Cardiovascular Disease

Cardiovascular disease involves the heart and vessels and is the number one killer in the U.S. accounting for nearly 30-percent of all deaths. Cardiovascular disease has a number of forms but the most common are myocardial infarction and angina pectoris which affect the heart itself.
What is Cardiovascular Disease?

Diseases of disorders of this system are termed cardiovascular diseases. Cardiovascular diseases kill an estimated 17 million people worldwide each year. Majority of these are due to heart attacks and strokes.

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People with accelerated biological age at increased risk of COVID-19 symptom severity and mortality

People with accelerated biological age at increased risk of COVID-19 symptom severity and mortality

Stress hormone is a crucial component of diabetes management, shows study

Stress hormone is a crucial component of diabetes management, shows study

Researchers analyze the effects of beta-blockers on men and women with hypertension

Researchers analyze the effects of beta-blockers on men and women with hypertension

New biomarker could be an early indicator of cognitive decline

New biomarker could be an early indicator of cognitive decline

Newly identified gene variants in Black Americans could lead to precision prostate cancer therapies

Newly identified gene variants in Black Americans could lead to precision prostate cancer therapies

New clinical trial to assess safety and efficacy of convalescent plasma to prevent COVID-19

New clinical trial to assess safety and efficacy of convalescent plasma to prevent COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 a dagger to the aging heart

SARS-CoV-2 a dagger to the aging heart

Bats offer clues to combat COVID-19

Bats offer clues to combat COVID-19

Corn-based diet with flavonoids alleviates IBD-like symptoms in mice

Corn-based diet with flavonoids alleviates IBD-like symptoms in mice

Early life BMI linked to cardiovascular disease signs at 11-12 years

Early life BMI linked to cardiovascular disease signs at 11-12 years

7 in 10 U.S. adults worry poor health will limit their life experiences, survey finds

7 in 10 U.S. adults worry poor health will limit their life experiences, survey finds

Coronary calcium scoring can help doctors make the right recommendation about statin therapy

Coronary calcium scoring can help doctors make the right recommendation about statin therapy

Highly effective and safe nanocrystal can fight against dangerous doses of radiation

Highly effective and safe nanocrystal can fight against dangerous doses of radiation

Coronavirus crisis disrupts treatment for another epidemic: Addiction

Coronavirus crisis disrupts treatment for another epidemic: Addiction

Asthma does not appear to increase the risk of COVID-19, shows study

Asthma does not appear to increase the risk of COVID-19, shows study

Research suggests protective effect of influenza vaccine against COVID-19 severity and mortality

Research suggests protective effect of influenza vaccine against COVID-19 severity and mortality

Toxic metallic air pollution nanoparticles found inside myocardial mitochondria of city dwellers

Toxic metallic air pollution nanoparticles found inside myocardial mitochondria of city dwellers

Morning walks can improve the sleeping habits of bypass surgery patients

Morning walks can improve the sleeping habits of bypass surgery patients

Latest findings put Benson Viscometers at the forefront of Covid-19 fight

Latest findings put Benson Viscometers at the forefront of Covid-19 fight

Markers of vascular damage in COVID-19

Markers of vascular damage in COVID-19