Cardiovascular Disease News and Research

Latest Cardiovascular Disease News and Research

FDA has granted orphan drug designation to Myogen's ambrisentan, for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension

FDA has granted orphan drug designation to Myogen's ambrisentan, for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Connection between air pollution and cardiovascular disease

Connection between air pollution and cardiovascular disease

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Researchers have secured more than $19.4 million for their work on cardiovascular and liver diseases and HIV/AIDS

Researchers have secured more than $19.4 million for their work on cardiovascular and liver diseases and HIV/AIDS

Brewing expert examines health potential of beer

Brewing expert examines health potential of beer

Influence of alcohol consumption on risk of developing hypertension and type 2 diabetes

Influence of alcohol consumption on risk of developing hypertension and type 2 diabetes

Traveling to and from work can reduce cardiovascular disease in people with type 2 diabetes

Traveling to and from work can reduce cardiovascular disease in people with type 2 diabetes

FDA approval for VYTORIN for the treatment of high LDL cholesterol (LDL-C)

FDA approval for VYTORIN for the treatment of high LDL cholesterol (LDL-C)

Studies find stroke strikes poor on Mondays in Finland and fewer deaths from bleeding strokes in Sweden

Studies find stroke strikes poor on Mondays in Finland and fewer deaths from bleeding strokes in Sweden

Cardiologist studying new method of screening for heart disease

Cardiologist studying new method of screening for heart disease

Study finds that physicians help patients quit smoking but could provide more education

Study finds that physicians help patients quit smoking but could provide more education

New initiative to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in infant mortality

New initiative to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in infant mortality

Mustard greens, cabbages, broccoli, cauliflower and brussels sprouts help to preserve cognitive abilities in ageing women

Mustard greens, cabbages, broccoli, cauliflower and brussels sprouts help to preserve cognitive abilities in ageing women

Updated guidelines for treatment of blood cholesterol

Updated guidelines for treatment of blood cholesterol

Fluoxetine, orlistat, and sibutramine can diabetics achieve significant weight loss

Fluoxetine, orlistat, and sibutramine can diabetics achieve significant weight loss

Increasing levels of growth hormone may be an effective treatment for HIV lipodystrophy

Increasing levels of growth hormone may be an effective treatment for HIV lipodystrophy

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

First successful gene therapy that mimics the action of calcium channel blockers

First successful gene therapy that mimics the action of calcium channel blockers

Evidence is emerging that adult stem cells from bone marrow have therapeutic potential for restoring cardiac cells

Evidence is emerging that adult stem cells from bone marrow have therapeutic potential for restoring cardiac cells