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New stent appears safe and effective for preventing arteries from reclosing in coronary heart disease patients

New stent appears safe and effective for preventing arteries from reclosing in coronary heart disease patients

Despite spending more for health care, Americans do not have the best medical care in the world

Despite spending more for health care, Americans do not have the best medical care in the world

Parents who smoke at home much more likely to have children who suffer from asthma all year round

Parents who smoke at home much more likely to have children who suffer from asthma all year round

AMA survey shows Americans happy to increase state alcohol taxes

AMA survey shows Americans happy to increase state alcohol taxes

Teenagers ignore warnings on skin cancer

Teenagers ignore warnings on skin cancer

Dean of Columbia's dental school has issued a "call to action" on geriatric oral health

Dean of Columbia's dental school has issued a "call to action" on geriatric oral health

Stroke warning signs and risk factor recognition

Stroke warning signs and risk factor recognition

Stroke survivors have twice the risk of dementia compared to stroke-free men and women of the same age

Stroke survivors have twice the risk of dementia compared to stroke-free men and women of the same age

British government warns couch potatoes

British government warns couch potatoes

Could Britain follow California and New York by going smoke free

Could Britain follow California and New York by going smoke free

Mothers who smoke increase the likelihood of daughters smoking 3 fold

Mothers who smoke increase the likelihood of daughters smoking 3 fold

How flexing of blood vessels during a heartbeat might contribute to heart disease

How flexing of blood vessels during a heartbeat might contribute to heart disease

Bypass surgery results in better five-year survival than balloon angioplasty and stent procedures

Bypass surgery results in better five-year survival than balloon angioplasty and stent procedures

John Reid reaffirms British Government’s commitment to tackling health inequalities

John Reid reaffirms British Government’s commitment to tackling health inequalities

Untreated postmenopausal women with osteoporosis are at risk for first spinal fracture within one year

Untreated postmenopausal women with osteoporosis are at risk for first spinal fracture within one year

Russia's housing conditions linked to high rates of asthma amongst children

Russia's housing conditions linked to high rates of asthma amongst children

Britain wheezes at bottom of European lung league

Britain wheezes at bottom of European lung league

Morning cough six times more likely to disappear if you stop smoking

Morning cough six times more likely to disappear if you stop smoking

Heart disease and stroke hit younger in developing countries

Heart disease and stroke hit younger in developing countries

Smoking tobacco with a water pipe increasingly popular among women

Smoking tobacco with a water pipe increasingly popular among women