to suffer heart attack than men, new study finds

Experts suggest new five-stage system of classifying patients at risk for heart attack

Experts suggest new five-stage system of classifying patients at risk for heart attack

Weight loss leads to improvements in psoriasis symptoms and quality of life

Weight loss leads to improvements in psoriasis symptoms and quality of life