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Angina is chest pain or discomfort that occurs when an area of your heart muscle doesn't get enough oxygen-rich blood. Angina may feel like pressure or squeezing in your chest. The pain also may occur in your shoulders, arms, neck, jaw, or back. It can feel like indigestion.
Poor cardiorespiratory fitness could increase risk of future heart attack, finds new study

Poor cardiorespiratory fitness could increase risk of future heart attack, finds new study

Eisai enters into agreement with Eurofarma for its anti-obesity agent lorcaserin

Eisai enters into agreement with Eurofarma for its anti-obesity agent lorcaserin

Statins associated with low risk of side effects

Statins associated with low risk of side effects

Cholesterol-lowering drug reduces chance of having second heart problems or stroke

Cholesterol-lowering drug reduces chance of having second heart problems or stroke

Study highlights need for interventions to improve statin use among older adults

Study highlights need for interventions to improve statin use among older adults

Validation of non-invasive stent monitoring techniques

Validation of non-invasive stent monitoring techniques

Eisai enters into agreement with Eurofarma for development and sales of lorcaserin in 17 countries

Eisai enters into agreement with Eurofarma for development and sales of lorcaserin in 17 countries

New DNA test can predict adult heart attack risk much earlier in life

New DNA test can predict adult heart attack risk much earlier in life

Henry Ford Hospital cardiologists are first in the U.S. to implant device for hard-to-treat angina

Henry Ford Hospital cardiologists are first in the U.S. to implant device for hard-to-treat angina

Celltrion and Emory University sign 'Incubation' agreement to develop new drug candidates for atherosclerosis

Celltrion and Emory University sign 'Incubation' agreement to develop new drug candidates for atherosclerosis

ASPREE trial explores whether low dose aspirin can prolong good health in elderly people

ASPREE trial explores whether low dose aspirin can prolong good health in elderly people

Imaging with CMR can improve detection of cardiac injury in lupus patients

Imaging with CMR can improve detection of cardiac injury in lupus patients

Even the fittest middle-aged athletes are not immune to cardiovascular disease, study reveals

Even the fittest middle-aged athletes are not immune to cardiovascular disease, study reveals

Non-invasive test could help avoid unnecessary heart procedures

Non-invasive test could help avoid unnecessary heart procedures

Study finds cause and history of spontaneous coronary artery dissection

Study finds cause and history of spontaneous coronary artery dissection

Drug coated balloons are as good as stent implants for treating small blocked arteries

Drug coated balloons are as good as stent implants for treating small blocked arteries

Daily use of aspirin does not reduce occurrence of major cardiovascular events, finds ARRIVE trial

Daily use of aspirin does not reduce occurrence of major cardiovascular events, finds ARRIVE trial

ARRIVE study assesses impact of daily aspirin on heart attacks, strokes

ARRIVE study assesses impact of daily aspirin on heart attacks, strokes

Study demonstrates cardiovascular safety of weight loss drug

Study demonstrates cardiovascular safety of weight loss drug

Heart scans for patients with chest pains could save thousands of lives, suggests study

Heart scans for patients with chest pains could save thousands of lives, suggests study