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UAB researchers developing new peptide that may help combat familial hypercholesterolemia

UAB researchers developing new peptide that may help combat familial hypercholesterolemia

Research on repair of broken hearts hints at possibility of new designer cardiovascular therapies

Research on repair of broken hearts hints at possibility of new designer cardiovascular therapies

High dietary potassium and low sodium can help improve risk factors for heart, kidney disease

High dietary potassium and low sodium can help improve risk factors for heart, kidney disease

Scientists unlock heart-protective benefits of soy

Scientists unlock heart-protective benefits of soy

Medication adherence interventions can help avoid hospitalizations for heart disease patients

Medication adherence interventions can help avoid hospitalizations for heart disease patients

Long-term heavy alcohol drinking habits may prematurely age arteries, study finds

Long-term heavy alcohol drinking habits may prematurely age arteries, study finds

WHO’s Global Hearts initiative focuses on reducing heart disease worldwide

WHO’s Global Hearts initiative focuses on reducing heart disease worldwide

New study highlights need for routine counseling on physical activity during doctor-patient encounter

New study highlights need for routine counseling on physical activity during doctor-patient encounter

‘Fasting-mimicking’ diet reduces risk factors for major diseases

‘Fasting-mimicking’ diet reduces risk factors for major diseases

New guidelines provide expanded treatment options for millions of women living with heart failure

New guidelines provide expanded treatment options for millions of women living with heart failure

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

Intensive blood pressure control regimen could save more than 100,000 lives each year

Intensive blood pressure control regimen could save more than 100,000 lives each year

Married individuals have lower levels of stress hormone than unmarried, divorced people

Married individuals have lower levels of stress hormone than unmarried, divorced people

'Anti-ageing' hormone may play major role in development of kidney disease, study suggests

'Anti-ageing' hormone may play major role in development of kidney disease, study suggests

Specific genetic errors that trigger congenital heart disease can be reproduced in common fruit fly

Specific genetic errors that trigger congenital heart disease can be reproduced in common fruit fly

‘Heart disease’ related to hardening of arteries could affect feet, kidneys and the brain

‘Heart disease’ related to hardening of arteries could affect feet, kidneys and the brain

Consuming whole grains has modest effects on gut microbiota and immune response, study finds

Consuming whole grains has modest effects on gut microbiota and immune response, study finds

Scientists identify gene variants that predispose children to developing Kawasaki disease

Scientists identify gene variants that predispose children to developing Kawasaki disease

UCLA cardiology expert provides ten heart healthy tips for Valentine's Day

UCLA cardiology expert provides ten heart healthy tips for Valentine's Day

Poor and less-educated older Americans more likely to suffer from chronic pain, research shows

Poor and less-educated older Americans more likely to suffer from chronic pain, research shows