Cardiovascular Disease News and Research

Latest Cardiovascular Disease News and Research

Chronic kidney disease increases a person's risk of heart disease, stroke, or death

Chronic kidney disease increases a person's risk of heart disease, stroke, or death

Four or more glasses of red wine per week may reduce risk of prostate cancer by 50 percent

Four or more glasses of red wine per week may reduce risk of prostate cancer by 50 percent

Obesity makes surgery more difficult and risky

Obesity makes surgery more difficult and risky

Link between elevated blood sugar levels in diabetics and increased risk of life-threatening forms of cardiovascular disease

Link between elevated blood sugar levels in diabetics and increased risk of life-threatening forms of cardiovascular disease

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

New culprit behind the brain injury suffered by stroke victims

New culprit behind the brain injury suffered by stroke victims

Helping seniors in times of trauma

Helping seniors in times of trauma

Current methods of delivering health care to kids are woefully unable to cope with a pediatric disease pendulum

Current methods of delivering health care to kids are woefully unable to cope with a pediatric disease pendulum

New glaucoma risk assessment principles help physicians decide who needs treatment

New glaucoma risk assessment principles help physicians decide who needs treatment

Western diseases such as stroke and heart disease are a major problem in Asia

Western diseases such as stroke and heart disease are a major problem in Asia

Chronic illnesses among children not adequately addressed

Chronic illnesses among children not adequately addressed

Moderate alcohol consumption cuts rate of further narrowing after heart surgery

Moderate alcohol consumption cuts rate of further narrowing after heart surgery

Higher body mass index has a stronger association with diabetes than physical inactivity

Higher body mass index has a stronger association with diabetes than physical inactivity

Ezetrol co-administration with statin therapy lowers LDL cholesterol in diabetics

Ezetrol co-administration with statin therapy lowers LDL cholesterol in diabetics

Smoking, high blood pressure and high cholesterol have taken a substantial toll on the American wallet

Smoking, high blood pressure and high cholesterol have taken a substantial toll on the American wallet

Does the popular Atkins diet really work?

Does the popular Atkins diet really work?

Students to be educated on better eating and lifestyle choices

Students to be educated on better eating and lifestyle choices

Blacks and whites have similar amounts of coronary calcium deposits, which are a sign of atherosclerotic plaques

Blacks and whites have similar amounts of coronary calcium deposits, which are a sign of atherosclerotic plaques

The lower your cholesterol in midlife, the better you are off in old age

The lower your cholesterol in midlife, the better you are off in old age

Are Latin America and the Caribbean ready to meet the health challenges of the coming senior boom?

Are Latin America and the Caribbean ready to meet the health challenges of the coming senior boom?