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UAB researchers report major advance in efforts to repair damaged heart after heart attack

UAB researchers report major advance in efforts to repair damaged heart after heart attack

White men who exercise at high levels have greater risk for plaque buildup in arteries

White men who exercise at high levels have greater risk for plaque buildup in arteries

Mitochondrial DNA copy number appears to be predictive of sudden cardiac death, heart attacks

Mitochondrial DNA copy number appears to be predictive of sudden cardiac death, heart attacks

Tai Chi may improve exercise behaviors in high-risk heart attack patients

Tai Chi may improve exercise behaviors in high-risk heart attack patients

Implantable device receives FDA approval as treatment option for central sleep apnea

Implantable device receives FDA approval as treatment option for central sleep apnea

FDA approves new treatment option for patients with moderate to severe central sleep apnea

FDA approves new treatment option for patients with moderate to severe central sleep apnea

Study finds high rate of work dropout a year after heart attack

Study finds high rate of work dropout a year after heart attack

New catheter provides comprehensive insight into formation of atherosclerotic plaques

New catheter provides comprehensive insight into formation of atherosclerotic plaques

Early discharge strategy for low-risk chest pain patients could lead to potential healthcare savings

Early discharge strategy for low-risk chest pain patients could lead to potential healthcare savings

Study: 30 minutes of exercise 5 days a week linked to lower risk of death, cardiovascular disease

Study: 30 minutes of exercise 5 days a week linked to lower risk of death, cardiovascular disease

Increased adrenaline levels in non-smokers’ hearts seen with the use of one e-cigarette with nicotine

Increased adrenaline levels in non-smokers’ hearts seen with the use of one e-cigarette with nicotine

Metabolic changes after quitting could help explain how ill-effects of smoking may be reversible

Metabolic changes after quitting could help explain how ill-effects of smoking may be reversible

Regeneration ability may lie with the body's innate immune system, study shows

Regeneration ability may lie with the body's innate immune system, study shows

Encapsulating stem cells in nanogel could help repair damage to the heart

Encapsulating stem cells in nanogel could help repair damage to the heart

Cancer patients less likely to receive evidence-based treatments for heart attack

Cancer patients less likely to receive evidence-based treatments for heart attack

Study compares effect of two osteoporosis medicines on fractures

Study compares effect of two osteoporosis medicines on fractures

Beta blockers offer no additional benefit for heart attack patients who take other drugs

Beta blockers offer no additional benefit for heart attack patients who take other drugs

LSUHealthNO to examine effectiveness of novel drug designed for heart muscle regeneration

LSUHealthNO to examine effectiveness of novel drug designed for heart muscle regeneration

Doctors and older patients should work together to dial back diabetes treatment, study suggests

Doctors and older patients should work together to dial back diabetes treatment, study suggests

Antidepressant users have higher risk of death than non-users, researchers find

Antidepressant users have higher risk of death than non-users, researchers find